8th Layer Insights 10.10.23
Ep 39 | 10.10.23

Cybersecurity First Principles w/Rick Howard

Show Notes

On today's show, Perry sits down with Rick Howard to discuss Rick's new book and the concept of "First Principles" as they apply in the domain of cybersecurity.

Rick Howard is the CSO of N2K and the Chief Analyst, and Senior Fellow at the N2K Cyber, formerly CyberWire. His past lives include CSO at Palo Alto Networks, CISO at TASC, the GM at Verisign/iDefense, the Counterpane SOC Director, and the Commander of the Army's Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT). Rick served 25 years in the Army, taught computer science at West Point, and recently published , "Cybersecurity First Principles: A Reboot of Strategy and Tactics."

Guest: Rick Howard (LinkedIn)

Rick's book, podcasts, and other stuff

Perry's Books (Amazon Associate links)

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Production Credits:

Music and Sound Effects by Blue Dot SessionsEnvato ElementsStoryblocks, & EpidemicSound.

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