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Collective Intelligence

Feb 15, 2019

The Electronic Frontier Foundation has been an advocate for encrypting not only web-based connections between clients and webservers, but for encrypting all internet traffic. Dr. Jeremy Gillula, tech projects director for the EFF, joins Mike Mimoso for a discussion about the technologies and directions required...


Jan 29, 2019

Snort creator Marty Roesch is leaving Cisco Feb. 1 for a new adventure, parting ways for the time being with the one of the true success stories in the information security industry. Snort, the ubiquitous open source intrusion detection and prevention system, is a mainstay in many homegrown and commercial security...


Jan 18, 2019

Flashpoint Director of Research Vitali Kremez explains the links discovered between malware used to attack Chile interbank network Redbanc and North Korea's Lazarus Group. The state-sponsored attack took place in December and was recently disclosed. The attackers used social engineering to lure a Redbanc employee into...


Jan 4, 2019

Flashpoint Director of Security Research Allison Nixon discusses the recent takedown of 15 domains associated with DDoS-for-hire booter and stresser services. The takedown opened an important new legal avenue for law enforcement to take action against these harmful services, which in the past hid behind the notion that...


Dec 4, 2018

Michael Tiffany and Ryan Castellucci of White Ops discuss the recent takedown by law enforcement of the 3ve ad-fraud operation. 3ve was a sophisticated and expansive operation responsible for tens of millions of dollars in losses due to fraudulent ads. Michael and Ryan talk about specifics tactics used by the fraudster,...