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Hosted by Paul Roberts. The top minds in information security discuss the news of the week.

Hosted by Paul Roberts. The top minds in information security discuss the news of the week.

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United States

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Hosted by Paul Roberts. The top minds in information security discuss the news of the week.

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English

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Episodes

Episode 237: Jacked on the Beanstalk – DeFi’s Security Debt Runs Wide, Deep

4/19/2022
The hack of Beanstalk is just the latest major compromise of a decentralized finance (DeFi) platform. In this podcast, Jennifer Fernick of NCC Group joins me to talk about why DeFi’s security woes are much bigger than Beanstalk. The post Episode 237: Jacked on the Beanstalk – DeFi’s Security Debt Runs Wide, Deep appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Episode 230: Are Vaccine Passports Cyber Secure?Episode 235: Justine Bone of MedSec on Healthcare...

Duration:00:38:17

Episode 236: Cyberwar Takes A Back Seat In Ukraine (For Now)

3/6/2022
we sit down with Christian Sorenson, the former lead of the international cyber warfare team at US Cyber Command and CEO of cybersecurity firm, SightGain, to talk about what we’ve learned so far from Russia’s war in Ukraine, and what may be coming next. The post Episode 236: Cyberwar Takes A Back Seat In Ukraine (For Now) appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Feel Good Ukraine Tractor Story Highlights Ag Cyber RiskEpisode 234: Rep. Jim Langevin on...

Duration:00:35:16

Episode 235: Justine Bone of MedSec on Healthcare Insecurity

2/13/2022
In this episode of the podcast (#235) Justine Bone, the CEO of Medsec, joins Paul to talk about cyber threats to healthcare organizations in the age of COVID. Justine’s firm works with hospitals and healthcare organizations to understand their cyber risk and defend against attacks, including ransomware. The post Episode 235: Justine Bone of MedSec on Healthcare Insecurity appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Feel Good Ukraine Tractor Story...

Duration:00:25:38

Episode 234: Rep. Jim Langevin on Cyber Policy in an Age of Political Polarization

2/6/2022
In this episode of the podcast (#234) US Representative Jim Langevin (D-RI), joins Paul to talk about the flurry of legislation passed on Capitol Hill in recent months to boost the U.S.’s cyber defenses. The post Episode 234: Rep. Jim Langevin on Cyber Policy in an Age of Political Polarization appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Feel Good Ukraine Tractor Story Highlights Ag Cyber RiskEpisode 231: Solving the US’s Endemic Cybersecurity Worker...

Duration:00:25:44

Spotlight: COVID, Cloud Sovereignty and Other 2022 Trends with DigiCert

1/19/2022
What does 2022 have in store? Dean Coclin of DigiCert speaks with host Paul Roberts about the trends that will shape the New Year, from cloud sovereignty to the growing reliance on PKI to secure digital identities, DEVOPs and more. The post Spotlight: COVID, Cloud Sovereignty and Other 2022 Trends with DigiCert appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Episode 230: Are Vaccine Passports Cyber Secure?Tapping into the Power of the Security...

Duration:00:33:04

Spotlight: ShardSecure on Protecting Data At Rest Without Encryption

1/14/2022
Host Paul Roberts speaks with Marc Blackmer of ShardSecure about that company’s new approach to protecting data at rest, which relies on fragmenting and scattering data to make it impossible to steal. The post Spotlight: ShardSecure on Protecting Data At Rest Without Encryption appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Feel Good Ukraine Tractor Story Highlights Ag Cyber RiskState of Modern Application Security: 6 Key Takeaways For 2022Tapping into the...

Duration:00:29:02

Episode 233: Unpacking Log4Shell’s Un-coordinated Disclosure Chaos

12/29/2021
In this episode of the podcast (#233) Mark Stanislav, a Vice President at the firm Gemini, joins Paul to talk about what went wrong with disclosure of Log4Shell, the critical, remote code execution flaw in the Log4j open source library. Mark talks about how the Internet community can come together ahead of the next vulnerability to make sure the mistakes that are evident in the response to Log4j aren’t repeated. The post Episode 233: Unpacking Log4Shell’s Un-coordinated Disclosure Chaos...

Duration:00:27:15

Episode 232: Log4j Won’t Go Away (And What To Do About It.)

12/16/2021
In this episode of the podcast (#232), Tomislav Peričin of the firm ReversingLabs joins us to talk about Log4Shell, the vulnerability in the ubiquitous Log4j Apache library. Tomislav tells us why issues related to Log4j won’t be going away anytime soon and how organizations must adapt to deal with the risk it poses. The post Episode 232: Log4j Won’t Go Away (And What To Do About It.) appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Episode 233: Unpacking...

Duration:00:25:19

Episode 231: Solving the US’s Endemic Cybersecurity Worker Shortage

12/10/2021
Rodney Petersen, the director of the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) talks about the massive shortage of information security workers at the United States - estimated at more than 400,000 workers. The post Episode 231: Solving the US’s Endemic Cybersecurity Worker Shortage appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Episode 234: Rep. Jim Langevin on Cyber Policy in an Age of Political PolarizationEpisode 235: Justine Bone of MedSec...

Duration:00:26:16

Spotlight: How Secrets Sprawl Undermines Software Supply Chain Security

12/1/2021
Mackenzie Jackson, the Developer Advocate at GitGuardian joins Paul to discuss how “secrets sprawl” on sites like GitHub threatens software supply chains. The post Spotlight: How Secrets Sprawl Undermines Software Supply Chain Security appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Episode 232: Log4j Won’t Go Away (And What To Do About It.)Episode 235: Justine Bone of MedSec on Healthcare InsecurityEpisode 234: Rep. Jim Langevin on Cyber Policy in an Age of...

Duration:00:28:48

Episode 230: Are Vaccine Passports Cyber Secure?

11/11/2021
In this episode of the podcast (#230) Siddarth Adukia, a regional Director at NCC Group, joins host Paul Roberts to talk about the (cyber) risks and (public health) rewards of vaccine passport systems: how they work, how they can be compromised and what to do about it. The post Episode 230: Are Vaccine Passports Cyber Secure? appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Spotlight: COVID, Cloud Sovereignty and Other 2022 Trends with DigiCertTapping into the...

Duration:00:48:27

Episode 229: BugCrowd’s Casey Ellis On What’s Hot In Bug Hunting

11/3/2021
We talk with Casey Ellis, founder and CTO of BugCrowd about how the market for software bugs has changed since the first bug bounty programs emerged nearly 20 years ago, and what’s hot in bug hunting in 2021. The post Episode 229: BugCrowd’s Casey Ellis On What’s Hot In Bug Hunting appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Episode 233: Unpacking Log4Shell’s Un-coordinated Disclosure ChaosEpisode 232: Log4j Won’t Go Away (And What To Do About...

Duration:00:41:46

Spotlight: Your IoT Risk Is Bigger Than You Think. (And What To Do About It.)

10/28/2021
In this Spotlight edition of the podcast, we’re joined by Curtis Simpson, the Chief Information Security Officer at Armis. Curtis and I discuss the growing cyber risks posed by Internet of Things devices within enterprise networks. IoT and OT (operation technology) deployments are growing and pose challenges to organizations that are still focused on conventional IT systems and threats, and that struggle to detect such devices in their environments. The post Spotlight: Your IoT Risk Is...

Duration:00:28:18

Spotlight: Automation Beckons as DevOps, IoT Drive PKI Explosion

10/21/2021
Brian Trzupek of DigiCert joins Paul to talk about the findings of a recent State of PKI Automation survey and the challenges of managing fast-growing population of tens of thousands of PKI certificates. The post Spotlight: Automation Beckons as DevOps, IoT Drive PKI Explosion appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Spotlight: COVID, Cloud Sovereignty and Other 2022 Trends with DigiCertEpisode 216: Signed, Sealed and Delivered: The Future of Supply...

Duration:00:34:31

Episode 228: CISA’s Eric Goldstein on being Everyone’s Friend in Cyber

10/18/2021
Eric Goldstein, Executive Assistant Director for Cybersecurity for the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), says the agency is all about helping companies and local government to keep hackers at bay. But are organizations ready to ask for help? The post Episode 228: CISA’s Eric Goldstein on being Everyone’s Friend in Cyber appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Episode 229: BugCrowd’s Casey Ellis On What’s Hot In Bug...

Duration:00:37:43

Spotlight: COVID Broke Security. Can We Fix It In 2022?

10/13/2021
In this Spotlight Podcast, Pondurance Founder and Chief Customer Officer Ron Pelletier gives us his predictions about the security trends that will shape 2022. The post Spotlight: COVID Broke Security. Can We Fix It In 2022? appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts.

Duration:00:29:28

Episode 227: What’s Fueling Cyber Attacks on Agriculture ?

10/10/2021
In this episode of the podcast (#227) we speak with Allan Liska, the head of the CSIRT at the firm Recorded Future. about the spate of attacks in recent months targeting food processing plants, grain cooperatives and other agriculture sector targets. Allan and I talk about the how these attacks are playing out and why, all of a sudden, the agriculture supply chain is under attack. The post Episode 227: What’s Fueling Cyber Attacks on Agriculture ? appeared first on The Security Ledger with...

Duration:00:22:35

Spotlight: Operationalizing MDR with Pondurance CISO Dustin Hutchison

10/7/2021
Pondurance CISO Dustin Hutchison joins me to talk about how companies can operationalize MDR within their environment. The post Spotlight: Operationalizing MDR with Pondurance CISO Dustin Hutchison appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Spotlight: Operationalizing MDR with Pondurance CISO Dustin HutchinsonSpotlight: COVID Broke Security. Can We Fix It In 2022?Spotlight: When Ransomware Comes Calling

Duration:00:29:54

Spotlight: When Ransomware Comes Calling

9/30/2021
With the attention given to the threats posed by ransomware, why do organizations still fall victim to these attacks? Max Henderson, the Manager of Incident Response at Pondurance joins us to talk about what companies get wrong in responding to ransomware and other threats. The post Spotlight: When Ransomware Comes Calling appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related Stories Spotlight: Operationalizing MDR with Pondurance CISO Dustin HutchisonSpotlight:...

Duration:00:26:44

Spotlight: Is There A Cure For InfoSec’s Headcount Headache?

9/22/2021
In this Spotlight Podcast, Lyndon Brown, the Chief Strategy Officer at Pondurance joins host Paul Roberts to talk about how changes in both the threat landscape and the workplace are driving demand for managed detection and response (MDR) services, in which companies hire outside security talent to help keep sophisticated cyber adversaries at bay. The post Spotlight: Is There A Cure For InfoSec’s Headcount Headache? appeared first on The Security Ledger with Paul F. Roberts. Related...

Duration:00:30:17