Podcasts

How to Be a Cyber Criminal

S02E01: So You Want To Be A Cyber Criminal

Season 2: How to Be a Cyber Criminal   Do you think you have what it takes to be a cybercriminal? It’s not a profile you might expect: high in people skills… low in tech.
00:15:18

S02E02: Business Email Compromise Scams

Season 2: How to Be a Cyber Criminal 80% of what you need to be a cybercriminal is Internet access. The other 20% is mostly social engineering. Effective cybercriminals understand how people think.
00:25:25

S02E03: Email Account Compromise Scams

Season 2: How to Be a Cyber Criminal BEC, or Business Email Compromise, is when an attacker disguises themselves to look like a trusted person. But EAC, or Email Account Compromise, is when an attacker actually compromises an email account. They can start sending emails as, well, you.
00:19:24

S02E04: Email Phishing Scams

Season 2: How to Be a Cyber Criminal Not all cybercriminals are evil.
00:40:36

S02E05: Malware Scams

Season 2: How to Be a Cyber Criminal The word malware comes from “malicious” + “software” — and it’s as bad as it sounds. To get inside the minds of cyber criminals, we asked 2 security experts to teach us about malware.
00:19:46

S02E06: Ransomware Scams

Season 2: How to Be a Cyber Criminal Would you pay the ransom? There are 4,000+ ransomware attacks per day with $3.5Bn lost in just 2019. Looks like the answer is Yes.
00:22:09

S02E07: A Day in the Life of a Threat Researcher

Season 2: How to Be a Cyber Criminal Cybercriminals may be nefarious, but they are also people. And people have habits. If you want to stop one, it helps if you learn them. 
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