Episode 192 - Security Waste

It's not just a security problem but we often add to our arsenal without fully (or even mostly) utilizing the tools that we do have. Problems associated with this are: Have more complexity in your environment Needing more staff or requiring current staff to stretch themselves thin to support differing…

Episode 191 - Gone Phishin'

Phishing your employees - Does it make them aware or do they feel mistrusted? Intro - Phishing - what is it typically? Example - Emails from a Prince in Nigeria, phished on Match.com, etc What about when you phish your employees to improve security? What is it? An email…

Episode 190 - Burnout

Intro Why the topic of burnout? Because it affects all of us, and yet it's not talked about much in this field Disclaimer: We am not a doctor. Or a psychiatrist or psychologist. Nor did we stay in a holiday inn express... Personal Connection Reason for sabbatical Martin's story Recognizing…

Episode 189 - Medical Device Security

SFS Podcast Episode: 189 Medical Device Security Intro Medical Devices are a broad category Hospital devices (infusion pumps, CT, MRI, etc) Personal devices (pacemaker, insulin pumps, etc) This has some of the same threat landscape as the IoVCT, but the consequences can be much more serious. Discussion of Sentinel Events.…

Episode 188 - Memories & Prognostications

Andy and Martin close out 2016 with a quick run through of the major stories of the year and look forward to what's to come in 2017. Thanks to everyone who came to BSides Atlanta!…

Episode 187 - The Internet is Down

Martin, Steve, and Yvette discuss the recent DDoS of the DNS provider Dyn and what information security people should be considering in a world where terabit DDoS is a reality.…

Episode 186 - Moral Compass

Martin, Steve, and Yvette talk about recent events at Yahoo and the moral compass questions information security professionals and leaders may be forced to face when their employer appears to be doing something they shouldn't...…

Episode 185 - Mo' Money

For the first time we can think, of it's just Yvette and Martin on this episode. The two of them talk about what to think about and what you might do if you run into some extra budget at the end of the year. Do you invest in shiny? What…

Episode 184 - Nick Selby (@nselby)

We interview Nick Selby @nselby about a recent blog post where he had a less than optimal experience with a managed security service provider. https://nselby.github.io/When-Security-Monitoring-Provides-Neither-Security-Nor-Monitoring/…

Episode 183 - Third Party Risk

Martin, Andy, and Steve talk about third party risk programs in light of breaches at Target, Banner Health, and other unfortunate souls.…