This week on GulchCast, we’re discussing one of the biggest cybersecurity stories in recent memory, the massive outbreak of the self-replicating WannaCrypt0r ransomware. We’ll talk the repercussions, what caused it, and how to keep it from happening again. We’ll discuss the rumors of DHS banning mobile devices on international flights, Bitcoin’s rollercoaster week, and the new world recordholder for retweets and the chicken nuggets he did it for. All this and more, on this week’s episode of GulchCast!
GulchCast is back with a look at the latest in science, tech, economics, and culture and we’ll be kicking off with a MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT about the future of the program, you won’t want to miss it. We’ll talk about the hilarious disaster that was the Fyre Festival in Great Exuma, Bahamas and the massive fallout. We’ll discuss an editor for Gawker’s successor company openly promoting a hacker destroying electronics with malware out of a warped sense of vigilante justice. Bitcoin and its cryptocurrency bretheren are taking off at warp speed. Oregon doesn’t want you doing math without a license. And United seems to enjoy doing business the Chicago way. All this tonight on the newest episode of GulchCast!