The Security Ledger Podcast

The Security Ledger Podcast

Latest Episodes

Spotlight Podcast: Security Automation is (and isn’t) the Future of Infosec
September 18, 2019

David Brumley the CEO of ForAllSecure talks about the benefits and limits of security automation.

Spotlight Podcast: Rethinking Your Third Party Cyber Risk Strategy
September 11, 2019

Third party cyber risk is growing. Despite that, most companies are unprepared to address it in a systematic way. In this Spotlight Podcast, a companion to our new eBook, Rethinking Third Party Cyber Risk Management,

Episode 161: 3 Years after Mirai, IoT DDoS Problem may get Worse
September 09, 2019

Three years after the Mirai botnet launched some of the biggest denial of service attacks ever seen, DDoS is a bigger problem and ever. Even worse: we stand on the made up of webcams and other Internet of things as technologies like 5G bring greater band

Episode 160 Right to Repair’s Summer of Love – Sort of.
September 04, 2019

call it Right to Repair's "Summer of Love." Summer 2019 saw developments on a number of fronts in the nation-wide battle to win a digital right to repair. In this podcast, we talk with Nathan Proctor of US PIRG's Right to Repair campaign and Kyle Wiens of

Episode 159: Deep Fakes and Election (in)Security with ZeroFOX
August 29, 2019

We discuss deep fakes and election insecurity with Sam Small CSO of ZeroFOX

Episode 158: How NotPetya has Insurers grappling with Systemic Cyber Risk
August 20, 2019

Security Ledger Editor in Chief Paul Roberts speaks with Bruce McConnell of the East West Institute about systemic cyber risk.

Episode 157: Do we need an FDA for Software? Also: operationalizing Threat Intelligence
August 17, 2019

Sarah Zatko of the Cyber Independent Testing Lab joins us to talk about CITL's big new study of firmware security. In our second segment, we’re joined by Allan Thomson who is the Chief Technology Officer at LookingGlass Cyber Solutions to talk about the g

Spotlight Podcast: Unpacking Black Hat Hacks with Digicert CTO Dan Timpson
August 07, 2019

In this Spotlight Podcast, we broadcast from the Black Hat Briefings in Las Vegas Nevada. Dan Timpson, the Chief Technology Officer at DigiCert joins us to talk about some of the high profile hacks at this week's "hacker summer camp" and the common weakne

Episode 156: Looming over Black Hat: doing Security at Massive Scale
August 06, 2019

In this episode of the Security Ledger Podcast (#156), we're joined by Michael Coates, the former Chief Information Security Officer at Twitter and the CEO and co-founder of Altitude Networks.* With "hacker summer camp" kicking off in Las Vegas, Michael a

Episode 155: Disinformation is a Cyber Weapon and APTs warm to Mobile Malware
August 01, 2019

In this week’s episode of the Podcast (#155): Jerome Segura of Malwarebytes joins us to talk about how disinformation campaigns and cyber crime are part of the same toxic cocktail in the world's trouble spots, like Ukraine. Also: Adam Meyers of CrowdStrik