Category: Cyber Frontiers

The Future of Cybersecurity Competition and Education with CEO of Cyber Skyline – Franz Payer – CF012

This week we take an exciting deep dive into innovation in the cybersecurity industry by talking with Franz Payer, one of the industry’s rising start-up CEO’s of Cyber Skyline. Christian, Ashton, and Jim talk with Franz about his new cybersecurity competition and education platform, which takes a unique approach to teaching cybersecurity skills and hosting… Continue reading

Space Networks & Cybersecurity in Healthcare with Special Guest Jay Ellis – CF011

This week we are joined by Jay Ellis, Senior Information Security Engineer and Program Manager at Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies (SGT), to talk about space networks, healthcare IT, and the networks and cybersecurity methodologies that run them. Jim, Christian, and Ashton keep the questions rolling in what promises to be a packed hour of content based… Continue reading

The Evolution of Cloud Computing and Security – CF010

This week the conversation is all around the cloud computing and how today's modern architecture continues to evolve. Christian, Ashton, and Jim talk about the ways cloud computing is being adopted in the enterprise and discuss the security and scalability implications of government agencies trusting their data to a third party cloud infrastructure. While we… Continue reading

Building a Big Data Development Environment on the Cheap, Virtualization Tech & SDN, and the Big Bad ShellShock – CF009

This week on Cyber Frontiers, Christian Johnson and Ashton Webster, joined by Jim Collison, talk about how to setup a multi-node distributed Hadoop cluster on a single box. The discussion on the technology quickly dives into newer technology in virtualization in SDN, and we even get a little bit of time to talk about the… Continue reading

Finding a Learning Community in Cybersecurity – CF008

This week on Cyber Frontiers Christian Johnson and Ashton Webster, hosted by Jim Collison, explain the importance of finding productive communities to learn and hone in your cybersecurity skills.  They also discuss the many available online and offline resources from which to gain additional insight about the current state of the art in digital security.… Continue reading

Intrusion Detection, Threat Intelligence, and the Sophisticated Attacks in the Modern Cyber Landscape – CF007

This week’s podcast features Christian Johnson and Ashton Webster hosted by Jim Collison as they evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of different types of Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS), consider the future of anomaly and signature based detection, and finally evaluate the future of “threat detection” in cybersecurity.  Cyber Frontiers is all about Exploring… Continue reading