Cover image of Unit 42 Podcast

Unit 42 Podcast

Hosted by Ryan Olson, Intelligence Director of Unit 42, this monthly podcast will dive into recent findings from Unit 42, discuss current breaches and security trends and provide the latest of the latest Unit 42 research.

Popular episodes

All episodes

The best episodes ranked using user listens.

Warning: This podcast has few episodes.

This means there isn't enough episodes to provide the most popular episodes. Here's the rankings of the current episodes anyway, we recommend you to revisit when there's more episodes!

Podcast cover

Don't Panic: Blackhat 2015

In the September episode of Don't Panic from Unit 42, hear Rick Howard (CSO), Sean Duca (Regional CSO - APAC) and William Saito (Regional CSO - Japan) cover the big topics that came out of BlackHat 2015. The three CSOs discuss hacking cars, innovative hiring practices and attacks on hypervisors, all of which were hot topics at this year's conference.


14 Sep 2015

Rank #1

Podcast cover

Don't Panic: The Problem With Passwords

In this episode: Vishaal Hariprasad and Rob Downs address common security mistakes in creating and storing passwords, as well as the tools and technologies available to increase password security. We also discuss Parmy Olson's book, "We Are Anonymous", which depicts how quickly an attacker can move through a company's network using only stolen passwords and social engineering.


14 Sep 2015

Rank #2

Similar Podcasts

Podcast cover

Don't Panic: Cyber Attack Attribution

In this episode: Rick Howard, Chief Security Officer, Palo Alto Networks joins us to discuss cyber threat attribution, it's many components and how it can be valuable to different organizations. We also discuss Neal Stephenson's 2011 novel "Reamde" and how the author used the concept of cyber threat attribution to drive the plot in this Cybersecurity Canon candidate.


15 Jun 2015

Rank #3

Podcast cover

Don't Panic: The Cybersecurity Canon

In this episode: Palo Alto Networks takes you inside the Cybersecurity Canon at Ignite 2015. This year they added four entries to the list of books that every cybersecurity professional should read, and Ignite attendees had the opportunity to meet with the authors and speak with them directly about their experiences. Hear from Brian Krebs, author of "Spam Nation", and Rich Baich, author of "Winning as a CISO".


4 May 2015

Rank #4

Most Popular Podcasts

Podcast cover

Don't Panic: Backdoored Cryptographic Systems

In this episode: Rick Howard, Chief Security Officer, Palo Alto Networks joins us to discuss Backdoored Cryptographic Systems and their impact on the overall security of the Internet. We also dive into how CSI: Cyber and other crime shows portray cyber attacks to the public.


13 Apr 2015

Rank #5