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Security Now (Audio)
Steve Gibson, the man who coined the term spyware and created the first anti-spyware program, creator of SpinRite and ShieldsUP, discusses the hot topics in security today with Leo Laporte. Records live every Tuesday at 4:30pm Eastern / 1:30pm Pacific / 20:30 UTC.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.7 stars from 2,912 ratings
Steve swears like a sailor!
Leo, you cracked me up so much at the end of this podcast while I was cooking up a new style of food I’ve never cooked before, i had to stop and pause because I was laughing so hard. I have been listening religiously since at least 2017, and every week, it’s not the worst stuff happening, things...Read full review »
JapestheJester via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/09/23
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I’ve listened for years, supported Steve with multiple copies of SpinRite. Had no idea why I wasn’t getting new episodes only to find out what’s been in my app for years is now subscription only. Pass.
FnFoundry via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 08/08/23
Ad hominem attacks and politics
I have listened to this podcast since episode 1 and have not missed a single one. Steve Gibson is extremely knowledgable and personable, and is a guy I'd love to have a beer with. Unfortunately, the host, Leo Laporte, is prone to inject politics and conduct ad hominem attacks on individuals...Read full review »
Penguintopia via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 08/07/23
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