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Microsoft’s Copilot+ Recall: This is a bad idea!

Ticketmaster Data Breach and Rising Work from Home Scams

In episode 333 of the Shared Security Podcast, Tom and Scott discuss a recent massive data breach at Ticketmaster involving the data of 560 million customers, the blame game between Ticketmaster and ...
Redefining Cyber Events: The Rise of Sober in Cyber | Jen VanAntwerp Interview

Sober in Cyber: Creating Alcohol-Free Networking in Cybersecurity with Jen VanAntwerp

In this episode host Tom Eston welcomes Jen VanAntwerp, founder of Sober in Cyber. Jen shares her journey in cybersecurity and marketing, and discusses the motivation behind creating alcohol-free networking events. Sober ...
Microsoft’s Copilot+ Recall: This is a bad idea!

Microsoft’s Copilot+ Recall Feature, Slack’s AI Training Controversy

Episode 331 of the Shared Security Podcast discusses privacy and security concerns related to two major technological developments: the introduction of Windows PC’s new feature ‘Recall,’ part of Microsoft’s Copilot+, which captures ...
Live at RSA: AI Hype, Enhanced Security, and the Future of Cybersecurity Tools

Live at RSA: AI Hype, Enhanced Security, and the Future of Cybersecurity Tools

In this first-ever in-person recording of Shared Security, Tom and Kevin, along with special guest Matt Johansen from Reddit, discuss their experience at the RSA conference in San Francisco, including their walk-through ...
FCC fines wireless carriers $200 million for sharing user location data!

FCC Fines Wireless Carriers $200 million, Google’s Fight Against Malicious Apps

In episode 328, Tom and Kevin discuss two major cybersecurity and privacy news stories. The first topic covers the FCC issuing fines to major US wireless carriers for sharing users’ real-time location ...
Privacy Challenges in Relationships, Phishing Down but Vulnerabilities Up?

Privacy Challenges in Relationships, Phishing Down but Vulnerabilities Up?

In episode 327 Tom, Scott, and Kevin discuss the findings from Mandiant’s M-Trends 2024 report, highlighting a significant rise in traditional vulnerability exploitation by attackers while observing a decline in phishing. Despite ...
What value do Red Team exercises provide to security awareness programs?

Navigating Security Awareness in the Tech Industry with Erin Gallagher

In this episode Erin Gallagher, cybersecurity awareness lead at Fastly, discusses her journey into the field of security awareness and her unique approach to enhancing cybersecurity within tech companies. Erin shares her ...

Linux Backdoor Infection Scare, Massive Social Security Number Heist

In episode 325, Tom and Kevin discuss a significant backdoor threat that nearly compromised Linux systems globally, stemming from an infiltration into an open-source project called XZ Utils by attackers who gained ...
What value do Red Team exercises provide to security awareness programs?

Massive AT&T Data Leak, The Danger of Thread Hijacking

Episode 324 features discussions on a significant AT&T data breach affecting 73 million customers and a sophisticated thread jacking attack targeting a journalist. Co-host Scott Wright joins the discussion, highlighting how millions ...