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Risky Business is a weekly information security podcast featuring news and in-depth interviews with industry luminaries. Launched in February 2007, Risky Business is a must-listen digest for information security pros. With a running time of approximately 50-60 minutes, Risky Business is pacy; a security podcast without the waffle.

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Risky Biz special guest: Former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull

This edition of the show is brought to you with the assistance the Hewlett Foundation, which awarded us a grant so we could do these policy-focussed podcasts. Malcolm Bligh Turnbull served as a member of Parliament from 2004 until 2018,...
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Risky Biz Soap Box: Identity as the new perimeter

As regular listeners know, these Soap Box podcasts are wholly sponsored. That means everyone you hear in a Soap Box podcast, paid to be here. But that’s ok, because we manage to book very interesting guests into these things,...
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Risky Business #599 — You get domain admin! And YOU get domain admin!

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: Russia, China, Iran having a red hot go at US political orgs Crowdstrike drops report, telcos having a bad time MSS owning US government with...
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Risky Business #598 — China closing the “cyber gap” with USA

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: Why integrity and availability are key to developing a COVID vaccine China closing the “cyber gap” with USA ASPI publishes research on TikTok, WeChat censorship ...
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Ransomware takes down state-owned bank

You can subscribe to the weekly Seriously Risky Business newsletter at our SubStack page. Ransomware takes down Chile’s state-owned bank Chile’s national CSIRT placed the country on ‘high alert’ yesterday after one of the country’s largest banks was crippled by a...
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Ransomware takes down state-owned bank

You can subscribe to the weekly Seriously Risky Business newsletter at our SubStack page. Ransomware takes down Chile’s state-owned bank Chile’s national CSIRT placed the country on ‘high alert’ yesterday after one of the country’s largest banks was crippled by a...
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Risky Biz Soap Box: Canary’s Royal origin story

This is a sponsored podcast. Today we’re chatting with a very special guest, Haroon Meer. Haroon is the founder of Thinkst Canary. Some call it a deception company, but he doesn’t, as you’ll hear. He says Canary is a detection company...
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Risky Business #597 — Alex Stamos talks news, Pompeo’s “clean networks” initiative

On this week’s show Patrick and Alex discuss the week’s security news, including: NZ stock exchange felled by DDoS attack DNI cancels in-person election security briefings for Democats Russians didn’t hack Michigan voter data Sendgrid having a...
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Risky Business #596 — DoJ gives Uber breach response one star

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: Former Uber CSO Joe Sullivan charged with obstruction of justice Whitehouse to concede WeChat carveouts for US operations in China A bunch of news that...
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Risky Business #595 — NSA and FBI document GRU’s Linux malware for them

On this week’s show Patrick, Adam and Sherrod DeGrippo discuss the week’s security news, including: NSA and FBI doxx GRU malware. Lol. Malicious Azure app snags SANS staffer Oracle to acquire TikTok? Trump weighs Snowden pardon ...
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Risky Business #595 — NSA and FBI document GRU’s Linux malware for them

On this week’s show Patrick, Adam and Sherrod DeGrippo discuss the week’s security news, including: NSA and FBI doxx GRU malware. Lol. Malicious Azure app snags SANS staffer Oracle to acquire TikTok? Trump weighs Snowden pardon ...
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Risky Business #594 — How ESNIs will change censorship and NDR

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: WeChat joins TikTok in the naughty corner TLS 1.3 with ESNI will have a massive impact on censorship AND security Belarus goes dark after dodgy...
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Risky Biz Soap Box: Yubico Chief Solutions Officer Jerrod Chong

Soap Box is the wholly sponsored podcast series we do here at Risky.Biz. That means everyone you hear on this podcast paid to be here. In this podcast you’re going to hear my latest interview with Jerrod Chong, Yubico’s...
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Risky Business #592 — We’re back. Did we miss anything?

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: Two Chinese nationals charged with freelancing for MSS Russia, China hacking COVID-19 research The world dodged a bullet on the Windows DNS bug Twitter...
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Risky Biz Soap Box: Facebook, under the hood

Normally these Soap Box podcasts – which are wholly sponsored – feature vendors trying to sell you stuff. But this time we’re doing something different: This podcast is an interview with two senior Facebook staffers: Pedro Canahuati, VP of Engineering ...
Tripwire

Russian Gets 7 Years in Prison for Linkedin, Dropbox & Formspring Hacks

A Russian man received a seven-year prison sentence for having hacked into computers belonging to LinkedIn, Dropbox and Formspring. On September 30, Honorable William H. Alsup, U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of California, sentenced Yevgeniy Alexandrovich Nikulin,...
Bruce Schneier

Detecting Deep Fakes with a Heartbeat

Researchers can detect deep fakes because they don’t convincingly mimic human blood circulation in the face: In particular, video of a person’s face contains subtle shifts in color that result from pulses in blood circulation. You might imagine that these...
SecurityWeek

Anthem to Pay Nearly $40M Settlement Over 2015 Cyberattack

Health insurer Anthem has agreed to another multimillion-dollar settlement over a cyberattack on its technology that exposed the personal information of nearly 79 million people. read more

#BeCyberSmart – why friends don’t let friends get scammed

Friends don't let friends get scammed. Because cybercrime hurts us all.
IBM Security

Why a Security Maturity Model Can Transform How You Use Analytics

With cyberattacks and breaches on the rise, security should be a major concern for all companies. In particular, enabling the development of an analytics maturity model is a useful addition to your traditional security information and event management (SIEM)-based...