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Episode 48

Websites are requiring that you provide a text message for a false sense of security. Two methods of defeating 2nd auth are explained in this episode and a strategy for security that you should adopt.

Problems Plague Second Auth

Every day Big Tech and Mass Media make it hard to find out what is going on with the internet. The suppression of information is a danger to all of us.  Social media attempts to shape news and information by over-amplification of disinformation. This podcast hope to give information and provide insights from 

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Catching Transparent Phish: Analyzing and Detecting MITM Phishing Toolkits

For over a decade, phishing toolkits have been helping attackers automate and streamline their phishing campaigns. Man-in-the- Middle (MITM) phishing toolkits are the latest evolution in this space, where toolkits act as malicious reverse proxy servers of online services, mirroring live content to users while extracting credentials and session cookies in transit. These tools further reduce the work required by attackers, automate the harvesting of 2FA-authenticated sessions, and substantially increase the believability of phishing web pages.


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Trip Elix

Trip Elix is an author, podcaster and video personality Over the last 30 years, he has worked as a security analyst and privately as a consultant, investigator, forensic technician, and skip tracer. He is the author of books and gives talks on security and privacy.

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