Browsing Category: Podcasts

Categories: Podcasts, Vulnerabilities

The Big Story podcast with Ryan Naraine – October 22, 2009[img_assist|nid=713|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=115|height=115]Trident Risk Management’s Nick Selby joins the Big Story
podcast to discuss the latest news around Metasploit and Rapid7 and how this
affects issues around penetration testing and exploit creation and release.

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Categories: Malware, Podcasts

[img_assist|nid=623|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=100|height=100]Dennis Fisher talks with Dave Dittrich of the University of Washington, one of the top botnet and malware researchers in the industry, about the evolution of botnets and malware, the innovations of the Nugache botnet and the monetization of large-scale botnets.

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Categories: Podcasts, Web Security

The Big Story podcast with Ryan Naraine – October 19, 2009 [img_assist|nid=489|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=115|height=115]In the debut installment of the ‘Big Story’ podcast, Threatpost editor-in-Chief Ryan Naraine chats with Mozilla VP of Engineering Mike Shaver (right) on his decision to blacklist – then unblock – the controversial Microsoft-created Firefox add-ons.

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Categories: Podcasts, Uncategorized

Andy Weeks, manager of risk and compliance for enterprise information security, at Humana Inc., one of the larger companies in the world, knows a thing or two about large-scale security implementations. And in  a company whose customer data is one of its main assets,  security is a corporate imperative. Discover the strategies that Weeks and Humana employ to keep the company ahead of the curve.Listen to the podcast:

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Categories: Podcasts, Uncategorized

In the first installment of a new regular series, Dennis Fisher talks with Bob Maley, the CSO of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, about the challenges of running an information security program in a government agency, the effects of the economy on his efforts and the ways in which user education can affect security in any organization. Listen to the podcast:
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Categories: Podcasts, Uncategorized

Like every other security executive in the health care industry, Larry Whiteside, CISO of the Visiting Nurse Service of New York, spends much of his time dealing with compliance-related issues. But the distributed nature of his user population means that he has sensitive patient data on thousands of mobile devices all over the state. Learn how Whiteside balances compliance demands with security realities to keep data secure while maximizing efficiency.

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Digital Underground podcast with Dennis Fisher
Dennis Fisher talks with Stefan Tanase, senior security researcher at Kaspersky Lab, live from Virus Bulletin 2009 about the threats on social networking sites and the privacy and security concerns presented by Web 2.0 technologies.  Here are the slides from Tanase’s presentation.

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Categories: Compliance, Podcasts

Dennis Fisher talks with Stephen Toulouse, director of policy and enforcement for Xbox Live at Microsoft, about his years at the Microsoft Security Response Center, the evolution of security at Microsoft and the joy and pain of being the bad guy on Xbox Live.

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