April 2017

Episode 160: News Roundup with Julian Sanchez and Gus Hurwitz

This week the podcast features an extended news roundup with two guest commentators – Julian Sanchez of the Cato Institute and Gus Hurwitz of Nebraska Law School.

We talk about the latest, mostly overhyped, Shadowbrokers dump, and whether Google Translate can be taught to

Episode 159: Interview with Nicholas Weaver

Our guest interview is with Nick Weaver, of Berkeley’s International Computer Science Institute.  It covers the latest dumps of hacker tools, the vulnerability equities process, the so-bad-you-want-to-cover-your-eyes story of Juniper and the Dual_EC hacks, and ends with a tour of recent computer security disasters, from the capture of