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Month: December 2016

Interview: The Mindset to Reverse Engineer (S01E15)

Interview: The Mindset to Reverse Engineer (S01E15)

Today we talk to Jon McCoy (@thejonmccoy), a developer turned security person. He’s been helping developers learn more about security. We talk about reverse engineering malware and .NET security, as well as a bit of security community, and the mindset to Reverse Engineer.

Talk: AppSec Awareness: A Blue Print for Security Culture Change (S01E14)

Talk: AppSec Awareness: A Blue Print for Security Culture Change (S01E14)

For this episode, we bring you a recorded version of Chris’s security conference talk from 2016. The talk is entitled “AppSec Awareness, A Blue Print for Security Culture Change”. He covers The Problem Space or why do we need application security, how to create sustainable security culture, and introduce the idea of Application Security Awareness. Chris had the luxury of building such a program while at Cisco, and shares his experiences with the community.

There are slides available to correspond with this talk. They aren’t required, but some may want to follow along. Check out https://speakerdeck.com/edgeroute to get a copy.

Interview: Natural Paranoia as a Career Path? A Transition to Security (S01E13)

Interview: Natural Paranoia as a Career Path? A Transition to Security (S01E13)

On this episode, Robert and I are joined by Tracy Maleeff. Tracy is an InfoSec enthusiast with a MLIS degree. She has mad research and organizational skills. She co-hosts the PVCSec podcast. You can find Tracy on Twitter @InfoSecSherpa.

Tracy is in the midst of a career transition. She began her career in Library Sciences, and is currently making the move into Information Security. We discussed the challenges of transition, how to network and connect, a process for transition, and three actionable things for those that want to make a transition. Enjoy!