Sean Martin

The Connection Between Cybersecurity And Business Process Management – Don’t Forget About The Human Element

So just what do cybersecurity and business process management have to do with each other? In this 3-part series, Ryan Duguid, Sr VP of Technology Strategy at Nintex, chats with Sean Martin about connecting cybersecurity with business process management. In part 3, they discuss the fact that we can’t forget about the human element!

NPower Stories: A Conversation with Alex Martinez

ITSPmagazine’s Sean Martin and Selena Templeton chat with Alex Martinez, a graduate of NPower’s advanced Symantec Cyber Career Connection program and a Triage Analyst at Bloomberg, about his story that starts with a passion for computers at a young age and a thirst for learning — which led him to NPower, a nonprofit that trains military veterans and young adults from underserved communities.

We're Stronger Together, Especially When We Help Each Other Understand

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

Barry Lowry talks about his 3-part role as the CIO for Ireland:

  1. Delivering government digital services to its citizens and businesses

  2. Using digitalization as a means to grow the economy and GDP

  3. Being a responsible electronically-connected member of the EU

Mission accomplished. We are all cyber aware now.

By Marco Ciappelli, host of The Cyber Society

Sean and I recorded three episodes with Daniel because it is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month and you need to listen to all of them - in no particular order - to become Cyber Aware Awesome and earn a Cyber Society Pin Badge.

Gosh, it seems like just yesterday when we published the first podcast, and so much has happened since then, that I am honestly struggling to find the words to introduce this final conversation. 

Raising Awareness For Safety’s Sake. Hackers Are Keeping Us Alive.

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

Sean Martin and Marco Ciappelli chat with one of the original organizers for the Car Hacking Village, Kirsten Renner, who shares the experience she had during DEFCON, what it’s like to be a “villager”, the value of volunteering as part of the career development program, what took place during the Car Hacking Village and what the future holds for the research-driven program.

The Most Important Thing For Any Business Is To Stay In Business

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

In the second of three episodes, Sean Martin is joined by Marco Ciappelli, and these co-founders have the distinct pleasure of chatting with Daniel Elliot. Daniel is the director of small business education at the NCSA and shares some of the misconceptions small and medium sized businesses might have when it comes to protecting their systems, their information, and even their capital from cyber crime and cyber fraud.

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.

Are IoT Security Concerns Stupid? Not So Fast! Here's The Top 10 IoT Hall Of Shame for 2018

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

Arthur Hicken gives us an updated top 10 “IoT Hall of Shame” list of connected device vulnerabilities ranging from cameras to medical devices and from teddy bears to musical instruments (plus a few honorable mentions). Take a listen to find out what Arthur has uncovered during his research!

The Connection Between Cybersecurity and Business Process Management – How Many Processes Can You Automate? Why?

So just what do cybersecurity and business process management have to do with each other? In this 3-part series, Ryan Duguid, Sr VP of Technology Strategy at Nintex, chats with Sean Martin about connecting cybersecurity with business process management. In part 2, they cover the question: how many processes can you automate – and why?

When It Comes To Fraud, Forget The Tech For A Moment And Follow The Money

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

Sean Martin chats with Laz and Andy Chandler about the world of fraud and business email compromise (BEC). Organizations that continue to drive their security program with compliance and fail to understand how the cybercriminals view their organization from head to toe will always be behind the eight ball.

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.



The Connection Between Cybersecurity and Business Process Management – The Value of Formal Asset and Identify Management

So just what do cybersecurity and business process management have to do with each other? In this 3-part series, Ryan Duguid, Sr VP of Technology Strategy at Nintex, chats with Sean Martin about connecting cybersecurity with business process management. In part 1, they explore the value of formal asset and identify management.

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

No adults without kids Supervision, at r00tz AsylumThe future of cybersecurity is looking good.

By Marco Ciappelli, host of The Cyber Society

A podcast recorded at r00tz Asylum | DefCon 26
with John Johnson, Nico Sell, Sean Martin, instructors, parents and kids.

What if some kids' dream is to be a hacker when they grow up?

How would you feel about that?
Are you smiling or freaking out?

Are you imagining a bunch of faceless hooded figures crouched over computers in dark rooms doing all sorts of illegal cyber activities while green fluorescent binary codes drip down like blood over laughing skulls painted on the walls behind them?

If this is the case, then you should freak out; I would too, but just like you, by imagining that I would be wrong.

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.

As An Industry We’ve Created A Disease That Afflicts The Users. It's Called Security Fatigue.

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

Sean Martin and co-host Selena Templeton chat with Chad Loder and Jason Hoenich from Habitu8 about insanity in the world of cybersecurity. Why do we keep trying to do the same thing over and over and yet expect a different result? Chad and Jason talk us through some of these things that are making all of us - the practitioners, defenders, and users - tired. And even a bit insane.

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.

The User Is The Weakest Link In CyberSecurity! Or, Is It?

By Marco Ciappelli, host of The Cyber Society

How many time have we heard the tale of the lazy, careless and ignorant technology user?

“Humans are the reason why cybersecurity solutions do not work! We need to make solutions that protect the users without the users being involved in the process. Because as usual they will F it up!” Really?

Nice try, sales and marketing team.

Deflate your ego, cybersecurity team.

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. 

When A Network-Connected Medical Tube Is Swimming In Your Blood Stream, Have We Gone Off The Rails?

By Sean Martin, host of At The Edge

In today’s episode, Sean Martin is joined by Chris Roberts, security researcher and hacker community advocate from Lares. This futuristic chat spans consciousness, technologies in humans, biohacking, nanotechnology, self-profiling – and where some of the biggest and most notable emerging threats will land.