Episode 189 – Video game hackers – speedrunning

Josh and Kurt talk about video games and hacking. Specifically how speed runners are really just video game hackers. Show Notes Developer speedrun commentary Super Mario World end credits glitch explained Mario 3 RCE Breath of the Wild speedrun Super Metroid reverse boss order TMR beats every NES game Comment on Twitter with the #osspodcast hashtag

Part 5: Which of these security problems do I need to care about?

If you just showed up here, go back and start at the intro post, you’ll want the missing context before reading this article. Or not, I mean, whatever. I’ve spent the last few posts going over the challenges of security scanners. I think the most important takeaway is we need to temper our expectations. EvenContinue reading “Part 5: Which of these security problems do I need to care about?”

Episode 188 – Depressing news sucks, we’re talking about cheating in video games

Josh and Kurt talk about video games. Yeah, video games. Specifically about cheating in video games. There’s a lot of other security themes in the discussion. With the news being horrible these days, we needed to talk about something fun. Show Notes Penny Arcade Banned from Fortnite Apollo Robbins, world’s best pickpocket Comment on Twitter with theContinue reading “Episode 188 – Depressing news sucks, we’re talking about cheating in video games”

Episode 187 – Wireguard vs IPsec: the OK Boomer of security

Josh and Kurt talk about Wireguard. There have been a lot of recent conversations about it and if it’s better or worse than other VPN solutions. It’s safe to say in our modern age, less is usually more, especially when it comes to security. Wireguard has a lot going for it, it can’t be ignored. Show NotesContinue reading “Episode 187 – Wireguard vs IPsec: the OK Boomer of security”

Part 1: Is your security scanner running? You better go catch it!

This post is the first part in a series on automated security scanners. I explain some of the ideas and goals in the intro post, rather than rehashing that post as filler, just go read it, rehashing content isn’t exciting. There are different kinds of security scanners, but the problem with all of them isContinue reading “Part 1: Is your security scanner running? You better go catch it!”