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Collective Intelligence

Apr 20, 2018

Live from RSA Conference 2018, Flashpoint Editorial Director Mike Mimoso talks to intelligence analyst Liv Rowley about her presentation on the Spanish-language cybercrime underground. Liv provides her characterization of this segment of the cybercrime dark web with a particular focus on the Cebolla Chan forum. Liv...


Apr 20, 2018

Question: What do you get when you connect a bunch of friends who have worked in or written about security for a long time over a few drinks and fried chicken? Answer: A 62-minute dissection of the RSA Conference, security buzzwords, marketing missteps and lots more that's top-of-mind in the industry.

This semi-annual...


Apr 18, 2018

Flashpoint Editorial Director Mike Mimoso talks to Eva Galperin of the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) about the high stakes of online privacy, defending human rights, and protecting vulnerable populations against surveillance and censorship. 


Apr 17, 2018

Flashpoint Editorial Director Mike Mimoso talks to security expert, cryptography pioneer and author Bruce Schneier about the security and privacy implications of rampant data collections by organizations. Mike and Bruce also discuss whether market pressure can impose a change on these practices, or if legislation is...


Apr 5, 2018

Flashpoint Editorial Director Mike Mimoso talks to Flashpoint analyst Paul Burbage about the recent compromise of more than 1,000 Magento ecommerce platform admin panels. Threat actors used brute-force attacks to access sites guarded with default or known credentials. Once they had access, they were loading...