Threatpost editors Ryan Naraine and Dennis Fisher look at the latest security news headlines and dig deeper into the latest wave of drive-by download infections and scareware attacks on Twitter.
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Dennis Fisher talks with Securosis founder Rich Mogull about Mac security, Obama’s cybersecurity plan and his Project Quantpatch-management work with Microsoft.
In the first episode of the Threatpost Daily News Wrap podcast, Threatpost editors Ryan Naraine and Dennis Fisher discuss President Obama’s cybersecurity plan and the Microsoft DirectShow vulnerability.
Dennis Fisher talks with former White House cyber security adviser Howard Schmidt about the need for a cyber security czar, the rise of cybercrime and how to fix federal cyber security.
Dennis Fisher talks with Brad Arkin, director of product security and privacy at Adobe, about the company’s new quarterly patch release program, its Secure Product Lifecycle and how the JBIG2 flaw spurred major changes at Adobe.
Dennis Fisher talks with Jeremiah Grossman, CTO and founder of WhiteHat Security, about the company’s new Website Vulnerability Statistics report, why SQL injection is still such a problem and when Web application security may improve.
Dennis Fisher talks with Charlie Miller of Independent Security Evaluators about Mac OS X security, winning the Pwn2Own contest again and the real market for selling vulnerabilities. Read Miller’s paper on selling 0-day vulnerabilities (.pdf).
Dennis Fisher talks with security expert Bruce Schneier about the usefulness of cryptography, the psychology of security and fear and the war on the unexpected after 9/11.
For the landmark 10th episode of the Digital Underground podcast, Dennis Fisher talks with Art Coviello, president of RSA, the security division of EMC, about the evolution of the RSA Conference, the future of the security industry and whether the compliance mentality is taking the focus off security in the enterprise.
Dennis Fisher talks with Toney Jennings, CEO of Core Trace, about the history of the commercial IDS, the changes to the security industry in the last 15 years, the advantages of application white listing and the rush of racing a $300,000 Ferrari.