[greycastle security podcasts]

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Episode 27:

Where to begin with CMMC Compliance

Security Expert, Joseph McKelvie and Senior Associate Dan Altieri, from Harter Secrest & Emery LLC walk you through the guidelines of how to navigate CMMC, where to begin and what you need to know in order to be prepared and succeed.

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Episode 26:

Cyber Insurance 101

Have you been wondering what cyber insurance is? How you can benefit from it and what it even covers? Well this is the podcast for you.

Security and insurance experts from Burns-Wilcox, Insurance Office of America and GreyCastle Security discuss the ins and outs of cyber insurance. Message us if you would like a part 2!

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Episode 25:

Managing and Surviving Vendor Security Questions

In this episode, we meet with Security Specialist, Stephanie Logue and she explains managing and surviving the ever so dreaded vendor security questionnaires.

Learn what mistakes to avoid and how to make the whole questionnaire process go a lot smoother.

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Episode 24:

Back to School: What You Need to Know for Online Learning

With the high increase of online learning, Colleges and Universities have been scrambling to figure out how they will manage the significant shift of online virtual learning while keeping information, devices and more secure.

This week we have Security Specialist, Randy Waterman, with us to discuss cybersecurity safety measures that higher education institutions need to be aware of for the fall semester.

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Episode 23:

Education Law 2D - What You Need to Know in 2020

On this podcast this week, we are joined by Bridget Harris from Monroe Boards of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES), Mike Compisi from Caetra and our very own Security Strategist, Barry Hofecker.

Tune in to hear our guests discuss what you need to know about Education Law 2D. Our experts advise on where to begin in understanding your responsibilities and any possible changes you need to be aware of for the fall.

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Episode 22:

Privacy Aspects Of TeleHealth

This week we are discussing the privacy aspects of telehealth, telemedicine and tracking apps regarding COVID. With the encouragement of staying at home often telemedicine is being used now more than ever. With us this week we have Security Specialist, Brian Murphy and Senior Security Specialist Sarah Cushard to tell us what telehealth is all about and what risks need to be addressed in order for it to succeed in this day and age.

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Episode 21:

Working from Home in a New Cybersecurity Landscape

The current state for many individuals right now is adjusting to a work from home environment. For organizations, working from home comes with cybersecurity complications that many are trying to maneuver.

In this episode, we talk to guests F. Paul Greene of Harter Secrest and Emery and Co-Founder Mike Stamas. We discuss where they think the cyber industry is headed post-pandemic, regulations that may impact your organization, and a possible influx of cybercriminals and potential detection delays.

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Episode 20:

Security, Privacy and Safety on Social Media

With the heightened use of internet, now more than ever it's important to protect yourself and your data from malicious intruders. Associate Security Specialist, Kaivalya Gorla, talks to us about some social media security and privacy settings you should be double-checking in your downtime.

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Episode 19:

Getting To Know GreyCastle

Don’t listen to this if you know everything that GreyCastle Security has to offer. In this week’s episode, we discuss our approach, our services we provide and the overall GreyCastle difference.

Director of Strategic Partnerships, Sean Phillips and Security Specialist, Alyssa Slayton give us insight on

  • Why a risk-based approach is best, yet uncommon in cybersecurity
  • What is the GreyCastle difference when it comes to quality, delivery and expectations.
  • Some of the major business problems they are seeing in the industry now and how GreyCastle helps solve those business problems
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Episode 18:

Practice Makes Perfect - Testing Your Incident Response Plan

So, you have an incident response plan. But have you ever tested it? Security Specialist, Chris Lewis, and Senior Security Specialist, Adam Dean, give actionable advice for first-timers learning the ins and outs of testing an incident response plan.

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Episode 17:

Will your cyberprogram plateau? Find out what could be holding your business back

Working on your business operations in conjunction with your security program is a vital solution in producing more effective and measurable results. This week we meet with Security Specialist, Matt Farry to discuss why operations should lead the path of cybersecurity in your organization.

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Episode 16:

Starting the New Year Off on the Right Foot: Privacy's Impact in Your Business

After all the new tech you received over the holidays do you know what you should be mindful of when it comes to protecting your assets?

Whether it's for personal use or your small business we discuss how to start off the year on the right foot when it comes to privacy controls.

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Episode 15:

Cybersecurity Skills Shortage - Part 2 - You're More Qualified Than You Think

On this week's episode, we discuss part 2 of our cybersecurity skills gap discussion with Senior Security Specialist, Sarah Cushard. She gives us a micro view of the skills gap from her perspective.

We will be hearing Sarah's story of how she ended up in the cybersecurity industry by accident and why she feels all different personality types are needed in the industry.

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Episode 14:

Why The Shift Toward Privacy Concern in 2020?

Ten years ago, all we heard about was information security, risk management, and protecting your assets. But today nearing the beginning of 2020 the tide is shifting and privacy is becoming the new info security when it comes to concern.

This week we speak with Senior Security Specialist, Sarah Cushard and Security Specialist, Lydia Cavanaugh to discuss why the shift and change toward privacy concerns.

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Episode 12:

Practice Makes Perfect: It's Time to Test Your Incident Response Plan

Having an incident response plan is the same as going over a fire escape plan with your family. Being prepared and having a plan can only save you time, money, and precious cargo.

Senior Security Specialist, Adam Dean is here this week to talk to us about the importance of needing an incident response plan and how it can only benefit your organization in the long run.

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Episode 11:

Cybersecurity Skills Shortage - What You Need to Know to Protect Your Business's Assets

The amount of unfilled cybersecurity jobs is expected to reach 1.8 million by 2022, up 20% from 1.5 million in 2015, according to the Center for Cyber Safety and Education. Unfortunately, this isn’t anything new and it has big implications for the security of your business and its information assets.

This week we have Cybersecurity Solutions Advisor, Paul Robinson, to discuss what the cybersecurity skills shortage is about and what can we possibly do as an industry for a solution.

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Episode 10:

Managing and Surviving Vendor Security Questionnaires

GreyCastle Security talks with organizations every day that are stunned by the volume of vendor questionnaires they are receiving. For some of these organizations, it's the first time they started thinking seriously about their cybersecurity programs. Others have been doing this for years and haven't found a good solution for keeping their head above water. Join us and Security Strategist, Daniel Gibson, as we discuss tips and best practices for making vendor security questionnaires more manageable.

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Episode 9:

Vulnerability Assessments vs. Penetration Testing: What’s the Difference?

Senior Security Specialist, Gary Braglia breaks down the differences between Vulnerability Assessments and Penetration Testing. We dive into the dangers of confusing the two terms and how you can be easily fooled you are getting one when your organization actually needs the other.

Join us as Gary Braglia educates us on this confusing yet important topic.

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Episode 8:

6 Steps to Creating an Effective Cybersecurity Program

Vice President of Services, Dan Didier sits down with us and discusses why having an effective program can help make your organization stay afloat when it comes to cybersecurity. The biggest theme of this conversation is why organizations need to start realizing this is not an IT decision, this is a serious business decision.

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Episode 7:

Living Your Values: The Secret to a Strong Company Culture

Curious what good company culture is? On this week episode of Knights of the Cyber Table we break down GreyCastle Security’s core values, vibes (value infused behaviors) and why it’s important to not only establish core values but to define them.

Join us and Director of People and Culture, Francesca LoPorto, as we give you tips on how to improve your work environment as well as the importance of authentically incorporating an inclusive place for all of your employees to work.

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Episode 6:

Cybersecurity Awareness for Winners: How to Create Your Effective Program

Everyone knows that being aware of cybersecurity protocols is important. But where do you begin when training? You have to consider everything from, who should you include in the trainings, how to make them effective and how to keep your attendees engaged. Security Specialist, Brian Murphy, gives us a glimpse into how he makes awareness trainings interactive and memorable.

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Episode 5:

Separate Cyber Fact from Fiction: Top 6 Misconceptions in Cybersecurity

On this week's podcast we break down the top common misconceptions in the cybersecurity industry. Ray Feldman, Cybersecurity Solutions Specialist, joins us to identify and demystify six of the most common cyber misconceptions that organizations still believe.

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Episode 4:

Who Run the World? Girls! – Cybersecurity’s Gender Gap: Why Representation Matters

On this week's podcast we will be in full "girl power mode" talking about the gender gap in cybersecurity, what it’s like to be a woman in the industry and the advice our guests would like to give toward young women studying in the STEM field today.

We are lucky to have Security Specialist, Alyssa Slayton and Senior Security Specialist, Christina D’Antonio to give us the insight of what they see on a day to day basis.

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Episode 3:

Security Culture - Why It’s Critical and How to Position for It

To have a culture of security or not to have a culture of security, that is the question! We sat down with Senior Security Specialist, Matt Farry as he breaks down why incorporating a culture of cybersecurity in your organization is critical and how to position for it to be a part of your company’s budget. He also gives us some exclusive insight into what his clients' biggest concerns are. Tune in to this week’s episode.

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Episode 2:

Spring Cleaning - Cleaning up your Cybersecurity Cobwebs

The season of “spring cleaning” is the perfect time to update your cybersecurity measures and take stock of what needs to be revised. Join our Director of Product Management, Wil Seiler, as he discusses best practices and what parts of your program you should focus on improving this spring.

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Episode 1:

Introducing Knights of the Cyber Table

Welcome to the first episode of Knights of the Cyber Table! Put on your armor and pull up a chair as we talk with Co-Founder, Mike Stamas, about the culture of GreyCastle Security and how the vision of the company came to be what it is today.