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The Hurricane Labs InfoSec Podcast features the clashing of swords and witty banter about the latest security topics. Listen in as we discuss headlines, hacks, tech tips, Splunk stuff, and more!

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The Hurricane Labs InfoSec Podcast features the clashing of swords and witty banter about the latest security topics. Listen in as we discuss headlines, hacks, tech tips, Splunk stuff, and more!

    SOC Talk: Cyber Safety Review Board and the Log4j Report

    SOC Talk: Cyber Safety Review Board and the Log4j Report

    In today's podcast, we talk about the Cyber Safety Review Board and their report on Log4j. 

    Also, make sure to check out some of the articles and resources mentioned during this episode:

    DHS Launches First-Ever Cyber Safety Review Board via Homeland Security
    Pentest Stories: Responsible vulnerability disclosure via Heather Terry & Dennis Goodlett
    How to Write a Vulnerability Management Policy by Roxy, Hurricane Labs Director of Compliance

    Keep an eye out for our upcoming blog posts about vulnerability management too! 







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    • 15 min
    Teaching and Learning Cybersecurity: Closing the Skills Gap, Part 2

    Teaching and Learning Cybersecurity: Closing the Skills Gap, Part 2

    Heather meets with Tom Kopchak to discuss strategies for organizations should utilize when creating cybersecurity training programs.

    In case you missed it, check out the first part of our Teaching and Learning Cybersecurity podcast series. Also, tune in to our related podcast: Addressing the Cybersecurity Skills Gap featuring Heather Terry, Tom Kopchak, Roxy, and Dusty Miller!

    Click here for our podcast episode transcript. 

    • 23 min
    Teaching and Learning Cybersecurity: Closing the Skills Gap, Part 1

    Teaching and Learning Cybersecurity: Closing the Skills Gap, Part 1

    Heather meets with Tom Kopchak to reflect on his recent experiences teaching cybersecurity and on what skills are needed to help bridge the cybersecurity skills gap.

    Also, make sure to check out some of our related posts and podcasts:

    Addressing the Cybersecurity Skills Gap podcast featuring Heather Terry, Tom Kopchak, Roxy, and Dusty Miller
    Tom's Tips for Infosec Professionals blog post via Tom Kopchak
    A Guide to Success: 9 Career Tips for Infosec Newbies blog post via Kelsey Clark
    5 Student Networking Strategies for Security Conferences blog post via Kelsey Clark

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    • 19 min
    Pentest Perspective: Taking a Look at Social Engineering

    Pentest Perspective: Taking a Look at Social Engineering

    The Hurricane Labs team shares a few stories about their experiences with social engineering–and ways we can become more resilient to this type of attack.

    Also, make sure to check out some of the articles and resources mentioned during this episode:

    Verizon 2021 Data Breach Investigations Report
    Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion
    RSA Key Extraction via Low-Bandwidth Acoustic Cryptanalysis
    (Coming May 2!) Blog: How to reduce your organization’s vulnerability to social engineering

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    • 29 min
    SOC Talk: Red Teaming for NECCDC

    SOC Talk: Red Teaming for NECCDC

    Two of Hurricane Labs' team members red teamed for the NECCDC in March. They share insight to some of the strategies they used in their role as attackers.

    Also, make sure to check out some of the articles and resources mentioned during this episode:

    Northeast Regional of the Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (NECCDC)
    NECCDC Red Team Review
    NECCDL / NECCDC Twitter

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    • 16 min
    SOC Talk: The Russia-Ukraine War Follow-up

    SOC Talk: The Russia-Ukraine War Follow-up

    In this follow-up podcast, Heather chats with Hurricane Labs’ Director of Security Operations about further security implications of the Russia-Ukraine conflict. 

    Also, make sure to check out some of the articles and resources mentioned during this episode:

    SOC Talk: The Russia-Ukraine Crisis, Part 1
    Statement by President Biden on our Nation's Cybersecurity (Full)
    Act Now to Protect Against Potential Cyberattacks – Security hardening recommendations via the Biden-Harris Administration
    President Signs New Executive Order Chartering Course New Course to Improve the Nation's Cybersecurity and Protect Federal Government Networks
    Backdoors & Breaches via Black Hills Information Security
    Russia Cyber Threat Overview and Advisories via CISA
    How to Run a Security Tabletop Scenario via Hurricane Labs
    Need help with your security? Contact us! 

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    • 13 min

Customer Reviews

2.0 out of 5
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1 Rating

Chris in MI ,

More Amanda, Less Tom

UPDATE:
+.5* for live episode at Converge
+1* for Nick Jacob
+.5* for less Tom by way of more guests
-1* for no Amanda

One star for now. Wish I could give five. I will update this review once Amanda is back on the podcast.