SN 746: A Decade of Hacks

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On this Eve of 2020, we look back over the hacks of the past decade:The big news of 2010 was Stuxnet -- Boy did THAT make an impressionOperation Aurora - the hack that changed GoogleThe Sony Playstation HackAnd then we have... DiginotarEdward SnowdenThe Target hackThe Adobe hackSilk Road takedownHave I Been Pwned?The hack of Sony PicturesThe hack of Mt. GoxHeartbleedRowHammerAshley Madison data breachSIM swappingThe Ukraine power grid hacksDNC hackYahoo hacks go publicThe Shadow BrokersThe birth of IoT botnetsWannaCry / Petya / NotPetyaVault7 leaksMongoDB exposedEquifaxCoinhive & CryptojackingMeltdown, Spectre, and the CPU side-channel attacksMarriott gets hacked2019 - The Year of the RansomwareWe invite you to read our show notes at Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte Download or subscribe to this show at . You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page. For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site:, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

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