Security Confidential S5 E7 Dennis Underwood

Dennis Underwood joins host Manoj Tandon in this episode of Security Confidential. Dennis shares about his military background and how he turned to cyber to help shape his career. He is a Veteran, Father, Cryptographer, Threat Hunting Expert, and Ransomware Expert. Among his 10 years of combat experience, Dennis also has over 20 years of experience being an Entrepreneur.

Chapter Titles:

00:00 Introduction

01:00 Military Background

10:50 A Career in Cyber

11:50 Ransomware

16:13 Executive perspective

21:46 The Cloud and How it affects you

25:30 Speed bump Security

27:07 Rate of Encryption

31:30 Cyber Crucible

39:00 Chaos Monkeys

42:40 B-Sides PGH

45:22 Outro

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Dark Rhino Security\’s \”Security Confidential\” is a weekly Cybersecurity podcast where Host, Manoj Tandon, talks to Infosec and Cybersecurity professionals about the current issues going on in our industry. Guests are able to share their stories about how they began their journey into cybersecurity and connect with our audience. Listeners are able to tune in through Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Amazon Music, iHeartRadio, Youtube, LinkedIn, and more.

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Check out the other episodes in Season 5:

Ep. 1 Charles Herring – CTO of Witfoo

Ep. 2 Naomi Buckwalter – How to build a Great Cybersecurity Program

Ep. 3 Michele Wucker – You are what you risk

Ep. 4 Sean Sweeney – CISO and Cloud Security Expert

Ep. 5 Laura Tich – Founder of She_Hacks

Ep. 6 Mia Landsem – Hacktivist helping victims of Image Abuse

Ep. 7 Dennis Underwood – CEO of the Cybercrucible

Ep. 8 Brandon Keath – Founder of the Hacking Lab

Ep. 9 Confidence Stavely – CyberSafe Foundation

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