Welcome to the 401 Access Denied Podcast, where we dissect what’s really going on in today’s world of cyber security. Topics range from finding a job in cyber security, to dealing with insider threats, to going inside the mind of a hacker, and more.
Bi-weekly, Thycotic’s ethical hacker Joseph Carson and the cyber security training experts from Cybrary will share their insights along with our special guests.
Ep. 1: Busting Password Myths
With World Password Day upon us, individuals of all backgrounds and varying levels of cybersecurity hygiene will be confronted with the same question – are my current personal (or corporate) security measures enough? Today’s episode will take listeners through a journey of best practices, horror stories, debunked myths, visions of a passwordless future, misconceptions, and just how challenging it really is to crack them.
Episode 7: International Cyber Warfare: How Real is the Threat? Part 1
Joseph Carson and Mike Gruen are joined today by special guest Josh Lospinoso, former Cyber Officer of the US Army as they discuss definitions and methods of international cyber warfare. Is there accountability for governments who use private companies and contractors to handle their dirty work? How often do attackers get caught and how long does it take to find out what has been compromised? We’ll discuss all this and more in this 2-part episode.
Episode 8: International Cyber Warfare: How Real is the Threat? Part 2
Josh Lospinoso joins us again for part 2 of our international cyber warfare conversation with Joseph Carson and Mike Gruen. This time we focus on zero-day vulnerabilities and the moral complexities that need to be considered. How do you train personnel to know where the line should be drawn and when they should hold back some of the cyber tools in their arsenal?
Episode 23 (Ransomware Rundown with Dan Lohrmann)
Ransomware is one of the biggest threats facing organizations today. It impacts businesses both financially and in regard to productivity. Mike and Joe are joined by Dan Lohrmann, Chief Strategist & Chief Security Officer at Security Mentor with past experience with Lockheed Martin, the NSA, and the State of Michigan. We cover the gamut from data encryption to the latest ransomware attacks and even cyber insurance. Plus, guidance on the steps you should take now to prepare before becoming a victim.