- A Short History & Evolution of Ransomware
- Ransomware is now the biggest cybersecurity threat
- LA Hospital Hit By Ransomware Pays Hackers $17,000: Is It The Right Choice?
- FBI Reaffirms Stance Not to Pay Ransomware Attackers
- Canary in the ransomware mine
- Cisco Talos Blog - Ransomware: Past, Present, and Future
- Cryptoworms: The future of ransomware hell
This is Hurricane Labs' InfoSec Podcast Episode .08: The "No, You Can't Close Pandora's Box" Edition, featuring Kelsey Clark (marketing person and list maker), Corey Ham (pen tester), Tom Kopchak (someone in charge of something), and Nathan Burrows (the thing Tom's in charge of).
- The war between the FBI and Apple just heated up again
- FAQ: Everything you need to know about Apple, encryption, and the FBI
- A Technical Perspective on the Apple iPhone Case
- Apple's Time Cook vs. the FBI, round two: "This case is about much more than a single phone"
- Ransomware Hackers A Bigger Threat Than Ever, Forcing Hospitals And Police To Pay Hostage Fees
- Hollywood hospital coughs up 40 bitcoins to ransomware crooks
This is Episode .07: The "Blurred Lines and the Murkiness of Cyberwar" Edition, featuring Kelsey Clark (Host and Marketing Person), Tom Kopchak (Doer of Stuff and Things), Rob Palcisko (Intern turned Full-Time Network Engineer); and Neil Madaczky (Splunk and The Webs).
- Terror on Twitter: How ISIS is taking war on social media - and social media is fighting back
- What Can - Or Should - Internet Companies Do To Fight Terrorism?
- New Bill Would Force Social Media Companies To Identify Potential Terrorists, Report Them To Government
- Politico's The Agenda Cyber Issue: America's Secret Arsenal
- Attack floods Internet root servers with 5 million queries per second
- It Works! Google's Quantum Computer is '100 Million Times Faster' than a PC
No, you can't magic data... But we will be talking about some things you can do with Splunk! Welcome to the first edition of the Hurricane Labs Podcast for Splunk, with your hosts Bill Mathews (@billford), Tim Baldwin, Ian Gillespie (@ianisgood), and Kelsey Clark (@k1clark).
- Splunk 6.3 Release Overview
Release Notes - Welcome to Splunk Enterprise 6.3
- Our Splunk "Boos" and "Yays"
- Tim Baldwin's Related Blog Post -
"Splunk All the Things: What will you see with 6.3?"
- Splunk IT Service Intelligence (ITSI App)
- Impact on the Internet of Things
- Real-Life Security Use Cases
- Best Practices and Approaches
Side note... During our discussion about IoT, Fitbits, and exercise, we went on a thrilling tangent about "Zombies, Run!", which is an app that is supposed to simulate you being chased by zombies in order to help you during your running workout.
This is Episode .06: The "Out of Sight and Beyond Oversight" Edition, featuring Kelsey Clark (Host), Corey Ham (Pen Tester), Tom Kopchak (Senior Security Engineer & Ops Team Lead), and first time podcaster John Haprian (Director of Technical Services). Episode .06 topics of discussion include: EMV stuff, Volkswagen probs, something about 'Whammies,' and more.
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“Don’t Bother Trusting, Verify Everything” - Feat. Wolfgang Goerlich, Cyber Security Strategist, CBI
This podcast was recorded by the Hurricane Labs crew, and special guest Wolfgang Goerlich, at the 2015 Converge Conference. Topics of discussion (and witty banter) include: FBI anti-encryption rhetoric; the Hacking Team hack; Google's social responsibility; and more. Converge and BSides Detroit were fantastic - if you didn't get the chance to make it out this year, you can still view the video presentation recordings here: Converge 2015 Videos. Thanks to Wolf and all the sponsors, volunteers, speakers and everyone who made these conferences possible!
- OPM hack shines light on abysmal state of US federal system's security
- Why the Federal Government Sucks at Cyber Security
- NSA Has Reverse-Engineered Popular Consumer Anti-Virus Software In Order To Track Users
- Google is Worse than the NSA
- Why It's Worth Divorcing Information Security From IT
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