Paul's Security Weekly #532
Recorded October 5, 2017 at G-Unit Studios in Rhode Island!
Interview: Don Pezet, ITProTV - 6:00PM-6:45PM
Don Pezet has been working in the IT industry for over 18 years. In addition to working directly with technology, he has also been training others in technology, security, and more for over 12 years. He is a certified trainer with many vendors, including Microsoft and Cisco. His combination of real-world experience, textbook knowledge, and a questionable sense of humor have helped him to entertain and educate thousands of people. He and his business partner, Tim Broom, founded ITProTV in 2013, a company that has been described as the Netflix of IT training, with over 2000 hours of original IT training content available online.
Interview: Ran Levi, Podcast Israel Media - 6:45-7:45PM
Ran Levi was born in Israel in 1975. In 2007, he started the Making History! podcast, which has become the most successful podcast in Israel. He studied Electrical Engineering at the Technion Institute of Technology and worked as an electronics engineer and programmer for several technology companies in Israel.
Ran is the author of 3 books, all in Hebrew:
- Perpetuum Mobile, about the history of perpetual motion machines
- The Little University of Science, a book about science (well, the important bits, anyway) in bite-sized chunks
- Battle of Minds, a book covering the history of computer malware.
Security News - 7:45-8:45PM
- Who is Alex Stamos, the man hunting down Russian political ads on Facebook?
- Google's new Gmail security: If you're a high-value target, you'll use physical keys | ZDNet
- UK Home Secretary embarrassingly ignorant: "I dont need to understand how encryption works"
- Former Equifax CEO blames breach on a single person who failed to deploy patch
- Google is making encryption mandatory for sites on 45 Top-Level Domains
- This high school girl built an ethical hacking station to get people into data security
- Facebook Set To Hand Over Russia-Bought Ads
- Yahoo Says All 3 Billion Accounts Hit By 2013 Hack
- Equifax Triggers Debate On Cyber Rules
- Congress Grills Former Equifax CEO Over Data Breach
- Hackers pounce on 3 vulnerable WordPress plugins
- As Latest Breach Updates Show, Security Incidents Often Worse Than Initially Reported
- Russian spies used Kaspersky AV to hack NSA contractor, swipe exploit code new claim
- DNS a 'Victim of its Own Success'