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SecuraByte Episode 07: RVASec CFP and CTF!

After nearly 4 years dormant, we’re bringing back the SecuraByte!  These are designed to cover things that can’t wait for our normal podcast cycle.  In our 7th iteration, we interview Jake Kouns regarding the RVAsec security conference he is organizing in Richmond, VA which will be hosted again at VCU!



What you need to know:

  • RVASec Call for Papers ends February 4th @ 11:59PM.  Get your submissions in now!
  • We expand on some more details regarding the Capture the Flag event that will be at the conference.
  • Forensics training announced today!  Only 12 seats so register now!
  • 2 day conference this year.  Parking and nourishment are included.


SecuraBit Episode 100: Double Header with WPS and Forensics!

Join us as we interview Craig Heffner of Tactical Network Solutions regarding the recent WPS vulnerability and his Reaver tool, and as we also interview Harlan Carvey whose latest Windows Forensic Analysis Toolkit book was recently released.

Our show notes can be found here:

SecuraBit Episode 66: The third 6 would be unlucky!

SecuraBit  Episode 66:
September 22, 2010

Anthony Gartner – @anthonygartner
Chris Gerling – @chrisgerling
Christopher Mills – @thechrisam
Jason Mueller – @securabit_jay
Andrew Borel – @andrew_secbitGuests:
Aaron Barr (HB Gary Federal) @aaronbarr

We discuss HBGary with Aaron, and delve into some fun topics like malware analysis, forensics, and other technical skills.

General topics:
Media Sponsor for:
SecTor 2010 –
Security Training October 25.
Conference Sessions October 26 & 27, 2010.
Twitter XSS

Robin Sage
Malware analysis
Behavior of malware in memory

FGET is good (free tool that remotely images NTFS volumes)

Free tools from HB Gary

How flypaper plays into image grabbingUpcoming events
Hacker Halted Tim Is speaking October 14th
Louisivlle Infosec 10/7.
Atlanta B-Sides 10/8.
HacKid – 10/9-10/10
Phreaknic 10/15.

Chat with us on IRC at #securabit
iTunes Podcast –
iPhone App Now Available –

SecuraBit Episode 58: Forensic Goodness with Harlan Carvey

SecuraBit Episode 58: Forensic Goodness with Harlan Carvey


Anthony Gartner  @anthonygartner
Christopher Mills @thechrisam
Chris Gerling @chrisgerling
Andrew Borel @andrew_secbit

Harlan Carvey

General topics:
Timeline creation
Forensic trends
Lance Mueller

SecuraBit Episode 50: Interview with Rob Lee!

SecuraBit Episode 50: Interview with Rob Lee!

  • What is SANS vLive?
  • Forensics
  • DOD Cyber Crime
  • How the forensics classes are structured.
  • 508 course and how it’s changed. Divided up into essentials and then follow on courses. 6 total courses for all of the info.
  • APT – Advanced Persistant Threat
  • Q & A from the IRC

If you havent taken the Security 508 course yet we have an excellent opportunity for you!  Rob will be teaching the SEC508 (Forensics) course  via the SANS vLive! platform beginning 3/23/2010. Classes will occur  every Tuesday and Thursday until 4/29/2010 from 7-10PM EDT.

Chat with us on IRC at #securabit

Anthony Gartner – @anthonygartner
Christopher Mills – @thechrisam
Chris Gerling – @chrisgerling
Jason Mueller – @securabit_jay
Andrew Borel – @andrew_secbit

Rob Lee – @robtlee


SecuraBit Episode 48: Shmoocon (The Big Cheese) and PhoneFactor!

Anthony Gartner  @anthonygartner
Christopher Mills @thechrisam
Jason Mueller – @securabit_jay
Chris Gerling  @chrisgerling

Bruce Potter – Shmoocon – @gdead
Steve Dispensa – CTO and Co-founder of PhoneFactor - @dispensa
Marsh Ray – PhoneFactor – @marshray

Recent goings on:
If you are going to DC3 CyberCrime Conference contact Jason Mueller (@securabit_jay) to meet up!
Sean Hausauer and David Shpritz join the crew!  Check out their blog postings!

First Guest – Bruce Potter – Shmoocon – @gdead

Logistics of putting on a conference.
New events!
Ticket sales process is constantly evolving.

Wardman Park in 1920’s:
ShmooCon 2010 FireTalks:
Podcasters Meetup:

How to fix SSL/TLS in software
The process of working with vendors to get a solution implemented.
Project Mogul

Join us on January 27, 2010 when we speak with Phillipe Gaumeche about the ConFoo.Ca conference.
Chat with us on IRC at #securabit

Shmoocon –
PhoneFactor –

Not on the air:
Andrew Borel @andrew_secbit

SecuraBit Episode 27: No joke!! We have George Starcher!!

SecuraBit EP27 No joke!! We have George Starcher!!

This week we have special guest George Starcher and we recorded the
show on April 1st. George is a long time podcaster with older shows
such as In The trenches which he did with Kevin Devin and later had
some guests fill in including our own Anthony Gartner. George is still
very active in the security community with his job and also does spots
on the The Typical Mac User Podcast as well as a big contributor to
their forums.

Anthony Gartner – – @anthonygartner
Chris Gerling – – @hak5chris

George Starcher – – @GeorgeStarcher


Securabit Episode 17 for xmass Santa gave us an Nmap book to give away!!!

This is a unique episode for SecuraBit, we are teaming up with the Security Justice Podcast to do a double header show. SecuraBit recorded their show from 8-9 EST, then handed off the
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