NCSAM week 1 – Assets

It’s NCSAM – National Cyber Security Awareness Month. So I am doing one theme a week for AlienVault on a good practice that companies should adopt. For week 1, I’ve decided to talk about assets. Video is embedded, and you can read the entire blog post about why assets over on the AlienVault blog.

500 million accounts

I felt it was time to get back on the video saddle on a regular basis (famous last words). You can probably tell I’m rusty because the sound peaks are all off – I think the onboard mic on my Drift camera is a bit old. But the big news has been around Yahoo and […]

Infosec Star

Being a RockStar isn’t easy. Just ask Nickleback, they’ve faced harsh criticisms for many years… and for what? But that’s a walk in a park compared to being an Infosec Star.  

The Grand Canyon, Grand Roadtrip

There are two things I’ve been wanting to do for a while. One is to visit the Grand Canyon, and the second is to start a podcast. Adrian and I have actually spoken about doing a podcast of sorts for a long time. We’ve even recorded 4 episodes, but each were considered inadequate for public […]


It’s not about the technology

Excluding phones or tablets, I have four video cameras in total. A flip cam, a DSLR, a mirrorless camera and an action camera, the Drift HD Ghost. Surprisingly, despite having a ton of really cool features in my other camera’s, particularly the DSLR, I most frequently find myself reaching for my Drift. It’s a rugged, […]

How to have an epic RMISC experience

I made a short video on how to make the most of your time if you ever find yourself in Denver, CO for the Rocky Mountain Information Security Conference. Of course, any conference experience is a lot more fun if you have some friends. Which reminds me about a simple tip my friend Scot Thomas gave me […]

Building a billion dollar security company, with John McAfee

At RMISC I got a chance to catch up with the infamous John McAfee. Prior to meeting John, I only knew him through what I’d read about or watched of him in the media. I’m not sure I’m much wiser about the man behind the mystery after this brief meeting. What I can say though, […]