#BlackHat2018: A Look Back
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#BlackHat2018: A Look Back



The world of Cybersecurity is about to descend upon Las Vegas like a plague of locusts. Oh… wait… that appears to have already happened.


Tens of thousands of our Cybersecurity colleagues will converge for Hacker Summer Camp next week. We’ll be attending Black Hat, BSidesLV, The Diana Initiative and DEFCON.


Before we dive into what’s coming next week… let’s take a look at what we learned last year and see how the passing year shook out.


Volume III of the InSecurity Podcast Mixtape features CEOs, legendary technology journalists, and some of the key players in the world of cybersecurity talking about what expected out of Hacker Summer Camp 2018. Kick back and enjoy the perspectives this group of experts has to offer on the present state and future of cybersecurity




  1. Katie Moussouris: When Bug Bounties Go Bad: Don’t Get Extorted
  2. Javvad Malik: Cybersecurity Is a Lot Like 80s TV Shows
  3. Josh Corman: Hackers Are Making the World a Safer Place. You Need Them
  4. Marcus Carey: Protect the Endpoint. Simulate an Attack. Make Sure You’re Protected
  5. Elinor Mills: Is It Really 25 Years Since L0pht Heavy Industries Testified in Congress?
  6. Dave Bittner: Cyberwire: The Daily Paper of Record for the Cybersecurity Industry
  7. Justin Kallhoff: How an MSSP Turns Many Small Businesses into One Large Enterprise


A lesser blog would rip off someone else’s good writing, change a few words and then not give credit where it’s due… But that’s not how we roll here on the InSecurity Podcast.


If you want to read a really good summation of Hacker Summer Camp, check out System Overlord’s lowdown on Hacker Summer Camp and what is about to happen in Las Vegas next week . He drops some serious knowledge on how to maximize your experience.


About Matt Stephenson

Insecurity Podcast host Matt Stephenson (@packmatt73) leads the Security Technology team at Cylance, which puts him in front of crowds, cameras, and microphones all over the world. He is the regular host of the InSecurity podcast and host of CylanceTV


Twenty years of work with the world’s largest security, storage, and recovery companies has introduced Matt to some of the most fascinating people in the industry. He wants to get those stories told so that others can learn from what has come


Every week on the InSecurity Podcast, Matt interviews leading authorities in the security industry to gain an expert perspective on topics including risk management, security control friction, compliance issues, and building a culture of security. Each episode provides relevant insights for security practitioners and business leaders working to improve their organization’s security posture and bottom line.


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