In this podcast recorded at Black Hat USA 2014, Greg Martin, CTO at ThreatStream, talks about why open source and collaboration are the key drivers of information security innovation. He also discusses the downside of using honeypots as defensive technologies in smaller security architectures, and how that complexity can be avoided.
Knowingly or unknowingly to the user, some apps can collect GPS data, grab your contact information, your phone ID, email address, etc.
In this podcast recorded at Black Hat USA 2014, Mike Raggo, Security Evangelist at MobileIron, talks about the risky behavior of certain apps downloaded from Google Play or the App Store.
Large companies such as Google and Facebook have dedicated teams that review bug submissions, verify valid bugs and reward security researchers, but that can be time and cost-prohibitive for most companies. Bugcrowd is making sure that every company can leverage the power of crowdsourced security.
In this podcast recorded at Black Hat USA 2014, Casey Ellis, Founder and CEO of Bugcrowd, talks about the lessons they've learned after running 95 bug bounty programs as well as the different types of researchers that take part in their programs.
To most people, Point of Sale (POS) systems with integrated payment processing are a black box where magic happens.
In this podcast recorded at Black Hat USA 2014, Lucas Zaichkowsky, Enterprise Defense Architect at AccessData, talks about how financial criminals breach hundreds of merchants each year, displaying a better understanding of how these systems operate than the dealer technicians that install and maintain them.
In this podcast recorded at Black Hat USA 2014, Stuart McClure, CEO at Cylance, talks about how the information security industry has evolved when it comes to detecting bad guys, but it's being mostly reactive and not proactive. Signature-based technologies are flawed and easily bypassed since they incorporate only a fraction of characteristics of a bad file or activity.
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