SN 736: CheckM8


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This week's stories

  • A sobering reminder about supply chain attacks
  • Facebook's stance on end-to-end encryption raises official protests
  • UNIX's Co-Creator Ken Thompson's BSD UNIX Password Has Finally Been Cracked
  • Japanese stalker finds idol using reflections in her eyes
  • Americans and Digital Knowledge
  • OpenPGP being built into Mozilla's Thunderbird eMail client
  • Windows 10 Tamper Protection being enabled by default
  • CheckM8
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Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

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