7MS #319: Sniper and Firewalls Full of FUD

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7MS #318: Interview with Bjorn Kimminich of OWASP Juice Shop

Today's episode is brought to you by ITProTV. Visit itpro.tv/7ms and use code 7MS to get a FREE 7-day trial and 30% off a monthly membership for the lifetime of your active subscription. This week's show is another interview episode - this time with my pal Bjorn Kimminich »

7MS #317: Interview with Justin McCarthy of StrongDM

Today's interview features Justin McCarthy, CTO and cofounder of StrongDM, which offers both commercial and open source tools (like Comply) to help customers with SOC compliance. Justin schooled me (in a nice way) about a lot of things, including: What SOC and the various SOC types are all about What »

7MS #315: Creating a Personal DR Plan - Part 2

As a continuation of last week's episode I'm now making a bit of progress in finding a good backup solution that protects USB backups both at rest and when pumped up to the cloud. I mentioned I've been using BackBlaze for backups (not a sponsor), and they allow you to »

7MS #314: Creating a Personal DR Plan

You probably create DR plans for your business (or help other companies build them), but have you thought about creating one for yourself? Yeah, I know it's grim to think about "What will my loved ones do to get into my accounts, backups, photos, social media accounts..." but »

7MS #313: Push-Button Domain Admin Access

Intro As I was preparing for my Secure 360 talk a month or so ago, I stumbled upon this awesome article which details a method for getting Domain Admin access in just a few minutes - without cracking passwords or doing anything else "loud." The tools you'll need »

7MS #312: OFF-TOPIC - Boxing a Cat

Intro It has been a heck of a week (in a good way), and I'm taking a break from security so you can help me untangle a mystery that's been wrapped around my brain for years. I need you to help me figure out what this dude meant when he »

7MS #311: How to Build a Cuckoo Sandbox

Intro This week I dove into building a Cuckoo Sandbox for malware analysis. There are certainly a ton of posts and videos out there about it, but this entry called Painless Cuckoo Sandbox Installation caught my eye as a good starting point. This article got me about 80% of the »

7MS #310: Secure the Radio Commercials

Intro Ah, best laid plans rock. I had pre-recorded this episode on Monday (May 14th) so I could have it automatically released on Wednesday (May 16) but uh...I screwed it up. Siiiighhhh... anyway here's this week's episode: Last week I was in the recording studio to record three 7MS »

7MS #309: Password Cracking in the Cloud - Part 2

Intro Cracking passwords in the cloud is super fun (listen to last week's episode to learn how to build your own cracking box on the cheap at Paperspace)! In the last couple weeks, customers have asked me about doing a password strength assessment on their Active Directory environment. I asked »