Discover the unique, strange, and often hilarious stories behind what it takes to lead cybersecurity efforts in an organization. Developed by Cisco, Security Stories is an interview-based podcast full of insights from those who are carving a path in this weird and wonderful industry. Discover more at https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/products/security/securitystories.html
25: How should we define our relationship with technology? With Tazin Khan
Friday 09 April 2021
: We're delighted to have Tazin Khan as our guest this week. Tazin is a data privacy advocate and founder of the Cyber Collective, a...
24: Solving the opportunity divide, with Dr Christine Izuakor
Monday 29 March 2021
: After a bit of a break, Security Stories is back! And we're back with a brand new lineup. Joining Hazel and Ben in the virtual pod booth is...
23: What really works in cybersecurity? With Wade Baker and Wolfgang Goerlich
Monday 08 February 2021
: We're joined today by Wade Baker, co-founder of Cyentia Institute (@wadebaker) and Wolfgang Goerlich (@jwgoerlich), Advisory CISO at Cisco,...
22: Defending against critical threats, with Esmond Kane and Edmund Brumaghin
Monday 18 January 2021
: On today's show we welcome two guests onto the pod. First up is Esmond Kane, CISO of Steward Health care. Esmond spoke to Hazel and told her...
21: Review of the Year, with Fareedah Shaheed and Ben Munroe
Monday 14 December 2020
: For our final episode of 2020, we're joined by two very special guests. First up is Fareedah Shaheed, CEO and founder of security consulting...
20: Creating safe spaces, and the troubling nature of attribution in threat research, with Chloé Messdaghi and Warren Mercer
Monday 23 November 2020
: In today's episode we're delighted to welcome Chloé Messdaghi, an infosec advocate and activist who is working to create a safe space for...
19: Finding your own voice, with Javvad Malik
Monday 09 November 2020
: Our guest today is one of the security industry's most prolific video bloggers, Javvad Malik. Javvad has a signature fresh and light hearted...
18: The future of security operations, with Gabriel Gumbs, Wolf Goerlich and Nigel Houghton
Monday 26 October 2020
: "Computers make excellent and efficient servants, but I have no wish to serve under them." That Star Trek Spock quote is relevant in more...
17: Distorting the truth: The roots of online political disinformation campaigns, with Theresa Payton and Nick Biasini
Sunday 18 October 2020
: On today's episode we’re heading into the murky waters of online manipulation campaigns, and particularly how they’re used to try and...
16: Openness and support: Discussions on why diverse representation matters in cybersecurity
Sunday 11 October 2020
: On today's episode, Hazel and Noureen are joined by Leticia Gammill, Cisco’s Channel leader for Canada and Latin America, and Matt...
15: Taking the unconventional cybersecurity career path, with Curtis Simpson
Sunday 04 October 2020
: In the first of four special episodes being released during the month of October, today's episode is all about cybersecurity careers.Hazel,...
14: Not fearing failure, and challenging the status quo, with Chris Leach
Monday 21 September 2020
: Today we chat to Chris Leach, senior CISO Advisor at Cisco. From his background as an accountant (which he hated!) to venturing into...
13: Prime directives: Serving the public trust, protecting the innocent, and upholding security laws, with Tanya Forsheit
Monday 07 September 2020
: We almost called this episode "Robocop 4: The future of security law enforcement", but we actually hope that movie happens so we didn't want...
12: Lifting others up: Stories of how we can help each other in cybersecurity
Monday 24 August 2020
: In a break from our usual format, today I wanted to bring you highlights of some of my favorite interviews with security leaders so far. ...
11: What to Expect When You're Electing: Election Security Special, with Matt Olney and Steve Caimi
Monday 10 August 2020
: Election security is right up there as one of the most important discussions of our lifetime. To quote fictional president Dr Josiah...
10: "Don't fire the CISO", with Quentyn Taylor
Sunday 26 July 2020
: We're joined this week by Quentyn Taylor, CISO for Canon Europe. Odds are that you might have had your hands on a Canon camera or printer at...
9: Creating more opportunities for others, with Andy Ellis
Monday 13 July 2020
: In this episode we chat to Andy Ellis, who, on the very day we interviewed him, was celebrating his 20th anniversary as the Chief Security...
8: Sandworm, Not Petya and the hunt for the most dangerous hackers, with Andy Greenberg, Noureen Njoroge, and Cisco Talos
Monday 29 June 2020
: This episode of Security Stories is a little different from usual, but for good reason! With the help of some very special guests, we take a...
7: The impact of a diverse cybersecurity team with Marene Allison
Sunday 14 June 2020
: In this episode we meet Marene Allison, Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer at Johnson & Johnson. We talk about her...
6: The Strongest Link with Brian Honan
Monday 25 May 2020
: On today's show we have a brilliant interview with a famous, altruistic Irishman who wears cool glasses and has a nice variety of white...
5: People Powered Security with Masha Sedova
Sunday 10 May 2020
: In this episode we meet Masha Sedova, co-founder of Elevate Security, a company which uses data and behavioral analytics to help...
4: Building the best cybersecurity team with Mark Weatherford
Monday 27 April 2020
: Meet Mark Weatherford, who has one of the most impressive cybersecurity CVs we’ve ever seen! Learn how he created the U.S Navy’s first...
3: Protecting democracy, and how to spot manipulation tactics online with Theresa Payton
Monday 13 April 2020
: In the latest episode of Cisco's Security Stories, we have the incredible fortune to speak to Theresa Payton, who was named one of the top...
2: Democratizing Security with Wendy Nather
Monday 30 March 2020
: Wendy Nather, Head of Advisory CISOs at Cisco Duo, joins us for the latest episode of Security Stories. Wendy discusses how we can involve...
1: From the battlefield to the boardroom with Mick Jenkins MBE
Wednesday 11 March 2020
: Welcome to the first episode of our new fortnightly podcast, Security Stories. A podcast by the Cisco Security team, we use storytelling to...