TechSNAP

TechSNAP is our Systems, Network, and Administration Podcast. TechSNAP covers the stories that impact those of us in the tech industry, and all of us that follow it. Every episode we dedicate a portion of the show to answer audience questions, discuss best practices, and solving your problems.

It’s All About IOPS | TechSNAP 415

We share our simple approach to disk benchmarking and explain why you should always tes...

November 1, 2019

Rooting for ZFS | TechSNAP 414

We dive into Ubuntu 19.10’s experimental ZFS installer and share our tips for mak...

October 18, 2019

The Coffee Shop Problem | TechSNAP 413

We peer into the future with a quick look at quantum supremacy, debate the latest DNS o...

October 3, 2019

Too Good To Be True | TechSNAP 412

It’s TechSNAP story time as we head out into the field with Jim and put Sure-Fi t...

September 20, 2019

Mobile Security Mistakes | TechSNAP 411

We take a look at a few recent zero-day vulnerabilities for iOS and Android and find ta...

September 5, 2019

Epyc Encryption | TechSNAP 410

It’s CPU release season and we get excited about AMD’s new line of server c...

August 22, 2019

Privacy Perspectives | TechSNAP 409

We examine why it’s so difficult to protect your privacy online and discuss brows...

August 9, 2019

Apollo’s ARC | TechSNAP 408

We take a look at the amazing abilities of the Apollo Guidance Computer and Jim breaks ...

July 26, 2019

Problematic Privileges | TechSNAP 407b

Wes takes a quick look at a container escape proof-of-concept and reviews Docker securi...

July 22, 2019

Old School Outages | TechSNAP 407

Jim shares his Nagios tips and Wes chimes in with some modern tools as we chat monitori...

July 10, 2019

SACK Attack | TechSNAP 406

A new vulnerability may be the next ‘Ping of Death’; we explore the details...

June 23, 2019

Update Uncertainty | TechSNAP 405

We explore the risky world of exposed RDP, from the brute force GoldBrute botnet to the...

June 11, 2019