Breach

A new podcast investigating history’s most notorious data breaches.

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Breach podcast - S2 Episode 6

Equifax Data Breach: Is Privacy Dead

Episode 6 of Breach Season 2 features an in-depth conversation with long-time Gartner Security and Privacy analyst Avivah Litan, who contends that privacy has been dead since the early ‘00s.
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Breach podcast - S2 Episode 5

Equifax Data Breach: Justice?

Episode 5 of Breach Season 2 further examines the aftermath of the breach, the congressional hearing following it, what was done to hold Equifax accountable, and what you can do to hold them accountable now.
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Breach podcast - S2 Episode 4

Equifax Data Breach: The Response

Many people believe that Equifax’s response to the breach was woefully inadequate if not completely contemptible. This episode takes an in-depth look at the events that immediately followed the breach, mistakes the company made in their response, how they could have been avoided, and more.
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Breach podcast - S2 Episode 3

Equifax Data Breach: What Went Wrong

Equifax CEO Rick Smith called the breach the result of “human and technology errors” in his testimony in front of Congress. But, what exactly does that mean? This episode takes an in-depth look at what went wrong and how it happened.
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Breach podcast - S2 Episode 2

Equifax Data Breach: The Product

This episode takes a closer look at Equifax, how it collects data, its customers, and its product—your personal information.
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Breach podcast - S2 Episode 1

Equifax Data Breach: The Motherlode

The Equifax breach may not be the largest, but it is probably the worst. This episode looks at the history of credit reporting and the implications of exposing the personal information of 145 million individuals to criminals.
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Breach season 2 trailer

Season 2 - Coming March 4

Equifax: the worst breach ever.
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Breach podcast - Special episode

Breach—Election special

When elections are hackable, is democracy doomed?
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Breach podcast - Episode 4B

Episode 5—Which Russia hack? Part 2

The aftermath. Now what?
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Breach podcast - Episode 4A

Episode 4—Which Russia hack? Part 1

The red yarn comes out.
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Breach podcast - Episode 3

Episode 3—Good morning, dark web

Double agents. Erectile dysfunction drugs. SpongeBob. Welcome to Center 18.
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Breach podcast - Episode 2

Episode 2—Goodbye from Yahoo!

The final, dramatic act of the once and future Yahoo.
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Breach podcast - Episode 1

Episode 1—Caution: Falling rocks

How much does your personal email matter? Turns out, a lot. Because Russia.
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Breach podcast - Trailer

Episode 0—A new investigative podcast: Breach

Breach is a new podcast investigating history’s most notorious data security breaches.
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