The Southern Fried Security Podcast

The Southern Fried Security Podcast is designed to be an information security podcast that fills the gap between technical security podcasts and Security Now.

Episode 87

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This week, we started with our quick Moment of Shill, where we discussed the plethora of upcoming conferences:

DerbyCon – Sept 28-30

https://www.derbycon.com/

BruCon – Sept 26-27

http://2012.brucon.org/

HouSecCon – Oct 11

http://houstonseccon.com/

BSidesDFW – Nov 3

http://www.securitybsides.com/w/page/50488342/BSidesDFW%202012

BSidesATL – Oct 19

http://www.securitybsides.com/w/page/58266249/BSidesATL-2012

BSides – Jackson – Nov 10

http://www.securitybsides.com/w/page/53447313/BSidesJackson

SecZone – Cali, Colombia – Dec 3-7

http://www.securityzone.co/indexeng.html

For our stories this evening, we dove straight in to the hullabaloo surrounding this most recent Internet Explorer patch:

http://www.darkreading.com/vulnerability-management/167901026/security/attacks-breaches/240007691/multiple-targeted-ie-attacks-underway-microsoft-to-release-patch-tomorrow.html

We also tackled Sophos’ joining of the big boys and their recent challenges with false positive signatures:

http://www.csoonline.com/article/716892/sophos-admits-bad-update-slamming-its-anti-virus-software-customers

And, finally, some great career building advice from Javvad and SpaceRogue

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