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WannaCry Ransomware Attack Update: Dr. Chenxi Wang Discusses WannaCry - A Simple Attack That Took Down The Internet

ITSP Radio Listen to Paul San Soucie and learn about the many social media cyberthreats that schools, universities, and businesses face | Jeremiah Grossman - Sentinel One - shares his personal advice about living - and even dying - at the intersection of IT Security & Society | John Pendleton - Core Security - chats about being Cyber-Aware and the need for early Cyber Education | Tune in

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Their Stories Divide And Conquer: One Process - Multiple Workflows

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Eward Driehuis Poses the Question: Did the WannaCry Cybercriminals Bite Off More Than They Can Chew?

Eward Driehuis, Chief Research Officer at SecureLink and IT veteran of over 20 years, chats with ITSPmagazine's Sean Martin to provide a European perspective into the WannaCry ransomware outbreak. Did the cybercriminals bite off more than they can chew? Have they created a larger mess than they'd like, attracting law enforcement from all over the world? In any case, there's no denying the impact is huge - so what can your company do to protect itself? Find out more in this riveting interview.


Jeremiah Grossman shares his personal advice about living - and even dying - at the intersection of IT Security & Society. 

Jeremiah Grossman, Chief of Security Strategy at SentinelOne, talks with Sean Martin from ITSPmagazine about living our lives securely - and passing on securely - as the digital world continues to evolve. Get Jeremiah's personal tips on home network security, password management, and more, in this exclusive ITSPmagazine An InfoSec Life interview. If you've never heard of someone getting "chipped".... tune in here to learn more.


Rouman Ebrahim describes some cybercrime trends he sees as deputy district attorney for LA County

As deputy district attorney in the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office - Cyber Crime Division, Rouman Ebrahim sees a lot of cybercrime. In this interview with ITSPmagazine's Sean Martin, Ebrahim describes some of the trends he sees. Here are a few examples he covers during the interview:
- Former street gang members are moving into cybercrime - it appears to be a very lucrative business.
- The DA's office is seeing a lot of "credit line bust out” cases and combination cases involving identity theft and fuel theft; delays in regulatory compliance at fuel stations coupled with advancements in technology makes these crimes easier for criminals to commit.
- When is the only time you should use your debit card? Ebrahim shares his advice plus offers some other tips to help protect your identity, credit line, and your ability to access your cash.



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Join us on the road to Black Hat USA 2017

We have some interesting plans, including live TV Expert Panels, Radio Interviews on the go and Thought Leadership Articles from the Experts. It's all about the Intersection of IT Security and Society, of course.

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June 14-16, 2017 | San Diego, CA Look into the future of Credit Union Security at this year's 15th annual Conference in San Diego. Connect with the right people, while having a good time at this one-of-a-kind event. Register and Save $50 with ITSPmagazine! Learn more

June 14-16, 2017 | San Diego, CA

Look into the future of Credit Union Security at this year's 15th annual Conference in San Diego. Connect with the right people, while having a good time at this one-of-a-kind event.

Register and Save $50 with ITSPmagazine!


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September 25-27, 2017 | Austin, TX (ISC)² Security Congress cybersecurity conference brings together nearly 1,500 industry colleagues, offers 100+ educational and thought-leadership sessions. The goal is to advance security leaders by arming them with the knowledge, tools, and expertise to protect their organizations. Get the ITSPmagazine $30 off code. Learn More

September 25-27, 2017 | Austin, TX

(ISC)² Security Congress cybersecurity conference brings together nearly 1,500 industry colleagues, offers 100+ educational and thought-leadership sessions. The goal is to advance security leaders by arming them with the knowledge, tools, and expertise to protect their organizations.
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June 28-29, 2017 | Denver, CO MISTI Cyber Security World 2017 will cover topics including infrastructure security, critical controls, security regulations and frameworks that can be applied to an organization's security toolset. Learn More 

June 28-29, 2017 | Denver, CO

MISTI Cyber Security World 2017 will cover topics including infrastructure security, critical controls, security regulations and frameworks that can be applied to an organization's security toolset.




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ITSPmagazine Chronicles

As you know, a chronicle |ˈkränək(ə)l| is a factual written account of important or historical events in the order of their occurrence.

Well, sorry, that is not 'exactly' what this is. We like to think of it as a succinct mix of commentary and fact.
 

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ITSP Webinars

From a partnership with BrightTALK, a brand new approach to bring our readers to the Intersection of IT Security & Society.

We are also planning and working on more webinars, podcast interviews, and a variety of conversations with the cybersecurity experts you want to hear from. We are even scheduling some live TV panels from Black Hat 2017.

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From Our Experts Corner

The Experts Corner is where great minds share their expert opinion on information security news and cybersecurity trends.

 

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That was great.

After months of planning and preparation, over 600 attendees joined us on Friday May 19, 2017 at the Universal City Hilton drawing the ISSA Los Angeles 9th Annual Information Security Summit to a successful close.

Follow this link to listen to our podcasts interviews, see some great pictures, videos, and more!

 

Diverse IT | An ITSPmagazine Column

[Formerly Equal Respect]

We all know about the lack of diversity in the technology industry. Lately, everybody’s been talking about it, but who is actually walking the talk?

On our Diverse IT podcast, you'll find a wide variety of IT and InfoSec professionals sharing their experience, knowledge and, most importantly, inspiration to help truly advance diversity in cybersecurity and technology.

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An InfoSec Life | An ITSPmagazine Column

In the this ITSPmagazine column, An InfoSec Life, we take things deeper, exploring the intersection of society and technology. Here you'll find InfoSec professionals explaining how they view the work they do, how it impacts humanity, and vice versa. The mission of the column is to humanize the technology and processes that IT security professionals employ as they have devoted their livelihoods to protecting the world’s systems and information.
 

 

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Their Story | By ITSPmagazine

In this ITSPmagazine section, Their Story, you'll find companies in the InfoSec and CyberSecurity community explaining how they view the work they do, what they bring to the table to help protect our privacy & security, and how what they do impacts our society, and vice versa. 

 

 

The Academy | An ITSPmagazine Column

In ITSPmagazine’s column, The Academy, we feature stories by cutting-edge IT educators, leading industry experts, and students who will offer insights to those seeking to navigate the mercurial field of cybersecurity.

 

 

Cybersecurity Conferences And Events

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June 14-16, 2017 | San Diego, CA Look into the future of Credit Union Security at this year's 15th annual 2017 Credit Union InfoSecurity Conference in San Diego. Connect with the right people, while having a good time at this one-of-a-kind event. Register and save $50 with ITSPmagazine! Learn more  

June 14-16, 2017 | San Diego, CA

Look into the future of Credit Union Security at this year's 15th annual 2017 Credit Union InfoSecurity Conference in San Diego. Connect with the right people, while having a good time at this one-of-a-kind event.

Register and save $50 with ITSPmagazine!


Learn more

 

June 28-29, 2017 | Denver, CO MISTI Cyber Security World 2017 will cover topics including infrastructure security, critical controls, security regulations and frameworks that can be applied to an organization's security toolset.   Learn More 

June 28-29, 2017 | Denver, CO

MISTI Cyber Security World 2017 will cover topics including infrastructure security, critical controls, security regulations and frameworks that can be applied to an organization's security toolset.
 


Learn More 

September 25-27, 2017 | Austin, TX (ISC)² Security Congress cybersecurity conference brings together nearly 1,500 industry colleagues, offers 100+ educational and thought-leadership sessions. The goal is to advance security leaders by arming them with the knowledge, tools, and expertise to protect their organizations. Get the ITSPmagazine $30 off code. Learn More

September 25-27, 2017 | Austin, TX

(ISC)² Security Congress cybersecurity conference brings together nearly 1,500 industry colleagues, offers 100+ educational and thought-leadership sessions. The goal is to advance security leaders by arming them with the knowledge, tools, and expertise to protect their organizations.

Get the ITSPmagazine $30 off code.

Learn More