SN 689: Self-Decrypting Drives

Last month's Patch Tuesday, this monthA GDPR-inspired lawsuit filed by Privacy InternationalCheck these two router ports to protect against a new botnet that's making the roundsAnother irresponsibly disclosed zero-day, this time in Virtual BoxCloudFlare's release of a very cool app for iOS and AndroidMicrosoft's caution about the in-RAM vulnerabilities of the BitLocker whole drive encryptionA deep dive into last week's worrisome revelation about the lack of true security being offered by today's Self-Encrypting SSD drives.We invite you to read our show notes. 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. Sponsors: - use code: TWIT

Popout Listen on iPhoneListen on Android