Day 6 | May 23, 2014 | 8:07

How RATS like BlackShades Hijack Computers

Brent spoke to Seth Hardy, a Senior Security Analyst at Citizen Lab at the University of Toronto's Munk School of Global Affairs, about how RATS work and which ones you should know about.

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Day 6 - How Maggie Simpson and Edna Krabappel got a paper into a scientific journalDec 12, 2014 | 7:28Day 6 How Maggie Simpson and Edna Krabappel got a paper into a scientific journal Audio
Day 6 How Maggie Simpson and Edna Krabappel got a paper into a scientific journal Dec 12, 2014 | 7:28Two scientific papers recently accepted a bogus paper, penned by Edna Krabappel, Maggie Simpson and Kim Jong Fun. Brent talks to Colorado-based scientist Alex Smolyanitsky about his prank and the point he's trying to make.
Day 6 - How Maggie Simpson and Edna Krabappel got a paper into two scientific journalsDec 12, 2014 | 7:28Day 6 How Maggie Simpson and Edna Krabappel got a paper into two scientific journals Audio
Day 6 How Maggie Simpson and Edna Krabappel got a paper into two scientific journals Dec 12, 2014 | 7:28Two scientific papers recently accepted a bogus paper, penned by Edna Krabappel, Maggie Simpson and Kim Jong Fun. Brent talks to Colorado-based scientist Alex Smolyanitsky about his prank and the point he's trying to make.
Day 6 - A forgotten chapter in Canadian music history: Aboriginal rock 'n' roll, folk and countryDec 12, 2014 | 11:39Day 6 A forgotten chapter in Canadian music history: Aboriginal rock 'n' roll, folk and country Audio
Day 6 A forgotten chapter in Canadian music history: Aboriginal rock 'n' roll, folk and country Dec 12, 2014 | 11:39Native North America Volume 1 is a new compilation of Aboriginal folk, rock and country music recorded between the 1960s and 1980s. This Day 6 documentary brings you some of that remarkable music and the people behind it.
Day 6 - Five battles waged over Peter Jackson's Tolkein moviesDec 12, 2014 | 7:59Day 6 Five battles waged over Peter Jackson's Tolkein movies Audio
Day 6 Five battles waged over Peter Jackson's Tolkein movies Dec 12, 2014 | 7:59On the eve of the release of the new Hobbit film, entertainment lawyer Jonathan Handel talks to Brent about the five epic battles that have been fought by director Peter Jackson and others in the effort to adapt JRR Tolkein's stories to the big screen.
Day 6 - Is segregation being abused in Canadian prisons?Dec 12, 2014 | 10:46Day 6 Is segregation being abused in Canadian prisons? Audio
Day 6 Is segregation being abused in Canadian prisons? Dec 12, 2014 | 10:46This week, the Harper government rejected calls to limit the use of solitary confinement in federal prisons. Brent speaks with Canada's prisoner Ombudsman Howard Sapers about isolating prisoners and his concerns with the practice.
Day 6 - Riffed From The Headlines 12/12/2014Dec 12, 2014 | 1:08Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 12/12/2014 Audio
Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 12/12/2014 Dec 12, 2014 | 1:08Riffed from the headlines is our weekly news quiz where we choose three riffs linked by one story in the news. Guess the story that links the riffs and you could win a Day 6 tote bag! Email us your answer at day6 at cbc.ca.
Day 6 - Former Guantanamo guard calls for torture report on militaryDec 12, 2014 | 11:08Day 6 Former Guantanamo guard calls for torture report on military Audio
Day 6 Former Guantanamo guard calls for torture report on military Dec 12, 2014 | 11:08Brent talks to former Guantanamo Bay prison Army guard Brandon Neely about the abuse he committed and the torture he witnessed at Gitmo. Neely is calling for a military-focused torture report similar to what the CIA issued this week.
Day 6 - Episode 211: No Limit Segregation, Phoney Online Science, U.S. Military and Torture and moreDec 12, 2014 | 54:00Day 6 Episode 211: No Limit Segregation, Phoney Online Science, U.S. Military and Torture and more Audio
Day 6 Episode 211: No Limit Segregation, Phoney Online Science, U.S. Military and Torture and more Dec 12, 2014 | 54:00CSC continues unlimited segregation of prisoners | Guantanamo guard says U.S. military complicit in torture |Six giant court battles in bringing Tolkien to the screen |Aboriginal rock rediscovered |Maggie Simpson and Edna Krabapple's scientific paper
Day 6 - Rick Salutin remembers Jean BeliveauDec 5, 2014 | 6:58Day 6 Rick Salutin remembers Jean Beliveau Audio
Day 6 Rick Salutin remembers Jean Beliveau Dec 5, 2014 | 6:58Hockey great Jean Beliveau died this week at 83. Toronto Star columnist Rick Salutin met Beliveau as he was writing Les Canadiens, a play featuring a monologue read by Beliveau's character. Salutin shares his memories of Beliveau and reads that monologue.
Day 6 - The art of the bad restaurant reviewDec 5, 2014 | 10:40Day 6 The art of the bad restaurant review Audio
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Day 6 - Four threats to Putin's powerDec 5, 2014 | 8:55Day 6 Four threats to Putin's power Audio
Day 6 Four threats to Putin's power Dec 5, 2014 | 8:55With Russia officially heading into a recession, Karen Dawisha, Author of "Putin's Kleptocracy" joins Day 6 to look at several threats to Putin's power: oil prices, sanctions, social unrest, and the soldiers'mothers movement.
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Day 6 - Pseudoscience in the House? Scientists challenge a bill on Lyme diseaseDec 5, 2014 | 16:06Day 6 Pseudoscience in the House? Scientists challenge a bill on Lyme disease Audio
Day 6 Pseudoscience in the House? Scientists challenge a bill on Lyme disease Dec 5, 2014 | 16:06Some Canadian scientists are objecting to the preamble of a private member's bill on a new national strategy to address Lyme Disease. Brent talks to infectious disease expert Dr. William Bowie about his concerns and to Elizabeth May who proposed the bill.
Day 6 - Riffed From The Headlines 05/12/2014Dec 5, 2014 | 0:59Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 05/12/2014 Audio
Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 05/12/2014 Dec 5, 2014 | 0:59Riffed from the headlines is our weekly news quiz where we choose three riffs linked by one story in the news. Guess the story that links the riffs and you could win a Day 6 tote bag! Email us your answer at day6 at cbc.ca.
Day 6 - Episode 21: Lyme Disease Controversy, Bad Restaurant Reviews, Remembering Beliveau and moreDec 5, 2014 | 54:00Day 6 Episode 21: Lyme Disease Controversy, Bad Restaurant Reviews, Remembering Beliveau and more Audio
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