Self-Decrypting Drives - Security Now 689

SSD Encryption Flaws
-- Last month's Patch Tuesday, this month
-- A GDPR-inspired lawsuit filed by Privacy International
-- Check these two router ports to protect against a new botnet that's making the rounds
-- Another irresponsibly disclosed zero-day, this time in Virtual Box
-- CloudFlare's release of a very cool app for iOS and Android
-- Microsoft's caution about the in-RAM vulnerabilities of the BitLocker whole drive encryption
-- A 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, 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.
Commenting disabled.