ITSP Radio

Why Do We Have a National Cybersecurity Awareness Month?

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

In the first of three episodes, Sean Martin is joined by Marco Ciappelli, and these co-founders have the distinct pleasure of chatting with Daniel Elliot on the show. Daniel is the director of small business education at the NCSA and gives an overview of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, as well as the value of sharing cybersecurity responsibility — from the consumer to the large enterprise and from the boardroom to the break room.

From Liberal Arts to InfoSec, How a Diverse Background Helps in Cybersecurity

By Selena Templeton, host of DiverseIT

Theresa Abbamondi, Director of Product Management for Arbor Cloud and Services, chats with ITSPmagazine's Selena Templeton about how having a diverse background — in this case, liberal arts — has helped her tremendously at Arbor Networks, the security division of NETSCOUT.

Learning about Hire Ground at Bsides Las Vegas 2018 | A conversation with Kathleen Smith

By Marco Ciappelli, host of The Cyber Society

A conversation with Kathleen Smith | HIRE Ground Director

During Hackers Summer Camp, back In August, Sean Martin and I spoke with HIRE GROUND’s Director Kathleen Smith at BSIDES Las Vegas, to learn what makes this cybersecurity community event so special and so effective.



We All Have A Role To Play In Risk Management. What's Your Role?

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

In today’s episode, Sean Martin is joined by 3 students that recently completed the Pepperdine Cyber Risk Certification Program course:
- Lea Claveran, from Pecabar Holdings
- Karen Mendoza from Nintendo of America
- Randy Jackson, from the NFL

Making CAPTCHAs Easy, Secure and Available for People with Disabilities

By Selena Templeton, host of DiverseIT

Kevin Gosschalk, co-founder and CEO of FunCaptcha, chats with ITSPmagazine's Selena Templeton and Sean Martin about leveraging gamification techniques for CAPTCHAs that are secure, can't be penetrated by bots, give the user best experience possible – and that people with accessibility requirements can still get through.

I Always Feel Like Somebody’s Watching Me! And I Have No Privacy.

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

Callum Corr, data analytics specialist at ZL Technologies, chats with ITSPmagazine’s Selena Templeton and Sean Martin about the recent Google/FBI case in which the FBI made an unprecedented request that Google turn over the data of ALL its smartphone users who were in the general area of the crime they were investigating, as well as Google’s surreptitiously storing of user location data even when you’ve turned that option off in your phone’s settings.

Samantha Mosley: A 15-Year-Old Girl's Perspective On DEF CON

By Selena Templeton, host of DiverseIT

Live from DEF CON 26, ITSPmagazine’s Selena Templeton sits down with Samantha Mosley, a 15-year-old girl whose company she is interning with sent her to this conference. With her father Russell Mosley by her side, Samantha shares how a technology class in elementary school kicked off her interest, how she built her first app about George Washington in 4th grade, and what provoked her to do data analysis from local crime statistics.

GenCyber Girls Camp: A Free Summer Program About Cybersecurity

Selena Templeton and Sean Martin chat with a few folks from an all-girls cybersecurity summer camp called GenCyber Girls Camp. It’s a free program for middle and high school girls in which they learn core principles of cybersecurity, robotics, programming, cyber ethics, online safety and defense. 

Diversity Training Is Useless Until You Make Unconscious Bias Conscious

By Selena Templeton, host of Diverse IT

No amount of diversity training will help if your core beliefs are inherently prejudiced against a certain group of people, such as "girls aren't good at science.” In this Hacking Diversity conference talk (and article), Selena Templeton walks the audience through recognizing unconscious bias in ourselves and how to make lasting changes by understanding the brain’s Reticular Activating System so that diversity and inclusion training actually works.

When We Train, Support and Protect The Research Community, It Thrives

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

There’s so much being built today and even if companies want to staff cybersecurity researchers to test everything they’ve built, they just can’t hire all the people needed. Sean Martin chats with Jason Haddix, VP of trust and security at Bugcrowd, about why we need a community of people who are available to jump in and join the good fight.

Bio Hacking Village: Hacking Everything Medical From Policies To Machines To People

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

Join Sean Martin and Marco Ciappelli as they discuss hacking everything medical, from policies to machines to people, with Nina Alli, Beau Woods, and Fotis Chantzis.

IN Security's Progressive Code of Conduct – Now With Consequences!

By Selena Templeton, host of Diverse IT

As part of our Las Vegas cybersecurity event coverage “Chats on the Road to Las Vegas,” I’m talking with Jane Frankland, Chad Loder and Deidre Diamond about a progressive code of conduct for industry events that was created by the IN Security Movement and led by Jane — now with consequences. (And yes, apparently we do need this in 2018.)

Blue Team Village at DEF CON 26: Red Team, Put Up Your Dukes?

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

With a focus on the villages at DEF CON this year, Sean Martin and his co-host Selena Templeton spoke with Russell Mosley and Nolan Berry of the Blue Team Village to better understand the history of the village, what the village is all about, and what people can expect at this year’s DEF CON.

AI Village: What Is AI Safety And How Can We Embrace And Prepare For Adversarial AI?

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

As part of our Las Vegas cybersecurity event coverage “Chats on the Road to Las Vegas,” Sean Martin and Selena Templeton talk with Ariel Herbert- Voss and Sven Catell, about this year’s inaugural AI village at Defcon 26 in Las Vegas.

Ethics Village: What Is The Role Of Ethics In Technology And Society?

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

As part of our Las Vegas cybersecurity event coverage “Chats on the Road to Las Vegas,” Sean Martin talks with Dr. Imani Palmer and Jane Blanken-Webb about the Ethics Village at this year’s DEF CON. More specifically, they discuss what ethics "is" and how it plays a role in shaping the technologies we use and the society in which all this amazing tech lives.

The Impact Of Venture Capital On The InfoSec Market: A View From An InfoSec Veteran

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

Steve Cochran, CEO of STEALTHbits, chats with ITSPmagazine’s Sean Martin about the changes to and the state of the InfoSec market, the value and challenges of taking VC funding, and how CISOs are approaching the analysis and selection of new technologies.

A Sneak Peek at Richard Thieme’s DEF CON 26 Talk: Strategies For Playing Through the Pain

By Selena Templeton, host of Diverse IT

As part of our Las Vegas cybersecurity event coverage “Chats on the Road to Las Vegas,” ITSPmagazine talks with Richard Thieme, author and professional speaker who focuses on the deeper implications of technology, religion, and science for twenty-first century life. He will be giving a talk at DEF CON this year called "The Road to Resilience: Strategies for Playing Through the Pain".

Are Security Researchers Worried About Privacy? This And More With Black Hat Events GM, Steve Wylie

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

As part of our Las Vegas cybersecurity event coverage “Chats on the Road to Las Vegas,” ITSPmagazine talks with Black Hat Events GM Steve Wylie about the state of cybersecurity and what to expect at this year’s conference, from social engineering training sessions to workshops helping people deal with the stresses of this profession. He also shares some interesting findings from their 4th Black Hat Attendee Survey.

Science Mill Provides A Hands-On STEM Summer Camp For Underrepresented Kids

Bonnie Baskin, biotech entrepreneur and founder of Hill Country Science Mill, chats with ITSPmagazine’s Selena Templeton and Marco Ciappelli about Science Mill, a renovated 1880s gristmill that she transformed into a science center and STEM summer camp for underrepresented kids.

Why Are You Telling Us What We Should And Should Not Call Ourselves?

By Selena Templeton, host of DiverseIT

Megan Roddie, Senior Security Analyst at Recon InfoSec, LLC, chats with Selena Templeton, host of Diverse IT on ITSPmagazine, about her personal experiences as someone with Asperger’s Syndrome working in cybersecurity and how companies can be more inclusive towards neurodiverse folks.