Lisa Jiggetts is the Founder Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu, a non-profit that is dedicated to increasing the opportunities and advancement for women in cybersecurity.
Tanya Janca, also known as ‘SheHacksPurple’ is also an advocate for diversity and inclusion, co-founding WoSEC, and starting the online #MentoringMonday.
Fareedah, a lifelong learner, was always interested in technology and grew up reading her father’s Cisco books. His influence led her to the field of information security where she stepped up and is always tackling new challenges.
Masha Sedova is an industry-recognized people-security expert, speaker and trainer focused on engaging people to be key elements of secure organizations.
Nipun was discouraged to pursue a career in information security due to his immigrant status, but is now a Cyber Security Executive.
Marcus Carey has been hacking since we was five. A true MacGuyver he had to make due with little resources available to him. He later enrolled for the Navy, worked for 3 letter agencies including the NSA, and now has his own security startup. Marcus shares a TON with us in this episode.
Jack Rhysider’s origin story. With an engineering background Jack found himself doing odd jobs at first. Looking to get back into tech he “certed” up and got a job in the NOC (Network Operation Center) and eventually became a SOC architect building a SOC from scratch. Looking to do something different, he started Dark Net Diaries and it’s been an adventure since!
Yaron Levi is the CISO for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City. We talk about what he looks for in people when hiring in Infosec and a time when he took a chance on someone (against the opinion of his peers) and his chance was a big success. We also discuss a breach he had to deal with only 3 months into his job!
A reading of an amazing reading by Kyle Kennedy, president of brainbabe.org. The reading is performed by Allison, an IBM Watson personality.
Rob Carson founder of Semper Sec. Rob knows how to simplify the problem and deliver solutions.