Episode 18: Web Security: IT Basics for PhySec Pros

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In this episode of SIW Radio, we speak with Kevin Beaver, CISSP, on why web security issues like SQL injection, cross-site scripting, SSL and default passwords are important to corporate Kevin Beaver, CISSPphysical security directors and security systems integrators. You'll learn about some of the common web security concerns so you can talk the talk with your IT counterparts as well as learn how web security affects the physical security realm and overall business risks. Kevin is an independent information security consultant, author, keynote speaker, and expert witness with Atlanta-based Principle Logic, LLC where he specializes in performing independent security assessments. He has authored/co-authored seven books on information security including the highly-successful Hacking For Dummies and Hacking Wireless Networks For Dummies (Wiley). He’s also the creator of the Security On Wheels information security audio programs providing security learning for IT professionals on the go (securityonwheels.com). He is also a regular contributor to Security Technology & Design magazine. This episode, no. 18, marks the first of a series of podcast segments SecurityInfoWatch.com will be producing with Kevin to train physical security professionals in the basics of IT management and information security. Stay tuned for more great segments on "IT Basics for PhySec Pros". Episode Sponsor: THAWTE, a leader in SSL Digital Certificates. Download THAWTE's free guidelines to managing multiple digital certificates. [SIW Radio; Episode 18 Show date: 12/18/2007; Show length: 25:50; Download file size: Approx 10.3 Mb] --->Give us feedback! Post a comment and tell us what you think.