Along my journey, I cross paths with a stranger. We have never met before, and will probably never meet again. We are aware of each others presence and acknowledge each other without acknowledgement. To each other, we are familiar strangers. There are many familiar strangers, all on their own journeys. Each with their own precious … Continue reading The Familiar Stranger
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), but why restrict it to a month, when we need it all year round. So, I created a few very short videos on a few security awareness topics. The idea was to keep them short enough so people would watch them to the end, have a bit … Continue reading National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Hackers are everywhere, but they're not content with just hacking into banks and stealing the money. They are after you too. Once they get access to your facebook or email account, they can read all your private messages, send out rude messages that claim to be from you, and generally ruin your life. Often they … Continue reading Stop hackers with these 6 simple steps! (Number 3 will shock you).
Covering the infosec news from the week, so you don't have to! Links to stories in the video The beginning of the end(point): where we are now and where we’ll be in five years The strange way people perceive privacy online Tesla responds to Chinese hack with a major security upgrade Good cybersecurity can … Continue reading Alien Eye in the Sky
It's been an interesting few weeks which is why I haven't posted my usual updates. I was out in Vegas for Blackhat and BsidesLV, both of which were great as always. I also had a chance to pop off to visit the Grand Canyon with my partner-in-crime Adrian Sanabria. Video coming soon, but this vine … Continue reading Things I hearted last week (and the week before)
This is how it's all meant to go down. Like syndrome.
After a very slow 2014, Cynical Rants About Security Stuff - or CRASS for short (unfortunate and unintentional) is my attempt at being more regular in publishing content. The idea is that once a week I'll ramble for a couple of minutes on any given topic. This week I rant about the vulnerability disclosure process and … Continue reading CRASS – Vulnerability Disclosure
Jimmy is a good guy - I like him, he works in security and trains MMA. Which means if he can't gain access to your server, he'll simply beat the password out of you. Then he posted this picture on twitter in a cowboy hat. As they say, a little photoshop is a dangerous thing … Continue reading A friend with photoshop is all you need
It's December - and it's kind of a tradition that every year I get together with the fine folk at Twist and shout to make a Christmas video. This year, however we decided to do something different, so along with my Host Unknown companions Thom and Andy, we set out to do something serious that … Continue reading The greatest story ever told
On my command (line) - Unleash Hell Keyboard warriors are so last year... now keyboard gladiators - that's something I could get behind!