Avast is launching a new series, Avast Hacker Archives, that uncovers the “Aha!” moments that hackers and researchers have had over the course of their careers. Jaya Baloo, Avast CISO and the host of the series, will be chatting with renowned security experts about their backgrounds, education, and, of course, their toughest and funniest hack stories and projects — nitty-gritty and technical details included.
Security professionals, hardware experts, threat intelligence leads, privacy advocates, and vulnerability researchers around the globe will join Jaya in discussing current and future trends in the cybersecurity industry.
#10 - Keren Elazari
In the Season 1 finale of the Avast Hacker Archives podcast, world renowned security analyst Keren Elazari joins Avast CISO Jaya Baloo to relate her story about entering the cybersecurity world, to explain how hacking is like the internet’s immune system, and to stress the importance of protecting your digital identity.
#9 - Heather Adkins
In the ninth episode of the Avast Hacker Archives podcast, Google Senior Director of Information Security and Privacy Heather Adkins talks with Avast CISO Jaya Baloo about the emergent needs and future direction of cybersecurity.
#8 - Dave Aitel
In the eighth episode of our podcast Avast Hacker Archives, security expert Dave Aitel demystifies the NSA, explains the fallacy of the term “zero-day,” and tells Avast CISO Jaya Baloo what started him down the hacker’s path.
#7 - Philip Zimmermann
In the seventh episode of our podcast Avast Hacker Archives, Avast CISO Jaya Baloo talks with Phil Zimmermann, creator of the PGP email encryption package and longtime activist for privacy and human rights.
#6 - Wendy Nather
In the sixth episode of our podcast Avast Hacker Archives, Avast CISO Jaya Baloo talks with Wendy Nather, Head of the Advisory CISO team at Cisco, about the challenges CISOs face today and the steps we need to take to make security effective for everyone.
#5 - Eva Galperin
Eva is currently Director of Cybersecurity at the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and Tech Advisor at Freedom of the Press Foundation. She’s on the front lines of the fight against stalkerware, and she tirelessly works to protect the digital freedom of the individual, particularly those likely to be preyed upon, like journalists, activists, and victims of abusive relationships. In our podcast, she explains to Avast CISO Jaya Baloo how she got so involved in the fight against stalkerware.