SecuraBit Episode 26: @Quine and back to Roots

SecuraBit Episode 26: “@Quine and back to Roots”

This week we interview Zach Lanier aka @Quine, the Security Twits manager.    We ask all about Security Twits as well as delve into some security topics in the second half.    Listen all the way through to hear us as our normal selves without serious guests, it’s a riot!

Security Twits is a listing of security professionals on Twitter. It’s a great opportunity to discover other great people in our community. Go to for more details and follow @securitytwits as well as @quine on twitter.

Hosts: Anthony Gartner – – @anthonygartner

Chris Gerling – – @hak5chris

Christopher Mills – – @thechrisam

Jason Mueller – – @securabit_jay

Guest: Zach Lanier – – @quine


SecuraByte Episode 06: HP SWFScan

SecuraByte Episode 06: HP SWFScan

We’re proud to announce a new tool from HP’s Application Security Center called SWFScan. Prajakta Jagdale and Matt Wood from the HP Web Security Research Group explain why SWFScan was created, and the hope that it will help developers produce more secure flash applications.

Anthony Gartner – @AnthonyGartner
Chris Gerling – Hak5Chris, @Hak5chris
Chris Mills – ChrisAM @packetsense

Prajakta Jagdale (
Matt Wood – HP Web Security Research Group

SWF Scan (
HP (
Win a Cheeseburger (

SecuraBit Episode 25: Jayson E. Street Talks about his book f0rb1dd3n

SecuraBit Episode 25: “Jayson E. Street’s f0rb1dd3n”

This week we interview Jayson E. Street about his new novel f0rb1dd3n.

f0rb1dd3n is a fictional story that also provides an overview of the tools, techniques, and culture of hackers. Throughout the story there are references to an appendix that will provide detailed information about that particular part of the book, such as the exact process for using metasploit to take over a machine. The expected release date is in July 2009 around Black Hat and Defcon.

A beta of Sumo LINUX is targeted for release the first week of April.

Quine will be our next guest interview.

Anthony Gartner – @AnthonyGartner
Chris Gerling – Hak5Chris, @Hak5chris
Chris Mills – ChrisAM @TheChrisAM

Jayson E. Street –


Episode 25 Recording Notice!

We’ll be having Jayson Street on tonight who has written a fact/fiction novel on hackers/hacking. We are planning on going live around 8pm EST, stream URL is on the website here, please join us in our IRC and retweet when we send out the notices. Thanks!

SecuraBit Episode 24: A Night with G. Mark Hardy!!!

Securabit Episode 24 G. Mark Hardy

In this episode of Securabit we are joined by G. Mark Hardy, President of National Security Corporation.

The history of computer security industry
The Shmoocon Puzzle 2009 Badge Puzzle
The Value of Information
Coffee Wars IX
Developing Public Speaking Skills
Explaining Technical Topics to Nontechnical Audiences
Are bad times good for security professionals?
The Value in Investing in Yourself

Anthony Gartner – @AnthonyGartner
Chris Gerling – Hak5Chris, @Hak5chris
Chris Mills – ChrisAM @packetsense
Jason Mueller – @Securabit_Jay

G. Mark Hardy –

Shmoocon 2009 Badge Puzzle (
CoffeeWars (
Between Silk and Cyanide: A Codemaker’s War, 1941-1945 (
Tight Security for Tough Times (

Episode 24 Recording Notice!! With G. Mark Hardy

Hey guys, we’ll be starting a little earlier tomorrow, 6:45pm or so as we bring on the famous G. Mark Hardy.

URL’s and info are on the site as usual. See you then!!