Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Beers with Talos EP 15: Landing a Job, Phishing Midstream, and Paul’s IDA Palette

Beers with Talos (BWT) Podcast Episode 15 is now available.  Download this episode and subscribe to Beers with Talos:

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EP15 Show Notes: 

In this EP, we take on interviewing and finding a job with technical questions and tests (hint: don’t oversell yourself, and make sure your mute button actually works). We also talk about enabling users with security as opposed to hobbling them. When Craig brings up the Google Home Mini beta test issues, he ends up taking a ration over his choices in handling the situation. We also discuss some clever new phishing techniques that insert malware links *mid-conversation* with a trusted party.

Spoiler alert: Joel turns out to be an Apple apologist.  Make sure to subscribe on iTunes, Google Play, or Stitcher to make sure you don't miss an episode!

EP15 Timetable:

01:30 - Roundtable
10:18 - Interviewing - How to make sure Matt doesn’t eat your lunch, literally.
32:00 - DNS Messenger Part Deux (it’s a feature, not a bug edition)
36:00 - Enabling Users with Security rather than Restricting them
48:20 - Thanks Google, for keeping an ear on Craig’s kids
52:50 - Phishing midstream - pwning a target mid-conversation
58:13 - Parting shots


Featuring: Craig Williams (@Security_Craig), Joel Esler (@JoelEsler), Matt Olney (@kpyke) and Nigel Houghton (@EnglishLFC).
Hosted by Mitch Neff (@MitchNeff)

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  1. On this podcast you talked about a book. I think the author was Stevens. Can you post the title and author.

  2. Hi Steve,

    This book -


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