Arrow Bandwidth Episode 6 - Security 101: What are the threats of today?
Welcome to Arrow Bandwidth, the podcast from Arrow ECS to help the channel better understand the trends, technologies and concepts facing the IT industry today. #ArrowBandwidth
This week our regular co-host Rich Holmes takes a break and hands the headphones solely to David Fearne. Shedding light on the deep, dark world of IT security he’s joined by Lorcan Murphy, Pre-Sales Manager (who flew in straight from Arrow’s new Dublin office!) and Alex Tijhuis, Technical Architect.
In this episode we uncover the challenges that are facing the IT channel and discuss how security is, by circumstance, the fastest evolving technology in the IT sphere.
The problem is the technology to exploit, expose or damage systems is quickly evolving and increasingly becoming an industry with a profitable marketplace.
With bot net armies at your disposal, custom ransomware and vulnerabilities now a click and an untraceable bitcoin away, how does the enterprise start to secure itself. Compounded by a world where the attack surface is becoming ever increasingly larger!
Host: David Fearne, Arrow Technical Director, @davidfearne
Lorcan Murphy, Pre-Sales Manager
Alex Tijhuis, Technical Architect
Articles mentioned and further reading:
Arrow Bandwidth S3, Episode 13 | Live from InfoSec 2017 | In conversation with Irish Tech News
We are kicking off a special 2 month series of Arrow Bandwidth episodes focused on security. This week, David interviews Ronan Leonard from Irish Tech News.
The IBM Onion of Security – It Will Make Hackers Cry! Part 1
John Watkins compare IBM Security to the layers of an onion, with cyber attacks having to get through numerous layers of intelligent security.
Arrow Bandwidth S3, Episode 11 | WannaCry - Interview with Malware Tech at InfoSec Europe 2017
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