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Startup Security Weekly #49

Recorded August 4, 2017 at G-Unit Studios in Rhode Island!


  • Michael Santarcangelo
    Founder of Security Catalyst, author of Into the Breach, and creator of the Straight Talk Framework.
  • Paul Asadoorian
    Embedded device security researcher, security podcaster, and CEO of Active Countermeasures .
  • Interview: Glenn Chisholm and Ben Johnson, Obsidian Security

    Glenn Chisholm is CEO and co-founder of Obsidian Security. Prior to founding the company, he was the CTO at Cylance and directed the company’s strategic product direction while also leading the research and dev teams. Glenn was also CISO and Director of Security Operations for Telstra, the leading telecommunications provider in Australia and Asia. He led the security team for the $50 billion organization and its managed services and consumer customers across the Asia-Pacific region.

    Ben Johnson is one of the foremost voices in cloud security, having co-founded Cabron Black prior to co-founding Obsidian Security where he currently functions as the company CTO. Ben has travelled all over the world, speaking to over 600 organizations and giving presentations in 15 countries about cloud security concerns.

    Startup Articles & Discussion

    Startup & Security Notes of Interest

    Juvo raised $40M Series B

    Awake Security raised $30M

    Callsign raised $35M Series A

    • ‘Callsign designs and develops a digital authentication software that enables enterprises to avoid risks and protect data from threats.’
    • That’s an insane Series A; but that does appear how it’s papered - probably more to the story

    The Startup Journey: Updates

    Michael's Writing