We Hack Purple Podcast

We Hack Purple Podcast

The We Hack Purple Podcast will help you find your career in Information Security via interviews with our host, Tanya Janca, and our guests from all different backgrounds and experiences. From CISOs and security architects, to incident responders and CEOs of security companies, we have it all. Learn how they got to where they are today! www.WeHackPurple.com

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May 13, 2022 20 min

 In this episode of the We Hack Purple Podcast we meet another of host Tanya Janca’s friends; Nicole Dove of Riot Games!

Nicole is a BISO (Business Information Security Officer) and told us everything we need to know about this role, including; how to get this job, how to be great at it, and the huge value that it provides to companies. We also talked about software supply chain security, SBOMS, the LinkedIn Learning Course she jus...

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In this episode of the We Hack Purple Podcast we meet Sherif
Mansour
, ex-chair of the OWASP Board of Directors.

Having recently finished his 4-year term of volunteering for the largest application security community on the planet, he had a tiny bit of spare time for our host, Tanya Janca.

Sherif talked about some of his favourite accomplishments within OWASP, his career and a special project with the OpenSSF: The Alpha-Omega Project...

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Welcome back to season 2 of the We Hack Purple Podcast!

In this episode We Hack Purple Community member Ashely Burke takes us on a non-technical journey into #InfoSec. 

Learn about navigating the job market, figuring out your special skills, how to handle imposter syndrome and much more. 

Thank you so much to our sponsor, Bright Security! Check out their amazing #DAST! https://brightsec.com/  

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Welcome back to season 2 of the We Hack Purple Podcast! In this episode host Tanya Janca  learns about Threat Modelling with guest Adam Shostack.  He covers his new white paper (Fast, Cheap and Good: An Unusual Tradeoff Available in Threat Modeling) about how to do threat modeling that is cheap, fast AND good!

Adam's WhitePapers: https://shostack.org/resources/whitepapers 
Adam's "New Thing" newsletter: https://shos...

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 Jeff Williams from Contrast Security takes our questions about their new Serverless Scanning Tool and gives a demo to show just how easy it is.  Video demo can be found here: https://youtu.be/R4NkfbNw5Ys

Learn more here: https://www.contrastsecurity.com/contrast-serverless-application-security 

Join our online community here: community.wehackpurple.com 
Our online courses in #AppSec and Secure Coding: academy.wehackpurple.com 

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November 4, 2021 38 min

All too often, the AppSec team or security team is a person of one. 
How can you add more people to the team with out a massive increase to the budget?
Persuasion!
This talk was given at SecTor (Toronto) Nov 2021. 
Scaling your Team is part of our Application Security Program at Academy.WeHackPurple.Com 

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 Host Tanya Janca   learns what it’s like to do Cybersecurity Product testing and reviews at Security Weekly Labs with guest Adrian Sanabria! 

Thank you to our sponsor Checkmarx! https://www.checkmarx.com/

Buy Tanya's new book on Application Security: Alice and Bob learn Application Security

Don’t forget to check out We Hack Purple Academy’s NEW courses,

Join our Cyber Security community: https://community.wehackpurple.com/ A s...

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 Host Tanya Janca  learns what it’s like to found and run a small business (Zimana Analytics) focused on data analytics, with guest Pierre DeBois!

Thank you to our sponsor Checkmarx! https://www.checkmarx.com/

Buy Tanya's new book on Application Security: Alice and Bob learn Application Security

Don’t forget to check out We Hack Purple Academy’s NEW courses,

Join our Cyber Security community: https://community.wehackpurple.com/...

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 Host Tanya Janca  learns what it’s like to be a physical penetration tester, with guest Deviant Ollam. Famous for hacking banks, elevators and basically any physical security device, he will share how he got to where he is today! Check out his Twitter while you’re at it!

Thank you to our sponsor 10Security

NEW Secure coding Course here!

Buy Tanya's new book on Application Security: Alice and Bob learn Application Security.

Don’t...

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?Host Tanya Janca learns from Sunny Wear about penetration testing with a live demonstration! Sunny shows off her custom app, Burp Tool Buddy, which shows you how to use and configure burp suite Pro. And it's a STEAL at $4.99!! https://twitter.com/SunnyWear

Thank you to our sponsor 10Security

NEW Secure coding Course here!

Buy Tanya's new book on Application Security: Alice and Bob learn Application Security.

Don’t forget to ...

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 Host Tanya Janca meets Ron Brash. He is a well-known technical expert in the ICS community, with a long-standing history in oil and gas from a young age, but also by engaging in difficult-to-solve industry solution development questions. Today, he has a Master’s degree in Computer Science, a Bachelor’s in Technology, over a decade of experience with industrial networks and technologies, embedded systems, systems design, risk advis...

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Host Tanya Janca  learns what it’s like to be an offensive Engineer at @zoom, as well as a PluralSight author & mentor. Maril Vernon is always helping peeps break into cybersecurity. https://twitter.com/shewhohacks

Thank you to our sponsor 10Security

NEW Secure coding Course here!

Buy Tanya's new book on Application Security: Alice and Bob learn Application Security.

Don’t forget to check out  We Hack Purple Academy’s NEW...

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Host Tanya Janca meets Leif Dreizler who manages the Product Security team at Segment. The ProdSec Team is focused on partnering with software engineering teams to design and implement security features for the Segment product. Leif got his start in the security industry at Redspin doing security consulting work and was later an early employee at Bugcrowd. He helps organize the Bay Area OWASP Chapter, the AppSec California Conferen...

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 Host Tanya Janca talks with guest Jessica Dodson to learn what it’s like to be a Customer Engineer (CE) in Security & Identity Modernization @ Microsoft. You can learn more about Jess here:
https://girl-germs.com/
or follow her on Twitter.
https://linktr.ee/girlgerms
https://www.linkedin.com/in/jrdodson/
https://twitter.com/girlgerms

Thank you to our sponsor #10Security! https://www.10security.com/

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 Host Tanya Janca learns what it’s like to be a BISO (Business Information Security Officer)! Alyssa Miller has had a very exciting career, and has a LOT to share with us on how to climb the career ladder in Cyber! https://twitter.com/AlyssaM_InfoSec

Thank you to our sponsor Thread Fix!

Buy Tanya's new book on Application Security: Alice and Bob learn Application Security.

Don’t forget to check out  We Hack Purple Academy’s NE...

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Host Tanya Janca learns   what it's like to be a PhD, S-CISO, CISSP, AND the Head of Cyber Risk Consulting at Marsh Singapore! She's also a leader for WoSEC Singapore, has run many security events such as CTFs for girls and women, and so, so much more. Join us to listen in! https://twitter.com/m49D4ch3lly

Thank you to our sponsor Thread Fix!

Buy Tanya's new book on Application Security: Alice and Bob learn Application S...

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Host Tanya Janca learns  what it's like to be the executive Vice President at F5, with Haiyan Song! She has had a very long career in security and Tanya is looking forward to delving into Haiyan's career path, and tips she has to share! https://twitter.com/HaiyanatF5

Thank you to our sponsor Thread Fix!

Buy Tanya's new book on Application Security: Alice and Bob learn Application Security.

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With our guest being unable to make it, host Tanya Janca gave a lesson on API security best practices. She also shared a twitter link with a list of API security testing tools, as well as a downloadable PDF about the best practices discussed.

Thank you to our sponsor Thread Fix!

Buy Tanya's new book on Application Security: Alice and Bob Learn Application Security.

Don’t forget to check out  We Hack Purple Academy’s NEW courses,...

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Host Tanya Janca  learns what it's like to be a Open Source Intelligence Analyst, with Ritu Gill, AKA OSINT Techniques! https://twitter.com/OSINTtechniques
Thank you to our sponsor Thread Fix!

Buy Tanya's new book on Application Security: Alice and Bob learn Application Security.

Don’t forget to check out  We Hack Purple Academy’s NEW courses, #AppSec Foundations taught by Tanya Janca! https://academy.wehackpurple.com/

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Host Tanya Janca  learns what it's like to be a Chief Product Officer (CPO) of a DevSecOps Product startup, with Abhi Arora! His startup is called Cloud Defense.

Thank you to our sponsor Thread Fix!

Buy Tanya's new book on Application Security: Alice and Bob learn Application Security.

Don’t forget to check out  We Hack Purple's Academy and Community! A fun and safe place to learn and share your knowledge with other prof...

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