Pwned: The Information Security Podcast

Pwned: The Information Security Podcast


Latest Episodes

Breach of the Week: Farewell Zack
February 23, 2021

Zack's final episode. We made him edit his own final episode kinda like tying his own noose. Zack you'll be missed - Season 3 is going to blow up, maybe not. You also missed our Best Places to Work Award, thanks for being part of it. -

Breach of the Week: Pfizer Rain Clouds
February 09, 2021

Pfizer falls victim to cloud misconfiguration. Clouds can be complex. :( - Check out NuHarbor Security for complete cybersecurity protection for your business and a security partner you can trust. Website: https://www.nuharborsecurity.com

Partner Spotlight: CyberArk Talks Evolution of PAM – Part 2
February 04, 2021

This week we're surveying identity as a mechanism of compromise in a first-of-its-kind "Partner Spotlight" series. In Part 2, we chat with Brandon Traffanstedt, Global Director, Solutions Engineering at CyberArk.

Partner Spotlight: CyberArk Talks Evolution of PAM – Part 1
February 02, 2021

This week we're surveying identity as a mechanism of compromise in a first-of-its-kind "Partner Spotlight" series. In Part 1, Justin talks shop with CyberArk's Scott Whitehouse, VP Channels and Alliances for the Americas.

Breach of the Week: Frago-Rock?
January 20, 2021

Every company operating in the United States is required to maintain a Form I-9 file on every employee to ensure that they are legally allowed to work and not subject to more restrictive immigration rules. But Form I-9 files can contain a ton of sensit...

Breach of the Week: Stop looking at my Vastaamo
January 05, 2021

Geez, I guess nothing is off limits.  Vastaamo was first breached in 2018, but this...just...keeps...going. Vastaamo has been requested by attackers to pay half a million USD in Bitcoin. But to make it worse employees and patients are also targets of e...

Breach of the Week: You Reap What You Sow
November 17, 2020

Long story short, somebody hacked Harvest Finance and by manipulating asset values, stole tens of millions of dollars. Soon there was a bounty on the black hat, and the relationship is still complicated - Harvest is offering the hacker $1M for their $2...

Breach of the Week: Not Yo Nitro
November 10, 2020

So Nitro PDF got hit. The popular PDF software had an undisclosed number of accounts and files released into the wild. Contracts, agreements, love letters, etc. were up for sale on the dark web within hours. Hear what Justin hates to say about it. -

Breach of the Week: There’s a Crook in Your Nook
November 03, 2020

In this week's episode, we look into a big hack at one of the last bookstore giants. Barnes and Noble got whacked in both their brick and mortar and their cyber stores preventing purchases and virtual book reading.

Social Engineering with Jeff
October 29, 2020

We are joined by Jeff to talk social engineering both in the real world and the digital world. Jeff talks about how the movie Sneakers sparked his interest, how he got paid to sneak into people's buildings,