Episode 22

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Episode 22. Dan has his annual celebration of Dan, Nick comes to the celebration. We ponder about NZ titles, watch some distros,  discuss more trojans, hastily mention the HFC cable and question how insecure Barbie is. Did I mention awesome tunes?

We’re going to party like it’s 1975.

This weeks tunes

Sui Zhen – Infinity Street
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Frenzal Rhomb – I Went Out With a Hippy & Now I Love Everyone Except For Her
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Tom Dockray & The Dockadoodledoos – Mess Things Up
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Links to topics discussed

EMC mess sends New Zealand University TITSUP for two days
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/11/25/emc_mess_sends_new_zealand_university_titsup_for_two_days/

Max’s Reply to Mark
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/12/02/max_zuckerberg_reply_letter/

Wireless Hello Barbie back under the spotlight for slipshod security
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/12/04/wireless_barbie_slipshod_security/

NSW government mulls unified public safety comms
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/12/01/nsw_government_mulls_unified_public_safety_comms/

Ruddock committee finds data retention may breach journalists’ rights
https://delimiter.com.au/2015/12/02/ruddock-committee-finds-data-retention-may-breach-journalists-rights/

BOM Hacked. Weather still fucked
https://delimiter.com.au/2015/12/03/cyber-breach-at-the-bureau-of-meteorology-the-who-what-and-how-of-the-hack/

Minister Fifield appears ignorant of NBN Optus HFC disaster
https://delimiter.com.au/2015/11/25/minister-fifield-appears-ignorant-of-nbn-optus-hfc-disaster/?utm_content=buffer36cc3&utm_medium=social&utm_source=plus.google.com&utm_campaign=buffer

UBER is fucked in Vic.
http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/uber-driver-nathan-brenner-found-guilty-of-driving-hire-car-without-licence-or-registration-20151204-glfcly.html#ixzz3tLw9pjX8

Linux Users Targeted by New Rekoobe Trojan
http://news.softpedia.com/news/linux-users-targeted-by-new-rekoobe-trojan-497085.shtml?utm_content=buffer8cada&utm_medium=social&utm_source=plus.google.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Brit hardware hacker turns Raspberry Pi Zeros into selfie slayers
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/12/02/british_hacker_turns_raspberry_pi_zeros_into_selfie_slayers/

Australia on the very brink of cyber-geddon, says ex-spook
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/10/27/australia_on_the_very_brink_of_cybergeddon_says_exspook/

Can’t get a break: Pwned Linux ransomware pwned again, infects 3000
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/12/01/cant_get_a_break_pwned_linux_ransomware_pwned_again_infects_3000/

Denmark’s Second Largest City, Aarhus, Dropping Microsoft’s Products for Open Source
http://news.softpedia.com/news/denmark-s-second-largest-city-aarhus-is-dropping-microsoft-s-products-for-open-source-496752.shtml?utm_content=buffer0800e&utm_medium=social&utm_source=plus.google.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Raspberry Pi Zero: the $5 computer – Raspberry Pi
https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/raspberry-pi-zero/

Welcome to the smart home of 2020
http://www.canberratimes.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/leaked-nbn-budget-blowout-documents-threaten-to-embarrass-malcolm-turnbull-20151125-gl7fso.html

Ransomware on Your TV, Get Ready, It’s Coming
http://news.softpedia.com/news/ransomware-on-your-tv-get-ready-it-s-coming-496685.shtml?utm_content=buffercd603&utm_medium=social&utm_source=plus.google.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Why Microsoft yanked its latest Windows 10 update download: It hijacked privacy settings
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/11/25/windows_10_download_explained/

We’re getting local – come along | Electronic Frontiers Australia
https://www.efa.org.au/2015/11/18/chapters-launching/

Homebrew crypto in Telegram hangout app full of holes, say security pros
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/11/23/homebrew_crypto_in_telegram_app/

Dell: Yes, we shipped laptops, PCs with a nasty web security hole
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/11/24/dell_superfish_2/

Open-Source AMDGPU Linux Driver Released, Supports the Latest AMD GPUs
http://news.softpedia.com/news/open-source-amdgpu-linux-driver-released-supports-the-latest-amd-gpus-496545.shtml?utm_content=buffer00c7a&utm_medium=social&utm_source=plus.google.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Air Play Raspberry Pi
http://www.schrankmonster.de/2014/06/25/raspberrypi-sonos-speakers-support-apple-airplay/