The ISACA Podcast gives you insight into the latest regulations, trends and threats experienced by information systems auditors and governance and security professionals. The experts interviewed in the ISACA Podcast have valuable perspectives they have gained from their years of experience in the field. Whether you are beginning your career or have decades of experience, the ISACA Podcast can help you be better equipped to address industry challenges and embrace opportunities.
The State of Cryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency has helped make blockchain technology mainstream, lauded by the general public for its decentralizing capabilities and in the cybersecurity space due to its integrity and self auditing. In this episode of the ISACA® Podcast, sponsored by ESET, security experts Dustin Brewer and Frank Downs discuss how and why cryptocurrency has been so widely adopted and predict where they think it will go next.
Diversifying the Security Hiring Pool
It is no secret that there has long been a gap in the cybersecurity workforce. But enterprises can take a step toward filling it by looking to nontraditional candidates, according to Adobe’s Director of Application Security, David Lenoe. In this episode of the ISACA® Podcast, sponsored by Adobe, Lenoe discusses how enterprises can diversify the talent and hiring pool for security, including best practices and tips for attracting great candidates, and gives advice to professionals that may not have traditional security experience but are hoping to break into the field.
Remote Access Tools From a Hacker Perspective
Remote access tools can be an IT blessing, allowing tech support to quickly and remotely troubleshoot computer problems while reducing the need for lengthy conversations with confused employees. But just as remote access can be used for good, malicious cyberactors can leverage it to cause financial or even biological harm. In this episode of the ISACA® Podcast, security experts Dustin Brewer and Frank Downs explore different ways remote access tools can be exploited and how it can be avoided.
Risk After COVID-19: A New Workforce
The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted massive changes within the modern workforce, providing risk assurance and audit professionals a unique opportunity to assess how they approach the risk framework. In this podcast, ISACA® Journal columnist Cindy Baxter discusses how technology shapes behavior, what tips information systems professionals can use for success and what risk will look like post-pandemic.
The Perils of Overlooking Physical Security
With today’s advanced cloud capabilities, cybersecurity is an obvious priority at many organizations. But that can leave physical security diminished or outright neglected. In this episode of the podcast, security experts Dustin Brewer and Frank Downs discuss what makes it so important to secure physical assets and how enterprises can do so effectively.
Assessing the Ethical Implications of Information Technology
IT enterprises with strong ethical frameworks are successful not only in making a greater, more positive impact on society, but in terms of financial and reputational status as well. To achieve this, however, organizations must be able to involve everyone from entry-level staff to executive leadership, all while anticipating scenarios that could occur in the future. In this episode of the ISACA® Podcast, ISACA® Journal columnist Ian Cooke explains the risk zones of the Ethical Operating System, the impact of bias upon ethics, the role of automated technology within an ethical context and more.