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Research, Report, Release, Repeat

Research, Report, Release, Repeat

With the release of the new Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) report, by Jon Oltsik, in late July, Justin and Jack sit down and discuss their thoughts on the research and the importance of consolidating industry-wide terminology and technology. Will they deem the report...

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Research, Report, Release, Repeat

Almanna Cyber – Startups for Everyone

In this special Pwned episode, Justin and Jack discuss Almanna Cyber - their new cybersecurity accelerator fund. Almanna, derived from the Old Norse word for "everyone", is just that: a cyber accelerator for everyone. The J's are inviting new cyber startups and...

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Research, Report, Release, Repeat

Home Alone – A Swipeless RightSwipes

US birth rates are the lowest in 40 years, and we may be seeing a spread of that trend into our RightSwipes matchups. With no meaningful Swipes in sight, Jack and Justin are taking a look at the SwipeScene and drawing some conclusions (and predictions) about the...

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Research, Report, Release, Repeat

Valuable Shade From the Great Sequoia

As their portfolio companies (and everyone else) are facing a sea change in market and financing conditions, Sequoia Capital has shared their recommendations for surviving the storm. In this episode of Pwned, Justin and Jack provide a Pwned-style interpretation and...

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Research, Report, Release, Repeat

Beyond the Badness-ometer

Applications are the root of so many things we use on a day-to-day basis. In this episode, Justin and Jack discuss a way more pragmatic approach to application security than securing all data at once. If you have any questions or suggestions, send us an email at...

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Research, Report, Release, Repeat

Jury’s Out on Jumping Around

Justin and Jack are joined by NuHarbor ace recruiter, Olive Robb, for an open discussion of cybersecurity recruiting, the job market, and an employer's view of resumes that show lots of movement. It's a candid conversation, as usual, with some recommendations about...

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Research, Report, Release, Repeat

Mailbag – The Hunt for the Super CISO Part 2

In the second half of our CISO recruiting series, Justin and Jack are talking about the pressure, about incident handling, and about the importance of intellectual curiosity in this hire. There are tips for candidates, hiring teams, and even executive management in...

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Research, Report, Release, Repeat

Mailbag – The Hunt for the Super CISO Part 1

The first of a two-part series, this episode highlights what qualities make a good Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), along with how to find the perfect candidate and what the right questions are to ensure they meet those capabilities. Make sure you tune in...

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Research, Report, Release, Repeat

Is it Crypto Crying Time?

In this Breach of the Week episode, Justin and Jack share the story of how 600 million USDC was stolen from Axie Infinity, as well as some other crypto catastrophes with the purpose of deciding whether cryptocurrency has the stability and safety to move from its...

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