Archive for Insider Threats

September 26 2012, Episode 274, Show Notes

Posted in Conference Coverage, criminal forensics, darkweb, ediscovery, Exclusive, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities, web server security with tags , , , , , , on September 26, 2012 by Habeas Hard Drive

Episode 274 of The CyberJungle is about 26 minutes long.  You can hear it by clicking on the flash player below. The interview with Attorney Benjamin Write begins at about the 15min mark.  You may download the file directly – great for listening on many smartphones. Or, you may go to the listening options page and browse for other ways to hear the show.

To listen to Episode 274 via the flash player:

Interview

Benjamin Wright, Attorney in Private Practice,  SANS Instructor: Law of Data Security and Investigations. See the forensics from the cloud videos Benjamin talked about. Follow Mr. Wright on Twitter.

Tales From The Dark Web

Over 9 million PCs infected – ZeroAccess botnet uncovered

Our Take on This Weeks News

Wells Fargo website hit by access issues amid cyber threats

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-063 – Critical

FTC: Rented computers spied on customers

Wrap

‘Operation ID’ helps take a bite out of smartphone crime

September 17 2012, Episode 273, Show Notes

Posted in Court Cases, darkweb, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities with tags , , , , , , on September 17, 2012 by Habeas Hard Drive

Episode 273 of The CyberJungle is about 30 minutes long.  You can hear it by clicking on the flash player below. The interview with Rafel Los Security Evangelist with HP, begins at about the 17min mark.  You may download the file directly – great for listening on many smartphones. Or, you may go to the listening options page and browse for other ways to hear the show.

To listen to Episode 272 via the flash player:

Interview

Rafel Los is the Security Evangelist for HP Software. Read the blog posting, Landmark ruling- Insiders aren’t hacking if you’ve given them access. Follow Rafel Los on Twitter

Tales From The Dark Web

Your smartphone WiFi may be spilling your “bees-wax”

Our Take on This Weeks News

China’s Huawei, ZTE grilled by U.S. officials over spying concerns. The Case For Huawei in American, by Dan Steinbock

Another School Violated a Student’s First Amendment Rights by Disciplining Her For Facebook Posts — R.S. v. Minnewaska Area School Dist. No. 2149.

Wrap

Ira Victor will be tweeting from SANS Network Security 2102 in Las Vegas this week. Follow Ira Victor in Twitter @ira_victor.

Data Security Podcast Episode 83, Nov 30 2009

Posted in Breach, Court Cases, criminal forensics, darkweb, ediscovery, Legislation, Podcast, Vulnerabilities with tags , , , , , , on November 29, 2009 by Habeas Hard Drive

30 minutes every week on data security, privacy, and the law…..(plus or minus ten)

On this week’s program:

* New highly damaging attack plays on the very fear of being attacked

* Stopping insider attacks with the right internal controls

* Our take on this week’s news.

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Show Notes for Episode 83 of the Data Security Podcast

* Ira has a conversation with Cheryl Traverse President/ Chief Executive Officer with Xceedium, a company that provides centralized, secure IT operations management.  Ira and Cheryl talk about the controls that protect against insider threats, and help put organizations in compliance with data security and privacy mandates.

* Tales From The Dark Web:  Bank attacks hides in ‘software update’ links. This attack combines the fear of not properly patching with attacks that empty business bank accounts. Hat tip to the story in Darkreading.com .

* From Out Take on The News: Reuters news story on the under-reporting of cyber attacks.

What Happens In Vegas...Goes Where??

* From Our Take on The News: Las Vegas Metro Police admits to large databreach of background check data.  Hat tip to excellent work by The Las Vegas Sun newspaper.

*  From The Wrap: We comment on the news that the Ikee worm author gets job at iPhone app firm, as posted by Graham Cluley.