Crimen Digital Podcast

Name of podcast:  Crimen Digital (Digital Crimes)

What topics are covered? This podcast covers security issues on line. It focuses on “cybercrimes”; frauds, scams, stolen identities, unsecure sites and how to make surfing and operating online a safe matter.

Why is it good to listen to? Spoken in an excellent neutral Spanish, this is a very interesting podcast for the public in general. Everybody has an internet connection and goes on line to make operations or to communicate, making this a very popular topic. The program is from México City.

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How often are the podcasts updated? Podcasts are updated once a month.

Length of each podcast: These programs last from 45 minutes to one hour and a half.

Podcast description:

Anchorman Andrés Velázquez is an expert in online security. He spent many years as the head of the informatics security dept. for many businesses. As a Cybernetic Engineer he always felt the need to discover scammers and frauds on line and how to stop these actions. This podcast is full of tips for savvy users as well as for those who have almost no experience in the field.

The podcaster answers questions and doubts sent to him by his audience and many times he invites other experts to talk about specific issues that require a deeper explanation or might be not on his field of expertise. He is very clear in his explanations and spends time going over difficult terms or issues that require more detail.

Summary: From Mexico City comes expert Cyber Engineer Andrés Velázquez to explain and help with security issues online. This is a very interesting podcast that addresses actual and delicate topics such as fraud, scams and safe transactions on the internet in an easy-to-understand format.