Security Conversations

Security Conversations
A Podcast Series by Ryan Naraine
32 – Rich Seiersen, Lending Club
Jun 18 • 37 min
SVP and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Lending Club, Rich Seiersen, digs into the nuts and bolts of defending a financial services firm, his approach to finding quality cybersecurity talent, and the importance of confronting security with…
31 – Andrew Morris, GreyNoise Intelligence
May 31 • 37 min
Founder and CEO of GreyNoise Intelligence Andrew Morris (andrew___morris) talks about his “anti threat-intelligence” company, the ways SOCs are using it to filter through scanning noise and the trials and tribulations of bootstrapping a start-up.…
30 – Yoav Leitersdorf, YL Ventures
May 21 • 26 min
Managing Partner at YL Ventures, Yoav Leitersdorf (ylventures), explains the surge in cybersecurity investments in Israel, the priorities for his $75 million fund and which sectors are ripe for the picking.…
29 – Juan Andrés Guerrero-Saade, Recorded Future
May 14 • 61 min
Principal Security Researcher at Recorded Future’s Insikt Group, Juan Andrés Guerrero-Saade (juanandres_gs), explains the nuances of good threat intelligence, sheds light on nation-state hacker activity and warns that adversaries don’t have to be…
28 – Robert M. Lee, Dragos
May 10 • 54 min
The founder and CEO of Dragos, Inc. Robert M. Lee (RobertMLee) cuts through the hype around threats to critical infrastructure and offers a matter-of-fact take on active defense, “hacking-back,” and nation-state espionage operations.…
27 – Brandon Dixon, RiskIQ
May 9 • 63 min
VP of Product at RiskIQ Brandon Dixon (@9bplus) delves into nation-state cyber operations, explains why it’s dangerous to underestimate North Korea’s capabilities, and his passion for roasting the perfect coffee bean.…
26 – Ryan Huber, Slack
May 8 • 64 min
Slack security architect Ryan Huber (@ryanhuber) talks about the gargantuan task of defending an organization with 8 million daily active users, burnout, and fatigue in security teams and a range of issues around bug bounties and penetration testing.
25 – Ivan Arce, Quarkslab
May 4 • 60 min
Chief Technology Officer at Quarkslab Ivan Arce (@4dgifts) tells stories about the birth of penetration testing platforms, the concentration of hacking talent in Argentina, and his focus on security problems in the Android ecosystem.…
24 – Sinan Eren, Fyde
May 2 • 44 min
Founder and CEO of Fyde (@FydeApp) Sinan Eren discusses the “iOS-ification” of platforms and the security ramifications, the dangers of running AV software, the iOS vs. Android security argument, and his new venture to address mobile phishing attacks.…
23 – Stephen Ridley, Senrio
Apr 30 • 49 min
Founder and CTO at Senrio Stephen Ridley (@s7ephen) talks about the abysmal state of IoT security, his recent exploitation of an IP camera, and router to exfiltrate corporate data and his experience as a minority in the security industry.…