Post Syndicated from Rapid7 original https://blog.rapid7.com/2021/07/21/security-nation-brian-honan/
In this episode of Security Nation, we’re joined by Brian Honan of BH Consulting. Jen and Tod chat with Brian about his experience as a founder of Ireland’s first CERT, the continuing scourge of ransomware, and cyber warranties. They also go beyond all of the recent salacious breach headlines, discussing the need to highlight successes and positive happenings in cybersecurity.
And stick around for our Rapid Rundown, where Tod and Jen talk about the under-the-radar WifiDemon vulnerability affecting iPhones and iPads.
Brian Honan is CEO of the cybersecurity and data protection firm BH Consulting, and he is recognised internationally as an expert on cybersecurity. He has acted as a special advisor to Europol’s Cybercrime Centre (EC3), founder of Ireland’s first CERT, and sits on the advisory board for several innovative security companies.
Brian is the author of several books, and regularly contributes to various publications. For his contributions to the cybersecurity industry, Brian has been awarded the “SC Magazine Information Security Person of the Year” and was also inducted into the Infosecurity Hall of Fame.