Monthly Archives: May 2017

Contrarisk Security Podcast #0044: Blockchain

If your image of blockchain technology is entirely linked to crypto-currencies like Bitcoin, think again. Patrick Hubbard of SolarWinds explains that the distributed ledger approach of blockchain has applications far beyond payments and financial services. The assurance provided by a shared record, cryptographically certified, is that it offers a high level of trust and authentication without requiring a central authority…. Read more »

Contrarisk Security Podcast #0043: Threat hunting

Do you worry that there are bad people accessing your networks? If you think your systems have already been compromised you’re going to want to know how and by how much. In this interview, Peter Cohen at MWR Countercept explains the art of threat hunting – a proactive rather than reactive approach that doesn’t rely on the attacker tripping alarms…. Read more »