Security All In
Summary: With each major data breach, the role of the Chief Information Security Officer becomes more complex and more crucial. Ditch whatever preconception you may have- these individuals manage risk on a daily basis, with one foot in the world of business and another in the world of cybersecurity. Who are these people, and how do they think? Conversations flow between personal and professional- the books we read, the music we listen to, our hobbies all tell a story about who we are as practitioners. Learn what makes CISOs tick, and how they’ve gone all in on security.
Tatu and Sam discuss how the SSH protocol became “viral” when Tatu first created it in the mid-’90s. What led Tatu to dive, head first, into a field he knew little about when he first created SSH. What is the link between security and communication, and what fascinates Tatu so much about language and the […]
The tables are finally turned, as Sam finds himself in the hot-seat. We join Sam’s brother, Red Curry, as he interviews Sam to find out more about their childhood, Sam’s journey into security, and his inspirations. What’s the significance we put on stories? What does it mean to “take in the strays”, and taking care […]
How did a fascination with languages lead to a decades-long career in Cryptology? Sam and Stephanie talk about her experience joining the Navy in the 1980’s, and how it eventually led her to the halls of the NSA. What’s the importance of finding the right path, and balancing passion for work with personal life? And […]
Sam and Wayman chat about their chaotic childhood, starting gangs, and climbing mountains. How does sharing information despite disagreement improves our security and society as a whole? And what did Wayman learn falling from the ceiling of a printer room, trying to “hack” into his school’s server room?
Sam and guy talk about their passion for stories, and how Guy’s journey in Africa led him into the field of security
Conquering and exploring the world was Andreas’ first goal as a child, playing strategy games such as Risk and Civilization. Andreas and Sam talk about how this passion led to computers and eventually security. From securing mainframes to securing the biggest media group in Switzerland- what has Andreas learned over the years that helped shape […]
First encountering computer technology with the Sinclair Spectrum, Keith Barros, Seton Hall CISO, went all-in on security early in his life. Join Sam and Keith for a discussion of American history, what history can teach us about modern security, how Keith’s passion for photography shapes his view on the world, and his advice for anyone […]
Ed and Sam discuss Ed’s journey into security, his beginning at Bell Lads, and the experiences that shaped his understanding of socializing, and the value of soft skills for a CISO.
Kelley is an inspiring strategic leader and speaker with 15+ years of experience in information security, marketing, and communications. She has successfully bridged technical and nontechnical audiences and initiatives to build productive conversations and strategies in information security focusing on the intersections of people, processes, technology. Her discussion with Sam reveals her interesting path to […]
Anton is a recognized security expert in the field of SIEM, log management, and PCI DSS compliance. He is an author of books “Security Warrior”, “PCI Compliance”, “Logging and Log Management” and a contributor to “Know Your Enemy II”, “Information Security Management Handbook” and others. His blog securitywarrior.org was one of the most popular in […]
Sam spoke with Adam Shostack about being an entrepreneur, technologist, author and game designer, focused on improving security outcomes for customers and the industry as a whole. Adam has created a wide variety of companies and organizations, software, new analytic frameworks, as well as books, games and other forms of communication at startups and at […]
Clay Carter proves to be an energetic and driven security executive with experience leading organizations through periods of creation, scale, and turnaround. Sam and Clay talk about his passion for technology and pride and his deep technical expertise across architecture, engineering, security, software, networks, and infrastructure.
Nick is a technology and security leader focused on innovation to drive business results. In his 15 years of security leadership, he has focused on building high-performance teams to ensure security is a business driver rather than a cost center. His focus on all areas of security ranging from physical security to risk management through […]
Tom talked with Sam about his path to CISO. As CISO for ServerCentral Turing Group (SCTG), Tom is responsible for security, governance, compliance, and maintaining a culture of security and IT Risk awareness across the entire organization. Many of his company’s clients are in regulated industries, have compliance requirements or simply take the security of their data seriously.
Dianna starts off Season 2 of Security All-in to chat with Sam about her career path from the medical field to security. Dianna discusses how her experiences in the computer and network security industry with a strong business development professional background have helped her achieve executive positions.