52 episodes

Get inside the minds of leading white-hat hackers and security researchers. Each week, we’ll educate and entertain you by breaking down and simplifying the latest cyber security headlines and trends. Using our special blend of expertise, wit, and cynicism, we’ll turn complex security concepts into easily understood and actionable insights.

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    • 4.7 • 33 Ratings

Get inside the minds of leading white-hat hackers and security researchers. Each week, we’ll educate and entertain you by breaking down and simplifying the latest cyber security headlines and trends. Using our special blend of expertise, wit, and cynicism, we’ll turn complex security concepts into easily understood and actionable insights.

    Grading Gartner’s Guesses

    Grading Gartner’s Guesses

    This week on the podcast, we discuss two recent security reports, one on the topic of open source software and the other on "insecure by design" in the Operational Technology (OT) space. We go through the key findings from each report and what our thoughts are on their accuracy within the real world. We end the week by covering Gartner's 8 security prediction from their Security and Risk Management summit last week and what we think their likelihood of hitting are in the years to come.

    • 48 min
    200th Episode Extravaganza

    200th Episode Extravaganza

    In celebration of our 200th episode, this week on the podcast we take a look back at the last few years and revisit some of our favorite episodes. Along the way, we'll give updates on a few of our cybersecurity predictions from years past that took just a little bit longer than anticipated to come true. Finally, we end with a round of Q & A and a few quick news updates.

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Robux Ransomware

    Robux Ransomware

    This week on the podcast we cover the latest and most bizarre ransomware extortion demand we've seen in recent memory. Before that though, we cover the latest updates on nation state hacking activity including threats of escalating attacks leading to physical retaliation.

    • 39 min
    0-Days for Days

    0-Days for Days

    This week on the podcast we cover two fresh 0-day vulnerabilities, one in Windows and another in Atlassian's Confluence, both under active exploitation in the wild. Additionally, we cover Costa Rica's no good, terrible month in Cybersecurity.

    • 31 min
    Package Hijacking

    Package Hijacking

    This week on the podcast, we discuss the line between ethical security research and malicious activity thanks to a compromised open source software package. After that we cover the latest industry to fall victim to Ransomware and end by highlighting a 0-click vulnerability in Zoom’s message system discovered by Google Project Zero.

    • 38 min
    Building Security Strategies with Matt Lee

    Building Security Strategies with Matt Lee

    This week on the podcast we sit down for a chat with Matt Lee, Sr. Director of Security and Compliance at Pax8 and well-known cyber security educator, to discuss security strategies for MSPs and midsize enterprises in the face of a dynamic threat landscape. We cover everything from picking a framework to getting buy in from stakeholders and take a forward look at what future cyber regulations may look like to all organizations.

    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
33 Ratings

33 Ratings

Behrad from iran ,

Thank you

Guys I was stuck at CORS and just couldn’t figure it out and you helped me a lot, I really appreciate that.

Javolono ,

Amazing security podcast

This guys are amazing in bringing the latest security topics and more in a very enjoyable simple way. Love their sense of humor and they are very knowledgeable in their field. Thank you and keep them coming!

DonTreply ,

Great way to stay current on cybersecurity

Relevant news and trends in cybersecurity are discussed in an informal manner. Information is presented by knowledgable industry insiders. Insights are relevant for the network engineer to the CIO.

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