Linux Security Podcast
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The Linux Security Podcast covers key concepts in security, reviews some of the latest exploits and discusses the tools enterprises use to detect, prevent and recover from cyber attacks. The show features insights from Mike Shinn, co-founder and CEO of Atomicorp, and Scott Shinn, co-founder and CTO of Atomicorp as well as PM for OSSEC. Scott was also chief network manager at the White House and interim CISO at the Department of the Interior earlier in his career. Mike contributed to the first intrusion detection device and was the first computer security analyst for the White House. He is also the author of the federal regulation for Cybersecurity Programs for Nuclear Facilities. The Shinn brothers have been working with Linux since before 1.0, been in computer security for 25 years and are the co-authors of Troubleshooting Linux Firewalls.
||CleanWhat are Red Teams and Why They Exist - Linux Security Podcast Ep 13||Red Teams have become a common tool for testing enterprise security. They attempt to penetrate security defenses as if they were hackers with nefarious intent. Atomicorp's Mike Shinn comments that bad security is almost always the result of limited...||7/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy Hackers Hack. It's Not Why You Think - Linux Security Podcast Ep 12||Why do hackers hack into your networks and devices? Many people think it's for credit card data, other PII or to steal intellectual property. This is sometimes true, but there are many other reasons as well. What you value about your enterprise assets..||6/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat is Virtual Patching and How Can it Enhance Security - Linux Security Podcast Ep 11||Virtual patching is a way of implementing a security policy to eliminate or mitigate a security vulnerability. It is not actually patching, thus the name virtual. It is a way to do something very quick and external to the application and it is not...||6/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSQL Injection Attacks, How They Work and the Problem with Defending Against Them - Linux Security Podcast Ep 10||Mike Shinn breaks down SQL Injection vulnerabilities and common methods of defense||6/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCVEs Explained. What They Are and How They're Used - Linux Security Podcast Ep 9||Mike Shinn explains the CVE system, where is helps and where it falls short||6/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEfail Vulnerability and its Impact on Encrypted Email - Linux Security Podcast Ep 8||Mike Shinn discusses the overreaction to Efail and how the response made some people less secure.||5/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat is OSSEC and Why People Use It - Linux Security Podcast Ep 7||OSSEC PM Scott Shinn Breaks Down the Origins and Benefits of the Solution||5/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat the Equifax Hack Tells Us About Cybersecurity Today - Linux Security Podcast Ep. 6||Equifax was the victim of one of the highest profile hacks in history. More than 147 million people's financial data was exposed. Surprisingly, the Equifax CEO blamed the entire incident on a single engineer failing to patch a known vulnerability in...||5/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat is a WAF and How Are They Different from Traditional Firewalls - Linux Security Podcast Ep. 5||Web application firewalls (WAF) are a specialized form of firewall designed to protect applications from internet-based attacks. Firewalls must be lightweight to ensure people can quickly get onto the internet and data can be returned, but WAFs are...||5/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOSSEC, SIEM and Logging - Linux Security Podcast Ep. 4||Logging is important for at least two reasons. Engineers need to know what is going on so they can figure out if something bad is happening and fix it. Bigger companies also have the need to capture logs to comply with a variety of regulations and...||5/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMeltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities, the issue and countermeasures - Linux Security Podcast Ep. 3||Why these vulnerabilities were such a big deal for the security community||4/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFile Integrity Monitoring history, features, limitations and recent advances - Linux Security Podcast Ep. 2||How FIM evolved and what OSSEC has added to make it better||4/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat is a Brute Force Attack? Linux Security Podcast Ep. 1||And, how to stop them.||4/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|