The Security Ledger Podcast

The Security Ledger Podcast

Latest Episodes

Episode 154: Richard Clarke on Defending the Fifth Domain
July 24, 2019

The Pentagon calls cyberspace "the fifth domain" of conflict. But what does that mean? And how do you defend a human-made space that's everywhere and nowhere? In this episode of the podcast, Richard Clarke joins us to discuss his new book,

Episode 153: Hacking Anesthesia Machines and Mayors say No to Ransoms
July 12, 2019

In this week’s podcast episode (#153): The researcher who discovered serious remote access security flaws in anesthesia machines by GE says such security holes are common. Also: the US Conference of Mayors voted unanimously to swear off paying ransoms ...

Episode 152: What the Silex Malware says about IoT Insecurity and Cloud Security CEO Steve Mullaney on Amazon ReInforce
July 04, 2019

In this week’s podcast episode, #152: we talk with Akamai researcher Larry Cashdollar about his discovery of Silex, a new example of IoT killing malware allegedly authored by a 14 year old. Also: Steve Mullaney,

Episode 151: Ransoming the City with Cesar Cerrudo of IOActive
June 28, 2019

In this week’s episode, #151: Cesar Cerrudo, the head of research at the firm IOActive joins us to talk about the recent spate of massive ransomware payouts and why municipal government networks are the favorite target of hackers these days.

Episode 150: Microsoft’s Tanya Janca on securing Azure and Armor Scientific’s CTO on Life after Passwords
June 20, 2019

Microsoft cloud evangelist Tanya Janca joins us to talk about securing Azure and the challenges of pushing security left. Also: we continue our series on life after passwords as we speak with Nick Buchanan,

Episode 149: How Real is the Huawei Risk?
June 13, 2019

Priscilla Moriuchi the Director of Strategic Threat Development at Recorded Future joins us to discuss a new report on the risk posed by Chinas Huawei Technologies.

Episode 148: Joseph Menn on Cult of the Dead Cow also Veracode CEO Sam King on InfoSec’s Leaky Talent Pipeline
June 05, 2019

We interview Joseph Menn about his new book Cult of the Dead Cow: How the Original Hacking Supergroup Might Just Save the World

Episode 147: Forty Year Old GPS Satellites offer a Warning about securing the Internet of Things
May 29, 2019

A programming glitch in GPS satellite software grounded planes in China and other countries. But what does it tell us about the security of the Internet of Things? Bill Malik of Trend Micro joins us to discuss.

Episode 146: Elections Loom, Political Parties struggle with Cyber Security and Securing Cloud with Aporeto’s Amir Sharif
May 22, 2019

his week’s episode, #146: we speak with the researchers behind a new analysis of more than 40 political parties in the US and Europe showing that many suffer from poor cyber security. Also: DEV-OPS methodologies are transforming the way organizations a...

Spotlight Podcast: Managing the Digital Risk in your Digital Transformation
May 16, 2019

Companies are pursuing digital transformation at all costs. But do they really understand the risks lurking in their digital transformation strategies? In this Spotlight Podcast, sponsored by RSA,* we're joined by RSA Portfolio Strategist Steve Schlarm...