Protecting Small Businesses in the Digital Age With Chris Petersen From Radicl
Security UnfilteredJune 24, 2024
00:51:5835.75 MB

Protecting Small Businesses in the Digital Age With Chris Petersen From Radicl

Send us a Text Message.

Ever wondered how a degree in accounting could lead to a thriving career in cybersecurity? Join us as Chris Petersen shares his riveting journey from Colorado State University to becoming a cybersecurity expert. Initially hesitant to dive into engineering, Chris leveraged his minor in accounting information systems and a golden opportunity at Price water house to pivot into IT. His story underscores the importance of adaptability and seizing opportunities, offering invaluable insights for anyone contemplating a career shift in the tech industry.

Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in critical sectors often find themselves in the crosshairs of cyber adversaries. Chris and our hosts dissect the pressing cybersecurity challenges these businesses face, especially those in the defense industrial base. Learn about Radical's mission to democratize enterprise-level security through cloud technology and AI, making it affordable for vulnerable companies. We also discuss how upcoming regulations mandating third-party cybersecurity assessments could change the landscape, ensuring that contractors handling sensitive information are adequately protected.

Finally, we tackle the evolving threats in the defense industry and the necessity for advanced threat detection and attribution. Chris offers an insider's perspective on the methodologies employed to counteract these sophisticated attacks. We also delve into the controversial topic of a national digital ID system, debating its potential to combat identity fraud and deep fakes while navigating the intricate balance between security and privacy. This episode is packed with critical information and actionable insights, making it a must-listen for anyone invested in the future of cybersecurity and digital identity.

What It's Like To Be...
What's it like to be a Cattle Rancher? FBI Special Agent? Professional Santa? Find out!

Listen on: Apple Podcasts   Spotify

Support the Show.

Affiliate Links:

Follow the Podcast on Social Media!
TikTok: Not today China! Not today