Crypto-Gram Security Podcast
Audio of Bruce Schneier's Monthly Crypto-Gram Security Newsletter

Syndication

add to my PodNova

Obligatory Fine Print: The Crypto-Gram Newsletter is created by and Copyright (c) Bruce Schneier. The newsletter is hosted here in audio format with Bruce Schneier's permission. Dan Henage is responsible for creation of the audio version of the newsletter. The official site of the Crypto-Gram Newsletter is here. The Crypto-Gram Newsletter may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, or otherwise exploited without the express written permission of Bruce Schneier.

Support the web hosting costs for this podcast:

Thank you to all those that have donated in the past years!

Archives:

2017
April
March
February
January

2016
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2015
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2014
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2013
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2012
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2011
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2010
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2009
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2008
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2007
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2006
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January

2005
December
November
October
September
August

Thanks to Amplifico for the tunes!

In this issue:

  • Feudal Security
  • E-Mail Security in the Wake of Petraeus
  • Squids on the "Economist" Cover
  • IT for Oppression
  • Dictators Shutting Down the Internet
  • Book Review: "Against Security"

from the December 15, 2012 Crypto-Gram Newsletter
by Bruce Schneier
read by Dan Henage

Direct download: crypto-gram-12-12.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:14am MDT

In this issue:

  • Stoking Cyber Fears
  • Hacking TSA PreCheck
  • Encryption in Cloud Computing
  • The Risks of Trusting Experts

from the November 15, 2012 Crypto-Gram Newsletter
by Bruce Schneier
read by Dan Henage

Direct download: crypto-gram-12-11.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 11:19am MDT

In this issue:

  • Keccak Is SHA-3
  • What I Wrote Just Before the SHA-3 Announcement
  • Recent Developments in Password Cracking
  • Master Keys
  • When Will We See Collisions for SHA-1?

from the October 15, 2012 Crypto-Gram Newsletter
by Bruce Schneier
read by Dan Henage

Direct download: crypto-gram-12-10.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 10:30am MDT

In this issue:

  • The Importance of Security Engineering
  • Security at the 9/11 WTC Memorial
  • Poll: Americans Like the TSA
  • Five "Neglects" in Risk Management
  • Is iPhone Security Really this Good?

from the September 15, 2012 Crypto-Gram Newsletter
by Bruce Schneier
read by Dan Henage

Direct download: crypto-gram-12-09.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:14am MDT

In this issue:

  • Overreaction and Overly Specific Reactions to Rare Risks
  • Cryptocat
  • Yet Another Risk of Storing Everything in the Cloud
  • Sexual Harassment at DefCon (and Other Hacker Cons)
  • Police Sting Operation Yields No Mobile Phone Thefts
  • Remote Scanning Technology

from the August 15, 2012 Crypto-Gram Newsletter
by Bruce Schneier
read by Dan Henage

Direct download: crypto-gram-12-08.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 9:03am MDT

In this issue:

  • So You Want to Be a Security Expert
  • Rand Paul Takes on the TSA
  • On Securing Potentially Dangerous Virology Research
  • The Failure of Anti-Virus Companies to Catch Military Malware
  • E-Mail Accounts More Valuable than Bank Accounts
  • "Top Secret America' on the Post-9/11 Cycle of Fear and Funding

from the July 15, 2012 Crypto-Gram Newsletter
by Bruce Schneier
read by Dan Henage

Direct download: crypto-gram-12-07.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 7:26am MDT

In this issue:

  • The Vulnerabilities Market and the Future of Security
  • Cyberwar Treaties
  • Flame
  • My Last Post About Ethnic Profiling at Airports
  • Kip Hawley and Me
  • Security and Human Behavior (SHB 2012)

from the June 15, 2012 Crypto-Gram Newsletter
by Bruce Schneier
read by Dan Henage

Direct download: crypto-gram-12-06.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 7:24am MDT

In this issue:

  • The Trouble with Airport Profiling
  • Hawley Channels His Inner Schneier
  • TSA Behavioral Detection Statistics
  • Stolen Phone Database
  • "Liars & Outliers" Update
  • Overreacting to Potential Bombs
  • A Foiled Terrorist Plot
  • Fear and the Attention Economy
  • Amazing Round of "Split or Steal"

from the May 15, 2012 Crypto-Gram Newsletter
by Bruce Schneier
read by Dan Henage

Direct download: crypto-gram-12-05.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 7:23am MDT

In this issue:

  • Harms of Post-9/11 Airline Security
  • Congressional Testimony on the TSA
  • Bomb Threats As a Denial-of-Service Attack
  • Can the NSA Break AES?
  • Rare Spanish Enigma Machine
  • Buying Exploits on the Grey Market
  • Hacking Critical Infrastructure

from the April 15, 2012 Crypto-Gram Newsletter
by Bruce Schneier
read by Dan Henage

Direct download: crypto-gram-12-04.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 7:10am MDT

In this issue:

  • "Liars and Outliers": The Big Idea
  • "Liars and Outliers": Interview on The Browser
  • "Liars and Outliers" Update
  • Lousy Random Numbers Cause Insecure Public Keys
  • Video Shows TSA Full-Body Scanner Failure
  • Themes from the RSA Conference
  • How Changing Technology Affects Security

from the March 15, 2012 Crypto-Gram Newsletter
by Bruce Schneier
read by Dan Henage

Direct download: crypto-gram-12-03.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:12am MDT