22 episodes

A show about infosec, technology and life!

The Shellsharks Podcast Shellsharks

    • Technology
    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

A show about infosec, technology and life!



    Join me as I chat with Apis Necros, a software developer & hacker about his intro to infosec, the IndieWeb, cookie recipes and more!

    Show Notes


    The Hive

    Pokemon Go

    Apis Necros Projects

    Straddling Checkerboard

    Actually, Roll Your Own crypto, then throw it away.

    Apis Mellifera Cecropia

    The IndieWeb


    One of us

    Having a website isn’t about blogging, it’s about you

    Getting Into Information Security

    You have something to say, someone will listen

    Popular Shellsharks posts (2022)

    Exploring Minix Character Device Drivers

    Herman Miller Logitech Embody Review

    An Ode to Lost Friends


    Facebook’s AI Spam Isn’t the ‘Dead Internet’: It’s the Zombie Internet

    Facebook’s Shrimp Jesus, Explained

    AI Slop


    Apis Necros Recipes

    Slash Pages


    Deobfuscating a Malware Stager

    Mental Illness, Autism, and Suffering

    A 5 Year Infosec Education Retrospective

    Desk Setup



    Stars, Boosts & Toots

    • 1 hr 8 min
    The foremost expert on court cybersecurity vulnerabilities?

    The foremost expert on court cybersecurity vulnerabilities?

    Join me as I chat with Jason Parker, a Software Developer, Cybersecurity Researcher and Independent Journalist about hacking court systems, punycode, infosec training and more!

    !! Explicit Language Alert !!

    Show Notes

    Jason Parker on Mastodon

    Twitter Migration

    Maricopa County Superior Corut eFiling system disclosure

    My call for Podcast guests on Mastodon


    Bluesky Exploits

    Disorder In The Court

    OWASP Broken Access Control

    404 Media

    LockBit ransomware Fulton county

    Toothbrush botnet

    Security flaws in court record systems used in five US states exposed sensitive legal documents | Tech Crunch

    Flaws in public records management tool could let hackers nab sensitive data linked to requests | Nextgov

    Software Flaws Exposed Sealed Court Docs, Researcher Says | Law360

    Multiple Vulnerabilities Affecting Web-Based Court Case and Document Management Systems | CISA

    California Bar investigates after confidential discipline records published online

    State Bar of Calif. Data Breach Caused Confidential Disciplinary Records to Show Up on Third-Party Website, Class Action Says

    Microsoft Recall

    The best counterargument to using Recall


    Single-letter second-level domain

    Interesting instance domains

    Donate to the EFF

    ISC2 certified in cybersecurity

    Web Security Academy

    California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)

    Other US States w/ Privacy Laws

    iTerm moves AI functionality into a plugin

    Governor Wants to Prosecute Journalist Who Clicked View Source on Government Site

    AWS Shared Responsibility Model

    • 1 hr 21 min
    The Shellsharks Podcast is back! (Season 2)

    The Shellsharks Podcast is back! (Season 2)

    The Shellsharks Podcast is back! Season 2 begins now.

    The Last Episode: Mastodon & Cyber-success w/ @rebootkid

    The show is now available to follow on the Fediverse @ShellsharksPodcast@podcast.shellsharks.com

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    Follow me @shellsharks@shellsharks.social

    • 1 min
    Mastodon & Cyber-success w/ @rebootkid

    Mastodon & Cyber-success w/ @rebootkid

    Positivity abounds in this edition of The Shellsharks Podcast! @rebootkid (Nate) joins me to discuss the great Infosec Mastodon migration, getting into infosec, mentorship, cybersecurity as a practice and management’s role in combatting burnout.

    Show Notes


    Stars, Boosts & Toots





    ActivityPub rocks!

    Why I Blog. You Should Too!

    SQL Slammer

    What Certification or Training Should I Take?

    Interview w/ Security Engineer, Eva Georgieva

    MFA Prompt Bombing

    Getting Into Information Security

    An Ode to RSS

    Cybersecurity burnout is real

    • 1 hr 19 min
    Privacy Chat w/ Dan Frechtling

    Privacy Chat w/ Dan Frechtling

    Boltive CEO and privacy advocate, Dan Frechtling joins me to discuss all things in the world of Internet privacy!

    Show Notes

    I Said No to Online Cookies. Websites Tracked Me Anyway. | Consumer Reports

    Story of Dan Frechtling & Scott Moore

    Privacy Regulations - GDPR, LGPD, CCPA, CPRA

    Sephora Privacy Settlement

    Global Privacy Control

    The American Data Privacy and Protection Act (ADPPA)

    Advanced Data Protection Control (ADPC)

    US Privacy String

    OSINT Sock Puppets

    RuTarget Harvesting Google Data

    Executive Order on Protecting Foreign Intel from Surveilling US Citizens

    Is TikTok safe?

    Deprecation of third-party cookies

    SSO wall of shame

    GDPR enforcement tracker

    Future of Privacy Forum

    TROPT Defining the Privacy tech Landscape Whitepaper


    Three Ways Your Data is Leaking in Advertising and How to Avoid It

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Interview w/ Security Engineer, Eva Georgieva

    Interview w/ Security Engineer, Eva Georgieva

    Join myself (@shellsharks) and Eva Georgieva, security engineer and founder of #hackintocybersec as we discuss getting into infosec, cybersecurity education, women in cyber and more!

    Note: Had some challenges with audio leveling, I apologize for any audio weirdness!

    Show Notes

    Uber Incident

    Eva’s AMA on Reddit




    Hack The Box (Academy)

    TCM Security

    • 59 min

Customer Reviews

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8 Ratings

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Excellent Show!

Great content! Engaging Conversations! Must listen!

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Great show!

It covers a variety of topics, so there’s always something new to listen to and learn about :)

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