California decided to pass legislation to stop the use of the word “password” or “admin” as a default passwords. Is it feel-good legislation? Is it better to say each device should have a “unique” password? Default passwords are difficult to monitor because they are often attached to specific products. The idea is important. It will help minimize becoming a target for hackers.
China. Russia. Spying. Is it a real concern? Guess what? It is! Listen to find out what is going on in the world of electronics.
If you would like the “Guru of Geek” to do a product review and have it featured on The Tech Ranch, let us know! Leave us a comment on this episode or call 701-204-6674 for more information.
Join the “Guru of Geek” Marlo Anderson and “Tech Geezer” Jim Walsh every week for a new episode of the Tech Ranch.
Episode 338 – Aired October 8, 2018