Chris recalls the time he built a Tandy computer with his grandfather, and how that got him on the path to security. He explains his passion for education, tells of his time in the military, and offers advice to up and coming security professionals.
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Don Welch talks about the path from Army Special Operations IT to being CISO for Penn State University. Don also tells about starting the cybersecurity education program at West Point, and how being a CISO for a major university is almost like securing a small city.
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Sam and Roland discuss their continued passion for security, and how that keeps them going on a day to day basis and the power they draw from looking at the big picture and thinking about what you’re trying to accomplish beyond protecting a company and solving problems.
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Cecil and Sam talk about Cecil’s journey from the Phillipenes to Dallas, his love of the Dallas Cowboys, the Y2K panic, and pentesting in the early 2000’s
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John and Sam talk about “War Games” and other inspirations in the life of a security professional, how working at Comcast was like “holding on to a flying plane”, and how hobbies like archery help to keep John focused.
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Bill Dennings and Sam reminisce about their first meeting, Bill’s history in the Marines, what he’d learned, and how it ultimately led him to security
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Sam and Anne Marie Z sit down for a conversation about the similarities between finance and security, diversity, and Anne Marie’s history as an MMA fighter.
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Ari and Sam discuss the intricacies of working at the White House, and how cybersecurity is viewed in DC
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Sam and Eddie reminisce about their early days in cybersecurity, the work they did after the RSA breach, and how Eddie’s theater background has served him in his security career.
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Sam and Bob (former CISO of the CIA) alternate between the earliest days of infosec, when electromagnetic emanations were a huge concern, to how companies today deal with risk, and the simplicity of cyber hygiene
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Comic books, information security, and family discussions of best security practices around the dinner table. Gary and Sam reminisce about their military careers and how they got started, as well as what they’ve learned about security from raising children and reading sci-fi novels.
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Catch Sam and Laura have a lovely chat about compliance- the most bitter pill of the security world- and dive into how that makes us better security people.
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On our inaugural episode, we discuss with Scott the correlation between hockey and security, how the constant evolution of cybersecurity keeps newcomers to the field on their toes, and at what point in his career he decided he’s ready to go all-in on security.
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