Smashing Security #142: Mercedes secret sensors, smart cities, and ransomware runs riot

Smashing Security #142: Mercedes secret sensors, smart cities, and ransomware runs riot

Darknet Diaries host Jack Rhysider joins us to discuss how cities in Texas are being hit by a wave of ransomware, how Mercedes Benz has installed a tracker in your car (but not for the reason you think), the security threats impacting smart cities, and a new feature coming to your Facebook app.


All this and much more is discussed in the latest edition of the award-winning “Smashing Security” podcast, hosted by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault.

Hosts:


Graham Cluley – @gcluleyCarole Theriault – @caroletheriault


Guest:


Jack Rhysider – @jackrhysider


Show notes:



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