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Tips from pros on how to they got hired in the infosec field. Listen for an "Easter Egg" in each show! Sign up for early access to episodes and updates here!

Tips from pros on how to they got hired in the infosec field. Listen for an "Easter Egg" in each show! Sign up for early access to episodes and updates here!
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Tips from pros on how to they got hired in the infosec field. Listen for an "Easter Egg" in each show! Sign up for early access to episodes and updates here!

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English


Episodes

Marcus Carey - Childhood Builder/Breaker to Navy Cryptologist to Founder and Mentor

1/11/2019
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Marcus Carey has been hacking since we was five. A true MacGuyver he had to make due with little resources available to him. He later enrolled for the Navy, worked for 3 letter agencies including the NSA, and now has his own security startup. Marcus shares a TON with us in this episode.

Duration:00:45:58

Jack Rhysider - From Odd-jobs to Network Analyst to SOC Architect to... Darknet Diaries!

1/1/2019
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Jack Rhysider's origin story. With an engineering background Jack found himself doing odd jobs at first. Looking to get back into tech he "certed" up and got a job in the NOC (Network Operation Center) and eventually became a SOC architect building a SOC from scratch. Looking to do something different, he started Dark Net Diaries and it's been an adventure since!

Duration:00:50:31

Yaron Levi - Entrepreneur to Security Architect to CISO and Security Champion

12/25/2018
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Yaron Levi is the CISO for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City. We talk about what he looks for in people when hiring in Infosec and a time when he took a chance on someone (against the opinion of his peers) and his chance was a big success. We also discuss a breach he had to deal with only 3 months into his job!

Duration:00:37:14

InfoSteph - From Journalism to IT Support to Security Analyst

12/18/2018
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Steph is brand new to the infosec field! We go over her interesting and eventful path into Information Security, reflections on her role today, and some really interesting war stories!

Duration:00:57:29

Virtual Kyle Kennedy - Stories, not resumes: Breaking educational and other barriers in cybersecurity

12/11/2018
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Today's episode is a reading of an amazing written by Kyle Kennedy, president of brainbabe.org. The reading is performed by Allison, an IBM Watson personality. I also go through some recent resources discovered to help you on your journey to a Career in Infosec.

Duration:00:16:42

Elvis Chan - From Making Computer Chips to FBI Supervisory Special Agent!

12/4/2018
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Elvis Chan is a Supervisory Special Agent Elvis Chan, who works cyber security matters for the FBI San Francisco Division. We discuss how we got into the FBI, Life in the FBI CyberSecurity Division, and how to get involved.

Duration:00:37:35

Clay Wells - From SysAdmin to Security Architect to Con Organizer!

11/27/2018
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Clay Wells ... Security Architect, Musician, Defcon Blue Team Village Co-Organizer, and organizer of the first annual WOPR Summit. Clay shares some really insightful tips on making it Information Security, as well as a really interesting war story from recently. WOPR Summit is March 1st, 2019 in Atlantic City!

Duration:00:36:46

BONUS: Robin Stuart - Road to Becoming a Cyber Crime Author

11/18/2018
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Robin Stuart is a debut author in cyber crime fiction with a short story called "SegFault" in the Sisters in Crime NorCal anthology [Fault Lines][4] , which is due out in early 2019!!!

Duration:00:20:56

Robin Stuart - From Paralegal to Malware Researcher (and Cyber Crime Author!)

11/13/2018
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Robin Stuart started off as a paralegal until she was challenged one day to get her boss's password. (Hint: Do not challenge Robin). Fast forward she switched careers to Technology but always kept a lookout for a career in security. Oh... she's also a cyber-crime author!

Duration:00:43:56

Rob Carson - From USMC Infantry Officer to Information Security Officer

11/6/2018
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Rob is a former Marine Corps Infantry Officer who transitioned himself to an outstanding Information Security Officer in the private sector. He talks about the transition and all the nuances we in the private sector take for granted.

Duration:00:30:47

Matt Toth - From Slinky Network Support Engineer to Security Sales Engineer

10/30/2018
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Matt Toth is a Senior Security Engineer with over 20 years of experience in the Information Technology industry, with a focus on Cyber Security. Working with the US Department of Defense, he has led teams in CyberWar simulations, and has advised senior leadership on new attack vectors and threat actors. With a passion for security, Matt is deeply engaged with the community to educate and prepare the next generation of Cyber Professional. On top of that, he’s a good friend of mine in the...

Duration:01:08:32

Christina Hanson - From HOA Manager to Headfirst Into InfoSec!

10/22/2018
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Christina Hanson is a security analyst working for Truvantis Cyber Security Consulting and one of my former boot camp students! She has extensive technical experience and a deep understanding of the collaborative nature of Information Security, not to mention how women and other underrepresented groups in the community have a more difficult time navigating this industry due to institutional barriers. In our discussion, Christina touches on the wide variety of resources and events that helped...

Duration:00:28:20

0day - From "Geek Squad" tech to DevSecOps

10/15/2018
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0day (“Zero Day”) is a security researcher who specializes in distributed systems security. In his career journey through Circuit City's Firedog service, trading floors and corporate information security, he’s amassed significant experience in the industry and is an example of how security consciousness is important even before you're an official security "pro". In our conversation, 0day discusses getting into computers as an inner city kid, acknowledging how our hangups can affect the...

Duration:00:23:51

Dan Borges - From Infosec ITAdmin to Red Teamer to CTF Organizer

10/8/2018
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In this first episode, I chat with Dan Borges, a professional red teamer, blogger, and security tool developer. Dan discusses his early experiences using and exploiting computer systems, how InfoSec experts work with companies, and a new tools he and other created and released this year!

Duration:01:00:18

Trailer

9/5/2018
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A trailer for the upcoming podcast Getting Into Information Security

Duration:00:00:29