20 episodes

Interested in staying safe online or a cyber security professional? Leading cyber security consultant and advisor, Beverley Roche talks to global experts, academics and researchers to provide insights on the issues impacting the cyber security profession and our connected life. If you're interested in updates on current professional practice or protecting your online experience against criminal or unauthorised access, this podcast will help you with tips to protect your online identity and data.

Cyber Security Caf‪é‬ Beverley Roche

    • Technology
    • 4.1 • 41 Ratings

Interested in staying safe online or a cyber security professional? Leading cyber security consultant and advisor, Beverley Roche talks to global experts, academics and researchers to provide insights on the issues impacting the cyber security profession and our connected life. If you're interested in updates on current professional practice or protecting your online experience against criminal or unauthorised access, this podcast will help you with tips to protect your online identity and data.

    Kevin Mitnick Episode

    Kevin Mitnick Episode

    CyberRisk and Knowbe4 host an executive event joining them on the day is Kevin Mitnick, Cyber Security Café host Beverley moderates the session and asks the questions. Kevin's childhood and fascination with magic and pranking history "McDonald's prank".

    We discuss the latest findings in penetration testing and any commonalities, also what advice Kevin is offering executives and the workforce on phishing, social engineering and paying ransomware.

    A few surprises near the end of the podcast.
    A special thanks to Kevin Mitnick for his generosity for our industry.

    Thanks to our sponsor Cyber-Risk and KnowBe4
    www.cyber-risk.com.au
    www.knowbe4.com

    • 33 min
    SIT Summit - The 5th Annual Security Influence & Trust Summit

    SIT Summit - The 5th Annual Security Influence & Trust Summit

    "Disruption". Join Craig Templeton and Beverley Roche for a wrap up and summary of the 2020 SIT summit event and what is changing and working in the Cyber security culture programs.

    We talk about the practitioners that contribute to making this event happen, the presenters, panel discussions and the key issues.

    Want to know more about the SIT Empowers group?
    LinkedIn - Security, Influence and Trust
    Or check out the SITEMPOWERS website and download the SIT Guidebook and use the free resources.
    https://sitempowers.com/

    • 29 min
    Protecting Yourself From Scams, with Delia Rickard, Australian Competition & Consumer Commission

    Protecting Yourself From Scams, with Delia Rickard, Australian Competition & Consumer Commission

    Relationship scams, COVID-19 scams, Investment scams - Right now, there are more opportunistic, professional cyber-criminals hard at work to catch you out than ever before. Deputy Chair of the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission, Delia Rickard joins cyber security expert, Beverley Roche to unpack the current threats to your safety and finances.

    Listen to how to keep yourself safe online and how to report scams. Ask yourself #isthis4real

    • 29 min
    What's Your Cyber Resilience? with Retrospect Labs

    What's Your Cyber Resilience? with Retrospect Labs

    What are the types of threats we are facing right now? Highly motivated cyber-criminals are working overtime right now.

    Former National Director Joint Cyber Security Program of Australian Cyber Security Centre - Lead Ryan Janosevic of Retrospect Labs takes us through the steps to help you be Cyber Resilient. Retrospect Labs came through the accelerator Program at CyRise and Ryan is an investor, supporter and champion of Cybersecurity startups (Cybersecurity venture program powered by NTT and Deakin University.

    We discussed the importance of supporting Australian Talent and Australian start-ups to ensure the flow of talent into the future of the cyber-security industry.
    What should organisations be doing right now to be prepared and ready?

    Ryan recommends businesses practice their incident response plans and develop playbooks to testing a whole of enterprise approach with all the business stakeholders - treat it like a fire plan and drill.

    Contact
    Ryan Janosevic and Jason Pang
    www.retrospectlabs.com

    • 27 min
    Event Special! What Happened at The Security Influence & Trust (SIT) Summit 4? featuring ERICA HARDINGE, CHRISTIE WILSON & SUSIE JONES

    Event Special! What Happened at The Security Influence & Trust (SIT) Summit 4? featuring ERICA HARDINGE, CHRISTIE WILSON & SUSIE JONES

    THE INTRO


    •Louisa and Beverley are at the SIT Summit today in Melbourne and this episode is an event special to help amplify the learnings for those who couldn't attend, wherever they are in the world!
    •The Security Influence and Trust Group, founded in late 2015, is a community of people who believe that collaboration, consistent messages and simple actions are key to empower people to protect themselves in the digital world.
    •They are working together to amplify consistent tips that help the community to build online safety skills.
    •They are industry professionals with a long history of building security aware cultures.
    •The 4th SIT Summit was hosted by Telstra in Melbourne on 27th November 2019.
    •Event agenda sit-summit-2019-agenda
    •Event photos (under SIT News) https://sitempowers.com​​
    ​THE CHAT​

    Louisa and Beverley share their insights from the sessions and also asked special guests Christie Wilson, Erica Hardinge and Susie Jones to also share some of their key take aways from the event including:

    - Advice on starting an awareness or influence program from scratch
    - Why they are passionate about human security and why it is important
    - What were their key learnings from the day
    - What was the thing that surprised them most
    - What amplify means to them
    - What is the one thing the security industry could do to help improve human security

    For the full Transcript of the chat visit this link
    provided for free by Otter.ai (unedited)


    CREDITS

    Guests: Christie Wilson, Erica Hardinge, Susie Jones
    Hosts: Beverley Roche and Louisa Vogelenzang https://www.cybersecuritycafe.com.au/co-hosts
    Producer/Editor: Louisa Vogelenzang
    Sound Producer: Darcy Milne (Propodcastproduction.com)


    USEFUL LINKS

    Darren Pauli's writing guide https://sitempowers.com/1571-2/
    SIT Guidebook https://sitempowers.com/sit-guidebook/
    More info on ANZ PACT referred to by Erica Hardinge https://media.anz.com/posts/2018/10/anz-encourages-australians-to-make-a-pact-to-protect-their-virtu


    CONTACT THE CYBERSECURITY CAFÉ

    Join our LinkedIn Group https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-cybersecurity-café

    Email us:
    louisa@cybersecuritycafe.com.au
    beverley@cybersecuritycafe.com.au

    Visit our website: https://www.cybersecuritycafe.com.au

    Want to be on the show? Send us your bio and an overview on what you want to chat about and we'll be in touch asap.

    We also welcome...

    • 39 min
    Are hackers born or are they created? How can cybersecurity professionals secure the family home and can we ever outsource penetration testing? with CHRIS GATFORD

    Are hackers born or are they created? How can cybersecurity professionals secure the family home and can we ever outsource penetration testing? with CHRIS GATFORD

    THE INTRO


    •Louisa has been in New York at a Cyber insurance conference and shares her insights from a couple of the sessions including what people want their cyber insurance policy to cover and whether or not millennials care about privacy including the impact digital savviness may have on this
    •Beverley wants to know who the greatest conmen of our time was and Louisa thinks Frank Abagnale Jr. is a good candidate and there are lots techniques Frank used that are still used today.
    •Louisa and Beverley discuss the different definitions of social engineering
    •Beverley is excited to have Chris Gatford on the podcast today​​
    ​THE CHAT​

    Chris Gatford is the director of Hacktive in Sydney, Australia and performs penetration tests for organisations all around the world. Chris has performed thousands of penetration tests in his career and has reviewed countless IT environments and has directed and been responsible for numerous security assessments for a variety of corporations and government departments

    Chris has co-authored two books, including "Network Security Assessment: From Vulnerability to Patch" from Syngress Publishing.

    For the full Transcript of the chat visit this link
    provided for free by Otter.ai (unedited)

    THE DEBRIEF


    •Louisa is seeing some themes emerge from the podcast interviews in terms of the key skillsets needed to be in cybersecurity and the criticality of curiosity
    •Beverley agrees with Chris on why it is so hard to secure the family home
    •Beverley is also glad to hear that millennials are asking big questions about privacy
    •Beverley shares her view on whether penetration testing can be outsourced including the use of bug bounty programs and the role of trust
    •Why we need another podcast to look at how our roles might change in the future and how we prepare for that
    •How the BBQ/taxi conversation has changed and why we need to be ready to change our message as the criminals evolve​
    How to follow Chris
    website: https://www.hacktive.io
    Email: chris@hacktive.io
    Twitter: @ChrisGatford

    CREDITS

    Guest: Chris Gatford
    Hosts: Beverley Roche and Louisa Vogelenzang https://www.cybersecuritycafe.com.au/co-hosts
    Producer/Editor: Louisa Vogelenzang
    Sound Producer: Darcy Milne (Propodcastproduction.com)


    RESEARCH

    Digital literacy survey mentioned at the panel discussion Louisa attended in New York https://www.nominet.uk/digital-generation-gap-remains-wide-open-older-generations-fail-embrace-new-technology/

    Frank Abignale on why tech has made things 4000x easier for criminals https://www.techrepublic.com/article/famous-con-man-frank-abagnale-crime-is-4000-times-easier-today/

    Splendour in the grass science tent https://inspiringnsw.org.au/2019/06/27/science-tent-returns-to-splendour/

    Open DNS solution mentioned by Chris during the chat a...

    • 40 min

Customer Reviews

4.1 out of 5
41 Ratings

41 Ratings

Top Podcasts In Technology

Lex Fridman
Jason Calacanis
Jack Rhysider
Ben Gilbert and David Rosenthal
Ben Thompson / James Allworth
PJ Vogt

You Might Also Like