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Security In Five Podcast

May 13, 2021

The group that has been identified as the one that carried out the cyberattack on the pipeline has said it was a mistake. This episode talks about this group and their motives and why they released a statement about this. Very odd.

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May 12, 2021

The infrastructure of the United States is under constant attack. Power grids, water supplies traffic control systems, and now pipelines. This episode talks about the latest attack on a major oil supply pipeline.

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May 11, 2021

Several months ago Facebook came under fire with a new privacy policy change for WhatsApp that would allow more data to be shared from the messaging app to Facebook. Initially, Facebook said if you don't accept they will delete your account. They have since backtracked and this episode talks about what the change is.

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May 10, 2021

A few months ago I talked about Amazon Sidewalk and the privacy implications this could have. Amazon has quietly released this feature and it's enabled by default. This episode talks about what Sidewalk is and why you should consider turning it off.

Source: https://www.amazon.com/Amazon-Sidewalk/b?node=21328123011

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May 6, 2021

Data collection by social media platforms is not a secret. The types of data and how they are used is still hazy. This episode talks about what Signal did with their targeted ads and what Facebook did to their account in response.

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