ES Episode146

Recorded July 24, 2019 at G-Unit Studios in Rhode Island!

Episode Audio


  • Paul Asadoorian
    Embedded device security researcher, security podcaster, and CEO of Active Countermeasures .
  • John Strand
    Security analyst, Founder of Black Hills Information Security, and CTO of Offensive Countermeasures.
  • Matt Alderman
    CEO at Security Weekly, Strategic Advisor, and Wizard of Entrepreneurship
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    Segment Title/Topic:
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    Segment Description:
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    Interview: Michael Aiello, Google

    Michael Aiello
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    Segment Title/Topic:
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    Segment Description:
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