PVCSEC 51: CodeMash Edition – The challenges of getting into infosec

Coming to you from the wonderful CodeMash conference. Chris Maddalena , Amanda Berlin, Wolf Goerlich, and special guest Jimmy Bird discuss some of the challenges of getting into information security.

Dear Friends,

In this very special episode: Chris, Amanda, Wolf, and special guest Jimmy Bird discuss the challenges of getting into information security. Including: giving information and people not following through; the effect of the talent shortage; attending conferences; bootcamps; and much more.

Show Notes:

  • Giving information and people not following it.
  • The talent shortage lowering the bar.
  • Attending a conference.
  • Bootcamps for security professionals.
  • Tactical Edge
  • Calendar:
    • BSides Huntsville 06 February  – Ed’s presenting “Seriously, what the &^*& is Network Segmentation?” & Paul’s talk is “10 Pitfalls of SOC, IH & IR”
    • Security Culture Conference in Oslo, Norway 14-15 June – CFP Open  – Paul’s putting together a talk as we speak
    • Converge Detroit & BSides Detroit in the Arsenal of Democracy, Detroit, Michigan, US of A 14-15 July – CFP Open  – Will there be another PVCSec LIVE‽ Stay tuned!