Risky Business

Technology Podcasts

Risky Business is a weekly information security podcast featuring news and in-depth interviews with industry luminaries. Launched in February 2007, Risky Business is a must-listen digest for information security pros. With a running time of approximately 50-60 minutes, Risky Business is pacy; a security podcast without the waffle.

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United States

Description:

Risky Business is a weekly information security podcast featuring news and in-depth interviews with industry luminaries. Launched in February 2007, Risky Business is a must-listen digest for information security pros. With a running time of approximately 50-60 minutes, Risky Business is pacy; a security podcast without the waffle.

Language:

English


Episodes

Risky Business #693 -- Hive takedown is the beginning, not the end

1/31/2023
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the week’s security news, including: This week’s show is brought to you by Remediant, which is now a part of Netwrix. Tim Keeler is co-founder of Remediant and joins us to talk about how the PAM market – and the tech that makes it up – is changing. Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Mastodon if that’s your thing. Show notes U.S. Department of Justice Disrupts Hive Ransomware...

Duration:00:54:40

Risky Biz Soap Box: Tools alone won't solve your vuln management problems

1/24/2023
In this Soap Box edition of the show Nucleus Security’s Scott Kuffer discusses Stakeholder-Specific Vulnerability Categorization (SSVC) and why tools alone can’t fix a dysfunctional vulnerability management program.

Duration:00:31:18

Risky Business #692 -- Google search results spew malware, phishing sites

1/24/2023
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the week’s security news, including: This week’s show is brought to you by Kroll. Jim Hung co-leads the special projects and applied research team at Kroll and joins us to talk about the big changes happening in the incident response discipline. Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Mastodon if that’s your thing. Show notes Risky Biz News: Google Search and Ads have a major...

Duration:01:05:29

Risky Business #691 -- LockBit and "Pablo Escobar syndrome"

1/17/2023
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the week’s security news, including: This week’s show is brought to you by Material Security. Material co-founder Ryan Noon and Snowflake’s head of cybersecurity strategy Omer Singer are this week’s sponsor guests. Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Mastodon if that’s your thing. Show notes Royal Mail cyberattack linked to LockBit ransomware operationRansomware Diaries: Volume 1...

Duration:00:56:59

Risky Business #690 -- 2023 will be a rough year for critical online services

1/10/2023
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the news we missed while on break. Because it’s the first show of the year, we split the discussion into themes: This week’s show is brought to you by Trail of Bits. Dan Guido is this week’s sponsor guest and he joins us to talk about something they’ve developed – a zero knowledge proof of exploit technique. Very interesting stuff! Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Mastodon if...

Duration:01:08:51

Risky Business #689 -- FBI baulks at Apple's iCloud encryption push

12/13/2022
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the week’s security news, including: This week’s show is sponsored by Obsidian Security. Obsidian co-founder Ben Johnson joins the show this week to talk through SaaS configuration security and visibility/monitoring. Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Mastodon if that’s your thing. Show notes Apple Expands End-to-End Encryption to iCloud Backups | WIRED FBI Calls End-to-End...

Duration:00:55:58

Risky Biz Soap Box: Attack Path Management is the New Hotness

12/12/2022
In this sponsored podcast Patrick Gray and Ryan Kalember talk about Proofpoint’s acquisition of Illusive, a company that started off in the “deception” space and then moved towards doing attack path analysis and management. Show notes Proofpoint Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Illusive

Duration:00:33:02

Risky Business #688 -- APT41 pickpockets Uncle Sam

12/6/2022
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the week’s security news, including: This week’s show is brought to you by Airlock Digital. Its CEO and CTO join host Patrick Gray this week to talk about admin to kernel as a security boundary, and the limitations of kernel driver blocklists. Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Mastodon if that’s your thing. Show notes Risky Biz News: Samsung, MediaTek, and other Android...

Duration:01:03:21

Risky Business #687 -- Shady deeds in sunny places: Ransomware smashes Vanuatu, Guadeloupe

11/29/2022
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the week’s security news, including: This week’s sponsor guest is Jake King from Elastic Security, who joins us to talk through the company’s most recent threat report. There’s a link to the report in our show notes. Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Mastodon if that’s your thing. Show notes British government bans Chinese surveillance cameras from sensitive locations - The...

Duration:00:54:26

Risky Business #686 -- White House to move on spyware industry

11/22/2022
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the week’s security news, including: AttackIQ’s Jonathan Reiber will be joining us in this week’s sponsor interview to talk about how companies and their boards are really moving towards outcomes-based security programs. Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Twitter if that’s your thing. Show notes Ransomware incidents now make up majority of British government’s crisis management...

Duration:00:58:54

Risky Biz Soap Box: How to get your developers invested in security

11/20/2022
In this podcast we speak with Randall Degges who leads the Developer Relations & Community team at Snyk. He’s here to talk to us about how to get developers enthusiastic about security, how to get them to use the right tooling, and how this tooling will evolve in the future to actually help developers fix bugs in their code. Show notes The Big Fix | Snyk

Duration:00:32:12

Risky Business #685 -- Australia releases the hounds, and it might just work

11/15/2022
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the week’s security news, including: This week’s show is brought to you by Gigamon. George Sandford from Gigamon pops in for this week’s sponsor interview to talk about how to successfully stand up an NDR program. Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Twitter if that’s your thing. Show notes Risky Biz News: Australia to hack the hackersAustralia to consider banning ransomware...

Duration:01:02:43

Risky Business #684 -- DoJ seizes 50,000 stolen bitcoins from popcorn tin

11/8/2022
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the week’s security news, including: This week’s sponsor guest is Andrew Morris from Greynoise Intelligence. Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Twitter if that’s your thing. Show notes DOJ says it seized billions in Bitcoin stolen by hacker from Silk Road darknet marketplace - The Record by Recorded FutureU.S. Attorney Announces Historic $3.36 Billion Cryptocurrency Seizure And...

Duration:01:02:04

Risky Business #683 -- OpenSSL bug is a fizzer, ASD responds to Medibank hack

11/1/2022
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the week’s security news, including: This week’s show is brought to you by Thinkst Canary. Marco Slaviero, Thinkst’s head of engineering, joins us this week to talk through the company’s latest release, codenamed Quokka. Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Twitter if that’s your thing. Show notes Twitter’s verification chaos is now a cybersecurity problem | TechCrunchUnconfirmed...

Duration:01:02:58

Snake Oilers: Truffle Security, KSOC and Snyk

10/18/2022
Snake Oilers isn’t our regular weekly podcast, it’s a wholly sponsored series we do at Risky.Biz where vendors come on to the show to pitch their products to you, the Risky Business listener. To be clear – everyone you hear in one of these editions, paid to be here. We’ll hear from three vendors in this edition of Snake Oilers: Show notes Unearth Your Secrets - Truffle SecurityKSOC: Kubernetes Security Operations CenterCloud Security across the SDLC with Policy as Code | Snyk

Snake Oilers: Tines, Code42 and Kroll

10/13/2022
Snake Oilers isn’t our regular weekly podcast, it’s a wholly sponsored series we do at Risky.Biz where vendors come on to the show to pitch their products to you, the Risky Business listener. To be clear – everyone you hear in one of these editions, paid to be here. We’ll hear from three vendors in this edition of Snake Oilers:

Duration:00:37:58

Risky Business #682 -- Starlink goes dark on Ukraine's front line

10/11/2022
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the week’s security news, including: This week’s show is brought to you by runZero, the asset inventory and network visibility solution. runZero’s founding CTO and industry legend HD Moore is this week’s sponsor guest. Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Twitter if that’s your thing. Show notes Risky Biz News: Good news for the Capital One hacker, bad news for the former Uber...

Duration:01:07:34

Risky Business #681 -- It's Exchangehog Day

10/4/2022
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the week’s security news, including: This week’s show is brought to you by Proofpoint. Ryan Kalember, Proofpoint’s EVP of cybersecurity strategy, joins the show this week to talk about some overlooked detection opportunities – some simple stuff you can look for in your environment that should raise gigantic flashing red flags. Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Twitter if that’s...

Duration:00:51:26

Risky Biz Soap Box: Why Microsoft's Smart Application Control is very strange

9/28/2022
In this Soap Box podcast Patrick Gray interviews Airlock Digital CTO Daniel Schell and CEO David Cottingham about Microsoft’s new Smart Application Control feature, why controlling browser extensions via endpoint instrumentation is really hard and why PAM solutions don’t actually do allowlisting, even if they claim they do.

Duration:00:01:56

Risky Business #680 -- Uber, Rockstar Games hacker arrested

9/27/2022
On this week’s show Patrick Gray and Adam Boileau discuss the week’s security news, including: This week’s show is sponsored by Votiro. Ravi Srinivasan, Votiro’s CEO, joins the show this week to talk about how people are using content disarm and reconstruction. Links to everything that we discussed are below and you can follow Patrick or Adam on Twitter if that’s your thing. Show notes British teen arrested in hacking case Australian cybersecurity minister lambasts Optus for...

Duration:00:51:14