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I spent the last week at the RSA security conference in fear of getting sick before my talk on Friday, the last day of the conference. During that time I was nearly obsessive about using hand sanitizer to protect me against any germs I might be getting from shaking hands, or touching surfaces.

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In episode 17 of The Privacy Blog Podcast for February, 2014 I talk about:

  • The just completed RSA Security conference
  • How an email can expose your location
  • A guy who suffered extortion because his username was so valuable.
  • What happened in the latest Bitcoin fiasco
  • Exactly how secure Apple’s iMessage protocol is
  • And finally how insurance companies may drive changes in cyber security

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Since relatively few of you had a chance to hear my talk at RSA, here is a re-recording I did of the presentation I uploaded to YouTube.

It runs just under 30 minutes.

The talk is the flip side of my usual presentations. I typically talk about how to be stealthy on the Internet. This time I was talking to network defenders about how to identify people using privacy technologies, and to use that information to help them strengthen their network defenses.

Enjoy!

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