ITSP Radio

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.  

AI And Automating Intuition Can Complement Human Workers - A Conversation With Monica Jain

By Selena Templeton, host of DiverseIT

Monica Jain, Chief Product Officer and Co-founder of LogicHub, chats with Selena Templeton, host of Diverse IT on ITSPmagazine, about AI/machine learning and how automating intuition can complement human workers, the catalyst behind founding her own company, and what we can do to expose more children to the world of cybersecurity in school.

Be A Pro. Also Change Lives When You Can.

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

One of the more poignant points that NPower's Matt Velez, who educates underserved communities in the fields of technology and cybersecurity, shares with Sean Martin is: “always be a pro.” Matt is certainly a pro and, as his students passionately confirm, a “life changer” and mentor.

She Studied Her Way Around The World...Into An InfoSec Life

Sam King, Senior Vice President and General Manager at CA Veracode (a part of CA Technologies), chats with ITSPmagazine’s Selena Templeton about her journey into cybersecurity, from India to Scotland to the U.S., and sheds some light on the last 18 years of InfoSec from her point of view.

The Value Of Mentorship: It Just Takes ONE Person To Encourage You

By Selena Templeton, host of DiverseIT

Sandy Carielli, Security Technologies Director at Entrust Datacard, chats with Selena Templeton, host of Diverse IT on ITSPmagazine, about education, mentorships and how to attract a wide range of people into the cybersecurity industry.

Chats On The Road To Las Vegas 2018 | Black Hat, DEFCON, Hacking Diversity

As part of ITSPmagazine's Las Vegas Information Security Conference 2018 coverage, the team at ITSPmagazine will be hitting the road, so to speak, connecting with a number of the conference speakers, presenters, and panelists. We'll use this chronicle to capture the conversations we have so you can find them all in one place. Stay tuned here for more updates as we stop at various places along our journey to Las Vegas.

If I Can Do It, You Can Do It: The Struggles Of An InfoSec Life #3 | With Karen Worstell

By Selena Templeton, host of DiverseIT

In this third and final episode, W Risk Group founder Karen Worstell chats with ITSPmagazine’s Selena Templeton about the stresses, frustrations and victories along her journey as she got into, dropped out of, and then returned to an InfoSec life. Spoiler alert – it has a happy ending!

This Is What SMBs Need To Begin Their Information Security Journey

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

In today's episode, Sean Martin digs deeper into the idea that risk and security management for SMBs is possible. Sean gets some tremendous insights from Monica Bush who shares how she joined Nintex to help bootstrap their risk, security and compliance program, taking it from its infancy stage to one of growth and continued improvement.

If I Can Do It, You Can Do It: The Struggles Of An InfoSec Life #2 | With Karen Worstell

By Selena Templeton, host of DiverseIT

W Risk Group founder Karen Worstell chats with ITSPmagazine’s Selena Templeton about the stresses, frustrations and victories along her journey as she got into, dropped out of, and then returned to an InfoSec life. Part 2 of a 3-part series.