Creepy smartwatches, botnets and Pings of Death – Podcast – Naked Security

On this episode, we examine a smartwatch for youths with a creepy set of functions, focus on Microsoft’s short-lived takedown of Trickbot, clarify methods to keep away from the Home windows “Ping of Death” bug, and (oh no!) discover the supply of mysterious beeping from each laptop within the workplace.

Presenters: Kimberly Truong, Doug Aamoth and Paul Ducklin.

Intro and outro music: Edith Mudge.


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