Loffler Tech Fest 2019

Where does the time go? Loffler Tech Fest 2019 was held at the St. Paul (MN) RiverCentre on May 15th, and I couldn’t get around to writing this short summary until now. Ugh. This was the 2nd talk I gave (of five) that week, and the first of two I gave that day. This is my […]

The UNSECURITY Podcast – Episode 29 Show Notes

Hi again! It’s time for the episode 29 show notes, and I’m on time again. That’s three in a row if your keeping score. Hope you all had a good week! Most of my time was spent trying to catch up, but that’s the norm. I only had one trip this week. On Thursday, I […]

2019 North America CACS Conference Recap

Each year, the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) puts on a really good event in North America; the CACS Conference. This year’s conference (2019) was held at the Anaheim Convention Center from May 13 – 15. Read the conference brochure here. This was my first time attending this conference. ISACA put on a […]

The UNSECURITY Podcast – Episode 28 Show Notes

Whaaaaaaat?! Is this two Friday’s in a row? I’m on time two weeks in a row? Sort of a miracle. It’s been a crazy, crazy week. I won’t speak too much for Brad, but I think his was probably crazy too. We started the week off with episode 27 of the Unsecurity Podcast. Special thanks […]

OSINT (and Human Trafficking) Resources and Suggestions

I’m writing this article for two reasons. To give props to our community and to summarize the quality responses that I got to a recent tweet. Props First off, I’d like to give HUGE props to our information security community. Last week I posted the following on Twitter. I use Twitter like many people do, […]

The UNSECURITY Podcast – Episode 27 Show Notes

Yes! It’s Friday, the sun is shining and we’re on time. Hope you had a good week. Things are crazy busy at FRSecure and SecurityStudio which is good. It’s part of why we play this game. Brad leads the show this week, and he’s put together the show notes. I’m currently in (or on my […]

Must have more data…

So, I wrote the first book, Unsecurity based more on experience and less on research. It was easy (well, not “easy”) because the audience for the book were the people in my own tribe (information security people). It was like writing a book to myself. Now I’m writing the second book, and the audience has […]

Are Information Security People Arrogant?

I hate speaking in generalities, even though I do so often, but I’ve been thinking about something lately. Are information security people arrogant? This thought came to head a while back while I was visiting my mother. We were talking about life, and I was sharing some of my frustration in my line of work […]

UNSECURITY Podcast Episode 25 Show Notes

Yes! Made it to another Friday. I didn’t get enough stuff done this week, but whatever. It’s always good to make it to another Friday! We have a special guest this week! Read on… If you’re new to this thing, these are our show notes for the Unsecurity Podcast. This is episode 25 already, can […]