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The ITSPmagazine Experts Corner is where great minds share their expert opinion on information security news and trends.
Our contributors represent the brightest minds in the information security industry; information security vendor executives, cybersecurity researchers, analysts, practitioners, engineers, and more.

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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.


Yuri Frayman, CEO, Zenedge, talks with ITSPmagazine about the latest NHS ransomware attack

Yuri Frayman CEO, Zenedge, talks with ITSPmagazine's editor-in-chief, Sean Martin about the latest NHS ransomware attack. Has cybercrime caught the corporate world asleep at the wheel? Yuri describes the method of attack and how the bad actors turned the table from attacking the weakest link to get the big fish to exploiting an unacceptable weak link at the big fish to compromise an entire supply chain.


Kevin Haley, Director Symantec Security Response, Discusses Google Docs Phishing with ITSPmagazine

Kevin Haley, Director Symantec Security Response, chats with ITSPmagazine’s editor-in-chief, Sean Martin, about the latest findings captured in Symantec’s Internet Security Threat Report (ISTR). Some of the topics include:
- Targeted attacks trying to affect companies even with limited or non-existent economic gain to be had
- Small and medium businesses at a prime target, a sweet spot for the hacker industry, if you will
- The number and frequency of attacks against the IoT is surprising - consumers and businesses alike are connecting devices to their own networks and to the Internet
- The latest ransomware stats are in. Are we paying the ransoms? Are the ransom values up… how much are they now?


Jeremiah Grossman chats with ITSPmagazine’s Sean Martin about security software guarantees

Jeremiah Grossman, Chief of Security Strategy at SentinelOne, chats with ITSPmagazine’s editor-in-chief, Sean Martin, about security software guarantees and the need to shift the minds, culture and expectations on both sides of the table during the security software purchasing process. How can companies connect the dots (and conversations) between the Chief Risk Officer, Chief Information Officer, Chief Security Officer, and Chief Financial Officer such that the company's security product purchases can have a direct impact on the types and levels of coverage required for their cyberinsurance policy? Listen in and hear how Jeremiah’s crusade to make security product guarantees part of every risk management and security management program will help businesses understand and mitigate their risk much more effectively and accurately.

To view the list mentioned in this podcast, please visit: blog.jeremiahgrossman.com/2017/02/info…rantees.html