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 4, 2021 49 min

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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Host Tanya Janca  learns what it's like to be the CEO of Zag Communications, with Zenobia Godschalk! Zenobia is the founder and CEO of ZAG Communications, a digital marketing, PR, and IR firm that has launched and scaled global, multi-billion dollar enterprise tech companies, focused on cybersecurity. https://twitter.com/zenobiaZAG

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 After a scheduling snafu with our guest, host Tanya Janca decided to do a deep dive on WordPress security best practices, and how she performed a security assessment on the brand-new We Hack Purple website. Plus (of course) a sneak-peak at the site! Check it out!

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Host #TanyaJanca learns what it's like to be a Infrastructure Test Engineer, with Annie Hedgpeth! Through configuration management, provisioning infrastructure as code, integration testing and compliance automation through Hashicorp, and CI/CD, Annie’s aim is always to make the right thing to do the easy thing to do https://twitter.com/anniehedgie

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Host Tanya Janca  Learns what it's like to be an Engineering Manager, in Detection and Response! Swathi Joshi leads Netflix's Detection and Response team which focuses on managing the inevitable security incidents that arise and building detection pipelines to minimize risk to Netflix.

Prior to Netflix, she was an Engagement Manager and Escalations Manager at Mandiant/FireEye, helping companies defend against Advanced Persi...

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Host Tanya Janca  has had over 30 AppSec & #infosec professionals on the We Hack Purple podcast so far. In this episode, she tries to boil down all of the great advice that has been given by our brilliant and successful guests.

Thank you to our sponsor Thread Fix!

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

Don’t forget to check out #WeHackPurple Academy’s NEW courses, #AppSec Foun...

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 Host Tanya Janca  Learns what it's like to be a Assistant Professor and #SecurityResearch​ who specializes in medical devices, with Veronica Schmitthttps://veronica-schmitt.com/

Thank you to our sponsor Thread Fix!

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

Don’t forget to check out #WeHackPurple Academy’s NEW courses, #AppSec Foundations taught by Tanya Janca! https://acade...

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 Host Tanya Janca  Learns what it's like to be a CEO of a cyber security company, with O'Shea Bowens! O'Shea is a cyber security enthusiast whose background is primarily security analytics & DFIR. He also focuses on cloud and application security.

Thank you to our sponsor Thread Fix!

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 Host Tanya Janca learns  what it's like to be a Director of Engineering, with Jarrod Overson! Jarrod is a developer, speaker, and author who most recently led development of Shape Security's application defense platform which was recently acquired by F5 for $1 billion.

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 Host Tanya Janca learns what it's like to be a Application Penetration Tester, with Davin Jackson! We talked about his long career, the hard work it took to change careers, and how rewarding it has been. We also talked about his awesome hoodies and how amazing  InfoSec Unplugged is !  Follow him on Twitter and check out this website, Alpha Cyber Security!

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 Host Tanya Janca Learns what it's like to be a Security Architect, with Barbara Schachner! Barbara is a Security Architect at Dynatrace. She has spent half of her 15 years of experience in the security industry on the defensive side and has built and led the Red Team at Siemens.

After moving to the defensive side, she has worked as a security officer at Siemens before joining Dynatrace where she is passionate about working wit...

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February 19, 2021 51 min

 Learn what it's like to be... TROY HUNT! He has had an incredibly interesting career, arguably unlike any other.  Follow him on twitter!

Thank you to our sponsor Thread Fix!
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Buy Tanya's new book on #ApplicationSecurity: Alice and Bob learn Application Security.

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

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In episode 24 of the We Hack Purple podcast host Tanya Janca learns what it's like to work in cyber security sales with guest Stephanie Black! We talk about WoSEC Panama, how to be great at sales despite being shy, and how to get over fears of rejection. We could all learn a lot from Stephanie.

Thank you to our sponsor Thread Fix!  They make an amazing vulnerability management system, and you should check it OUT!

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In episode 23 of the We Hack Purple podcast host Tanya Janca learns what it's like to be a a Security Strategist with Allie Mellen! We discuss everything from what her job is like, what are the best and worst aspects, how to get into this type of role, as well as a deep conversation on non-violent communication, soft skills and how to communicate effectively. It was an enlightening and truly refreshing conversation.

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In episode 22 of the We Hack Purple podcast host Tanya Janca learns what it's like to work in eCommerce security, with Talesh Seeparsan!

Follow Talesh on Twitter! His website is here.

Thank you to our sponsor Thread Fix!  They make an amazing vulnerability management system, and you should check it OUT!

*Please note that due to technical issues during the podcast, this has been editted to fix the mistakes and ensure continuity. Al...

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In episode 21 of the We Hack Purple podcast host Tanya Janca learns what it's like to be a People Manager and how to do Enterprise Sales, with Sasha Rosenbaum! Sasha is a Sr. Manager, Managed OpenShift Black Belts at Red Hat. In her career, Sasha has worked in development, operations, consulting, and cloud architecture. Sasha is an organizer, above all else.

Follow Sasha on Twitter! Her website is here.

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Episode 20 of the We Hack Purple podcast has host Tanya Janca Learns what it's like to be an Information Security Officer\Service Delivery and Operations Manager, with Brian Anderson! In Brian's own words: "I'm an InfoSec Manager who straddles both Security and pure IT roles. I've been in IT and InfoSec for almost 20 years. I fell into this by accident, couldn't dig my way out, so I decided to dig in." T...

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Host Tanya Janca learns what it's like to be a Bug bounty hunter, with Mehidia Afrin Tania.

This episode sponsored by Thread Fix!

Buy Tanya's new book on Application Security: Alice and Bob learn Application Security https://www.amazon.com/Alice-Bob-Learn-Application-Security/dp/1119687357

Don’t forget to check out #WeHackPurple 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 Principal Consultant doing Incident Response, with Shelly Giesbrecht! A long-time admirer of smart people, PowerShelly works hard to surround herself in people she can learn from. This is particularly easy to do in her day job as a Principal Consultant (IR) for CrowdStrike. She is frequently found wearing a bow-tie and some for reason!

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 Host Tanya Janca Learns what it's like to be a Penetration Tester, with Gabrielle Botbol! Gabrielle is a pentester, cybersecurity blogger and podcaster!
https://twitter.com/Gabrielle_BGB
https://gabrielleb.fr/blog/

This episode sponsored by Thread Fix!

Buy Tanya's new book on Application Security: Alice and Bob learn Application Security https://www.amazon.com/Alice-Bob-Learn-Application-Security/dp/1119687357
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