Cybersecurity Simplified aims to demystify cybersecurity and make it understandable to business people and managed services providers who aren’t security experts. We explore the latest cybersecurity trends, threats and news with the insight and perspective of CTO David Barton of Overwatch Managed Security by High Wire Networks.
Episode 32: “A Career in Security – Where do you Start?”
It isn’t lost to us here at Cybersecurity Simplified that many of you listen and watch because you have a keen interest in cybersecurity work… you want to make that career leap from wherever you are at or pivot for those of you already in IT or in a technical role.
We applaud you because you are taking steps and not just waiting for it to happen. This episode is for you! Our two guests today are security practitioners who took different paths to where they are at today.
We have Aaron Martin, High Wire Security Architect, and Nick Burnett, High Wire Tier 2 SOC Analyst.
Welcome to episode 32 of Cybersecurity Simplified.
Episode 31: On the Front Lines with the DoD’s New Cybersecurity Certification
Our next guest has spent his career designing and building strong defenses, literally and technically. First, serving for more than 28 years in active-duty military and now as a cybersecurity MSP helping DoD contractors comply with the government’s stringent Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification.
In this episode of Cybersecurity Simplified, we’ll visit the front lines of the U.S. cybersecurity defense with John Hill, President and CEO of TechSage Solutions. Stay tuned.
Episode 30: Riding the Cyber Trails with Cyber Rancher Allan Alford
What do cybersecurity and ranching have in common? A bit of wrangling, a lot of bull and CISO Allan Alford, host of the Cyber Ranch podcast.
Allan’s 20-year cybersecurity journey includes serving as CISO four different times in three industries and working with companies from 5 to 50,000 employees. He’s currently focused on getting ACTUAL value from your tech stack and adding a human perspective to cybersecurity.
So, saddle up and settle in. In this episode of Cybersecurity Simplified, we’ll ride the cyber trails wherever Allan’s experience takes us.
Episode 29: Keeping Medical Networks Healthy with Good Cyber Hygiene
If it isn't enough that hospitals have been overrun with Covid patients during the pandemic, they also have been targeted by cyber criminals. Many have even been forced to cancel vital medical services because their systems, software or networks are disabled. It's more important than ever for healthcare organizations to keep their networks healthy. In this episode of Cybersecurity Simplified, we will get a prescription for good cyber hygiene from our special guest, Sunila Thelma Levi, a healthcare technologies executive at Commonspirit Health.
Episode 28: Take Managed Security to a Higher Level with SOAR
Cybercriminals are escalating their attacks. What can you do? Take managed security to a higher level with SOAR - Security Orchestration, Automation and Response. In this episode of Cybersecurity Simplified, learn how SOAR can reach into IT environments and stop cyberthreats in progress, reduce mean time to repair and minimize the impact of cyberattacks.
Episode 27: CODA Intelligence for Vulnerability Management
In the cybersecurity war, there are no rules. The enemy has upped their game with more frequent and destructive attacks. What can you do? Take your cybersecurity defense to the next level. Stay ahead of evolving threats with vulnerability management. In this episode of Cybersecurity Simplified, we’ll talk about how to go from reactive to adaptive strategies with our guest, vulnerability management expert Cristian Sandescu, Founder and CEO of CODA Intelligence. Stay tuned.