Security Confidential S9 E3 Brian Davis

Brian Davis joins Host Manoj Tandon in this week\’s episode of Dark Rhino Security\’s Security Confidential. started his career as a systems analyst for the United States Army then became a Senior Systems Analyst for the United States Airforce. From then on, Brian grew extensive experience with a background in managing risk, security, compliance, business continuity, and governance for SaaS providers. He is currently a Security Test Manager for Adobe.

Chapter Titles:

00:00 Introduction

01:05 The Army or the Airforce? Is one better than the other?

01:40 Brians Background 03:07 Pivoting into a new role

07:14 Credentials: What is important to get?

12:17 Is cybersecurity about a mindset or skill?

13:12 Communicating the Mindset

19:00 Risk Assessment process

24:30 100% Compliance

31:00 Getting pushback

33:47 Risk Quantification

36:36 Third-party risk

47:39 News for Brian

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 9:

Ep. 1 Justin Daniels – Where does our Data go?

Ep. 2 Kenneth Ellington – Bagging Groceries to A Career in Cyber

Ep. 3 Brian Davis – Credentials: What is important?

Ep. 4 John Shegerian – Responsible Recycling of Electronics and Data

Ep. 5 Philippe Humeau – The Captain America Approach

Ep. 6 Dallas Baker – Human Behaviors that cause breaches

Ep. 7 Eric Allard – Everybody has a Boss

Ep. 8 Peter Warmka – Confessions from a CIA Spy

Ep. 9 Bob Carver – How Paris Hilton Helped My Carrer

Ep. 10 Dr. Wendy Ng – Biological Viruses vs Computer Viruses

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