Security Now

Jan 14th 2014

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After catching up with another busy week of security news, we dive into the amazing NSA ANT documentation to learn about the NSA's field capabilities.
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Hosts: Steve Gibson with Leo Laporte As promised last week, after catching up with another crazily-busy week of interesting and fun security news, we take a deep dive into the amazing NSA ANT documentation to learn what we can of the NSA's field capabilities. What we learn is chilling and interesting, though not entirely surprising. Download or subscribe to this show at We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. 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. Bandwidth for Security Now is provided by Cachefly. Please take the TWiT Audience Survey at It only takes a few minutes and we'd love to know what you think. Running time: 2:05:01