We celebrate Halloween by opening up the phone lines for your scary stories: Ghosts, Googling how to Seance, and the Mysterious Sax Man of Berkeley.
#149 30-50 Feral Hogs
A legit question from a rural American.
Asher Elbein's piece on feral hogs
#148 Bedbugs and Aliens
This week, Yes Yes No returns with a raid on Area 51, and the very worst name you can call a New York Times writer.
Listen to the 1st episode of Mogul Season 2: https://gimletmedia.com/shows/mogul/z3hwzx/s2-part-1-the-walls-were-sweating
The tweet from this week's Yes Yes No.
Bret Stephens' interview on MSNBC
Bret Stephens' column: 'World War II and the Ingredients of Slaughter'
Professor Dave Karpf's interview on NPR
Lil Nas X's Area 51-themed music video
#147 The Woman in the Air Conditioner
One night, alone in his new apartment, Halen hears something unexpected — a set of footsteps in the dark, and an unfamiliar voice telling him “Moshi, moshi.” Super Tech Support returns, Alex investigates.
#130 The Snapchat Thief
This week, a Super Tech Support: after Lizzie's Snapchat gets hacked, things start getting really creepy. Alex investigates.
Michael Bazzell's PodcastThe complete Security and Privacy Podcast
Steps Michael Bazzell Gave Alex to Protect HimselfHow to port your phone numberPassword ManagerGoogle AuthenticatorYubikeyWorkbook to freeze your credit and remove yourself from public records websitesSudo
Stories about Sim Swapping and OGUsers by Vice/Motherboard
By Lorenzo Francheschi-BicchieraiThe SIM HijackersHow to Protect Yourself From SIM Swapping Hacks‘TELL YOUR DAD TO GIVE US BITCOIN:’ How a Hacker Allegedly Stole Millions by Hijacking Phone NumbersHow Criminals Recruit Telecom Employees to Help Them Hijack SIM CardsAlleged 19-Year-Old SIM Swapper Used Stolen Bitcoin to Buy Luxury CarsCops Arrest Infamous SIM Swapper Who Allegedly Stole $14 Million in Cryptocurrency
By Joseph Cox'I Could Ruin Your Business Right Now': Listen to a SIM-Jacking, Account-Stealing Ransom
The Organization that Lizzie Donated ToByte Back