Ping - A Firewalls.com Podcast

Cyber Job Training & Matchmaking, Plus Another Ransomware Roundup

June 09, 2021 Firewalls.com/Dr. Marc Rogers, Purdue Season 1 Episode 47
Ping - A Firewalls.com Podcast
Cyber Job Training & Matchmaking, Plus Another Ransomware Roundup
Chapters
0:46
Featured Topic - Cyber Jobs
1:15
Interview - Dr. Marc Rogers
24:07
Cybersecurity Headlines
24:18
Story 1 - FBI Ransom Recovery
30:23
Story 2 - Ransomware Roundup
41:15
Story 3 - Cybersecurity Debt
49:39
Episode Close
Ping - A Firewalls.com Podcast
Cyber Job Training & Matchmaking, Plus Another Ransomware Roundup
Jun 09, 2021 Season 1 Episode 47
Firewalls.com/Dr. Marc Rogers, Purdue

Cybersecurity jobs are there for the taking, whether for prospective students or career changers willing to train, as employers desperately search for qualified staff. Dr. Marc Rogers of Purdue University joins us to talk about the shortage of cybersecurity pros in our home state of Indiana and beyond, and how a new website serves as a cyber career matchmaking tool. Dr. Rogers also discusses Purdue's Cyber Apprenticeship Program, the need for companies of all stripes to recognize their cyber exposure, and the state of cybersecurity and cyber threats today. 

In cyber headlines, it's a ransomware-a-palooza...

Feds recover millions from pipeline ransom hackers, hint at U.S. internet tactic

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/security/u-s-recovers-millions-pipeline-ransom-because-hackers-mistake-n1269889

REvil, A Notorious Ransomware Gang, Was Behind JBS Cyberattack, The FBI Says

https://www.npr.org/2021/06/03/1002819883/revil-a-notorious-ransomware-gang-was-behind-jbs-cyberattack-the-fbi-says

New Triple Extortion Tactic

https://www.foxbusiness.com/technology/hackers-jbs-ransomware-new-triple-extortion-tactic 

Fujifilm confirms ransomware attack

https://www.securitymagazine.com/articles/95369-fujifilm-confirms-ransomware-attack

Capitol Hill vendor hit by ransomware attack: report

https://thehill.com/policy/cybersecurity/557272-capitol-hill-vendor-hit-by-ransomware-attack-report 

The rise of cybersecurity debt

https://techcrunch.com/2021/06/04/the-rise-of-cybersecurity-debt/?guccounter=1


Find the latest from us on our blog https://firewalls.com/blog

Please drop us a rating and review wherever you listen, and feel free to email us at podcast@firewalls.com with any questions/suggestions/concerns.

Thanks very much for listening!

Show Notes Chapter Markers

Cybersecurity jobs are there for the taking, whether for prospective students or career changers willing to train, as employers desperately search for qualified staff. Dr. Marc Rogers of Purdue University joins us to talk about the shortage of cybersecurity pros in our home state of Indiana and beyond, and how a new website serves as a cyber career matchmaking tool. Dr. Rogers also discusses Purdue's Cyber Apprenticeship Program, the need for companies of all stripes to recognize their cyber exposure, and the state of cybersecurity and cyber threats today. 

In cyber headlines, it's a ransomware-a-palooza...

Feds recover millions from pipeline ransom hackers, hint at U.S. internet tactic

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/security/u-s-recovers-millions-pipeline-ransom-because-hackers-mistake-n1269889

REvil, A Notorious Ransomware Gang, Was Behind JBS Cyberattack, The FBI Says

https://www.npr.org/2021/06/03/1002819883/revil-a-notorious-ransomware-gang-was-behind-jbs-cyberattack-the-fbi-says

New Triple Extortion Tactic

https://www.foxbusiness.com/technology/hackers-jbs-ransomware-new-triple-extortion-tactic 

Fujifilm confirms ransomware attack

https://www.securitymagazine.com/articles/95369-fujifilm-confirms-ransomware-attack

Capitol Hill vendor hit by ransomware attack: report

https://thehill.com/policy/cybersecurity/557272-capitol-hill-vendor-hit-by-ransomware-attack-report 

The rise of cybersecurity debt

https://techcrunch.com/2021/06/04/the-rise-of-cybersecurity-debt/?guccounter=1


Find the latest from us on our blog https://firewalls.com/blog

Please drop us a rating and review wherever you listen, and feel free to email us at podcast@firewalls.com with any questions/suggestions/concerns.

Thanks very much for listening!

Featured Topic - Cyber Jobs
Interview - Dr. Marc Rogers
Cybersecurity Headlines
Story 1 - FBI Ransom Recovery
Story 2 - Ransomware Roundup
Story 3 - Cybersecurity Debt
Episode Close