48 episodes

Cyber Security Sauna brings you expert guests with sizzling insight into the latest information security trends and topics. F-Secure's Janne Kauhanen hosts the show to make sure you know all you need to about the hotter-than-ever infosec game. Join us as we sweat out the hot topics in security.

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    • 4.7 • 11 Ratings

Cyber Security Sauna brings you expert guests with sizzling insight into the latest information security trends and topics. F-Secure's Janne Kauhanen hosts the show to make sure you know all you need to about the hotter-than-ever infosec game. Join us as we sweat out the hot topics in security.

    The Year in Cyber: 2020

    The Year in Cyber: 2020

    2020 has been a year no one predicted. COVID-19 made remote work the norm and shook up the attack landscape. Through it all, breaches and ransomware attacks continued to plague organizations. In this episode we're looking back at some of the trends that defined the cyber world in 2020 with F-Secure's Tom Van de Wiele and Nick Jones. Also in this episode: The supply chain attack on SolarWinds; update on the cyber skills shortage; 2020's effect on VPN, Zero Trust, and cloud; the 2020 US elections and more.

    • 35 min
    The Tangled Web of ID Theft

    The Tangled Web of ID Theft

    With the holidays accelerating online shopping, more online transactions means more reasons to be careful about fraud like identity theft and account takeover. ID theft claims millions of victims per year, but how does it happen and how can you avoid being a victim? Olli Bliss of F-Secure joins the show with answers. Also in this episode: How attackers get your data, how they crack passwords and break into accounts, what's happening to your data on the dark web, the new trend in credit card fraud, and more.

    • 39 min
    10 Burning Mobile Security Questions, Answered

    10 Burning Mobile Security Questions, Answered

    Is iOS really more secure than Android? What are the pros and cons of biometric authentication? How can you know which apps are safe? In this episode we dive into a range of mobile security issues. Who better to answer our questions than a couple of mobile experts? F-Secure's Ken Gannon and Ben Knutson join the show to discuss app permissions, company mobile device management, mobile hygiene tips, signs your phone's been hacked and more. Plus, is your Facebook app listening in on you, or not?

    • 34 min
    The Most Frightening Thing About Stalkerware, with Eva Galperin

    The Most Frightening Thing About Stalkerware, with Eva Galperin

    You know about malware, ransomware, spyware. But there's an increasing concern about stalkerware, a creepy breed of apps that allow someone else to digitally monitor you. What is stalkerware all about and how can you recognize it? Who plants it and why, and who are its victims? Joining the show are Eva Galperin, director of cyber security at the Electronic Frontier Foundation who also helped found the Coalition Against Stalkerware, and Anthony Melgarejo, threat researcher at F-Secure.

    • 25 min
    2020 in Cyber Threats, So Far: COVID-19's Effects, Ransomware's Latest Tricks

    2020 in Cyber Threats, So Far: COVID-19's Effects, Ransomware's Latest Tricks

    It's a year like none we've ever experienced. COVID-19's effects have reverberated around the world, and around cyberspace. What's happened in the threat landscape while we've been preoccupied with the pandemic? How have attackers adapted to the new normal? Christine Bejerasco and Calvin Gan of F-Secure's Tactical Defense Unit join us to discuss the latest email and phishing threats, how threat actors are taking advantage of remote work, and why a ransomware infection may be just the tip of the iceberg.

    • 30 min
    Paths to Infosec: Military Vs. Psychology

    Paths to Infosec: Military Vs. Psychology

    There is no one set path to a cybersecurity career, and today's guests have arrived in the field in very different ways. Logan Whitmire comes from a military background and Derek Stoeckenius has a degree in psychology. They share what sparked their interest in infosec, their journey to their current roles, and how their unique backgrounds influenced the way they approach their work. Also: Tips on getting into the field, and what they might have done differently.

    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

JoshCrist ,

Illuminating, insightful and actionable! 🔥

Whether you’re well established as someone innovating in the data and compliance ecosystem, or just getting started as a catalyst for change - this is a must-listen podcast for you! Janne does an incredible job leading conversations that cover a huge breadth of topics related to the ins and outs of navigating an ever changing cyber security environment - from leaders who’ve actually walked the path. Highly recommend listening and subscribing!

espoo snow ,

Very interesting and timely discussion

Mikko Hypponen is always so interesting to listen to.

Jason Sattler ,

Top-Notch Cyber Security Talk

From F-Secure, this podcast cuts through noise to deliver pure signal about cyber security. Don't miss the first episode with Mikko Hypponen.

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