Cybereason, creators of the leading cybersecurity end-to-end threat hunting solution, announced that its podcast Malicious Life has cracked the top 10 ranking of most popular iTunes technology podcasts. Ranking at #7, Malicious Life joins other popular iTunes podcasts including NPR’s TED Radio Hour and WSJ’s Future of Everything.
Now in its third season, Malicious Life tells the unknown stories of the history of cybersecurity, with comments and reflections by real hackers, security experts, journalists, and politicians. Hosted by cybersecurity expert Ran Levi, the show shares fascinating, unknown tales of the wildest hacks told by the people who were there.
Season three currently includes 17 episodes ranging in topics from whether the Jerusalem virus triggered the birth of the entire antivirus industry in Israel, to an exploration of the the DAO hack that occurred over Ethereum. The latest episode (#38) features Dave Kennedy, a social engineering expert and author. Kennedy and Levi discuss the psychological principles behind social engineering as well as Kennedy's work on Mr. Robot.
To date, the podcast has earned 332 five-star iTunes reviews from listeners. Recent reviews include:
“By far one of the best security oriented podcasts I have listened to.”
“There must be some brilliant people behind this podcast. It’s well produced (unbiased), and the content is fascinating.”
“Ran is a master storyteller, and each episode is very entertaining.”
“The new iTunes ranking is wonderful news and I’m happy to see our vision for Malicious Life taking shape,” said Levi. “Bringing deep narrative stories to the world of cybersecurity, notorious for its complexities and technical nature, was a great challenge, and the show has been a success from day one. I’m grateful to our listeners who encouraged us along this wonderful journey and am excited to share what’s ahead!”
Cybereason, creators of the leading cybersecurity end-to-end threat hunting solution, gives the advantage back to the defender through a completely new approach to cybersecurity. Cybereason offers endpoint detection and response (EDR), next-generation antivirus (NGAV), and active monitoring services, all powered by its proprietary data analytics platform. The Cybereason suite of products provides unmatched visibility, increases analyst efficiency and effectiveness, and reduces security risk. Cybereason is privately held, having raised $189 million from top-tier VCs, and is headquartered in Boston, with offices in London, Sydney, Tel Aviv and Tokyo.
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