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Hacking. Hackers. Disinformation campaigns. Encryption. The Cyber. This stuff gets complicated really fast, but Motherboard spends its time embedded in the infosec world so you don't have to. Host Ben Makuch talks every week to Motherboard reporters Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai and Joseph Cox about the stories they're breaking and to the industry's most famous hackers and researchers about the biggest news in cybersecurity.
||CleanI Gave a Bounty Hunter $300. Then He Located Our Phone||Earlier this month, Motherboard sent $300 to a bounty hunter. Within moments, he sent us a Google Maps screenshot with the real-time location data of a phone that we'd asked him to track. Motherboard editor-in-chief Jason Koebler and senior staff ...||21 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe PewDiePie Hacks||In November, 50,000 printers started suddenly printing a message urging recipients to subscribe to PewDiePie—YouTube’s most popular star ever, with 80 million subscribers. It came with a warning, too: That the printers were hacked because they were||15 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Dark Overlord and the 9/11 Insurance Files Hack||A few hours before midnight on New Year’s Eve, the mysterious hacking group the Dark Overlord tweeted a link to an encrypted file: “We'll be providing many answers about 9/11 conspiracies through our 18,000 secret documents leak.” This is just t||4 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Base||CYBER host Ben Makuch and reporter Mack Lamoureux recently spent months embedded on in a secretive social network called “The Base," which is used by American neo-Nazis to organize real-life meetups.||31 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Track Government Hackers and APTs||Fancy Bear, APT10, Lazarus Group, Charming Kitten. These are all the names given to government hacker groups. And if you pay any attention to cybersecurity news you heard about Russian hackers, Chinese hackers, and groups that are usually called APTs.||24 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Motherboard Guide to Not Getting Hacked||In the coming weeks, millions of people will get new phones, computers, Amazon Echos, Google Homes, Smart Coffee Makers, and other internet of things devices. All of these things come with their own privacy, surveillance, and hacking risks, but there a.||17 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInside the Messy World of Nintendo Switch Hacking||Pirates recently dumped Super Smash Bros. Ultimate around two weeks before it was scheduled to hit stores. Motherboard senior staff writer Joseph Cox takes us inside the messy world of Nintendo Switch hacking and piracy. The Switch pi...||3 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAmerica's Voting Machines Are Vulnerable to Election Hacking||When you say “election hacking” it means something different than the Kremlin's disinformation campaigns. On this episode of CYBER, we talk about what real election hacking is with Motherboard contributor Kim Zetter, who just wrote a piece for New..||19 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSIM Hijacking and the Phone Number Ransom||Imagine if your phone suddenly stopped working. And then you couldn’t login to Facebook, Instagram, your email, or bank account. Your phone switches back on, and you get a call. On the other end of the line is a guy telling you he’s stolen your phon||12 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroducing CYBER: A Hacking Podcast by MOTHERBOARD||Hacking. Hackers. Disinformation campaigns. Encryption. The Cyber. This stuff gets complicated really fast, but Motherboard spends its time embedded in the infosec world so you don't have to. CYBER is coming next week, and will help you understand...||8 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|