We Hack Purple Podcast

The weekly We Hack Purple Podcast is live every Thursday from 6:00-6:30 PM PST. We feature a diverse range of guests from all walks of InfoSec life to talk about security, with host Tanya Janca (also known as SheHacksPurple).

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Tyrone E. Wilson

Episode 12 with Guest Tyrone E. Wilson

Thursday November 5th 2020, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Founder & President of a Cyber Security Company, with Tyrone E. Wilson! He is a passionate information security professional with 24 years of experience in information technology and has a mission to improve as many lives as possible through education in cybersecurity. Join us to hear what is business does, how he started it, and more! Twitter

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Kim Crawley

Episode 13 with Guest Kim Crawley

Thursday November 12th 2020, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Cybersecurity writer and researcher, with Kim Crawley! Kim has written for some of the blogs of the biggest brands in our industry. Now she's researching behind the scenes and looking for threat intel work. Twitter

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Shira Shamban
Teuta Hyseni
Gabrielle Botbol

Episode 16 with Guest Gabrielle Botbol

Thursday December 3rd 2020, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Penetration Tester, with Gabrielle Botbol! Pentester, cybersecurity blogger and podcaster! Twitter

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Shelly Giesbrecht

Episode 17 with Guest Shelly Giesbrecht

Thursday December 10th 2020, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Principal Consultant doing Incident Response, with Shelly Giesbrecht! A long-time admirer of smart people, Shelly works hard to surround herself in people she can learn from. This is particularly easy to do in her day job as a Principal Consultant (IR) for CrowdStrike. She is frequently found wearing a bow-tie and some for reason. Twitter

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Mehidia Afrin Tania

Episode 18 with Guest Mehidia Afrin Tania

Thursday December 17th 2020, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Bug bounty hunter, with Mehidia Afrin Tania! Twitter

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Najla Lindsay

Episode 19 with Guest Najla Lindsay

Thursday January 7th 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Forensic Investigator, with Najla Lindsay! Twitter

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Brian Anderson

Episode 20 with Guest Brian Anderson

Thursday January 14th 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Information Security Officer\Service Delivery and Operations Manager, with Brian Anderson! In Brian's own words: "I'm an InfoSec Manager who straddles both Security and pure IT roles. I've been in IT and InfoSec for almost 20 years. I fell into this by accident, couldn't dig my way out, so I decided to dig in." We are in for a treat! Twitter

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Sasha Rosenbaum

Episode 21 with Guest Sasha Rosenbaum

Thursday January 21st 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Product Manager, with Sasha Rosenbaum! Sasha is a Product Manager at GitHub, focused on helping engineers be successful with using GitHub for work as well as for open source. In her career, Sasha has worked in development, operations, consulting, and cloud architecture. Sasha is an organizer, above all else. Twitter

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Talesh Seeparsan

Episode 22 with Guest Talesh Seeparsan

Thursday January 28th 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a startup Founder (of Cerbero Watchdog), with Talesh Seeparsan! Originally an eCommerce PHP developer, Talesh has pivoted his career into eCommerce security. Specifically building more defensible eCommerce. Twitter

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Allie Mellen

Episode 23 with Guest Allie Mellen

Thursday February 4th 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Security Strategist, with Allie Mellen! In her own words: I've spent several years in cybersecurity and have been recognized globally for my security research. Over the past ten years, I've held various engineering, development, and consulting roles in the technology sector and received a B.S. degree in Computer Twitter

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Stephanie Black

Episode 24 with Guest Stephanie Black

Thursday February 11th 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Cybersecurity Account Manager, with Stephanie Black! Want to learn about sales from an Electronic and Telecommunication Engineer working in cyber? Join us! Twitter

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AppSec Global in Dublin

Episode 25 live at AppSec Global in Dublin, Ireland

Thursday February 18th 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Live Interviews ON SITE at AppSec Global in Dublin, Ireland! Tanya Janca, the host of this podcast, is one of the keynotes for this conference, and she could not be more existed to stream live from her favorite event! Twitter

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Barbara Schachner

Episode 26 with Guest Barbara Schachner

Thursday February 25th 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Security Architect, with Barbara Schachner! Barbara is a Security Architect at Dynatrace. She has spent half of her 15 years of experience in the security industry on the defensive side and has built and led the Red Team at Siemens.

After moving to the defensive side, she has worked as a security officer at Siemens before joining Dynatrace where she is passionate about working with people to find easy-to-use but reliable ways to improve security in architecture, code and devops workflows.

When she is not engaging with developers and architects, she can be found on tennis courts or enjoying nature in Austria. Twitter

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Davin Jackson

Episode 27 with Guest Davin Jackson

Thursday March 4th 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Application Penetration Tester, with Davin Jackson! Twitter

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Jarrod Overson

Episode 28 with Guest Jarrod Overson

Thursday March 11th 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Director of Engineering, with Jarrod Overson! Jarrod is a developer, speaker, and author who most recently led development of Shape Security's application defense platform which was recently acquired by F5 for $1 billion. Twitter

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O'Shea Bowens

Episode 29 with Guest O'Shea Bowens

Thursday March 18th 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a CEO of a cyber security company, with O'Shea Bowens! O'Shea is a cyber security enthusiast who background is primarily security analytics & DFIR. He also focuses on cloud and application security. Twitter

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Veronica Schmitt

Episode 30 with Guest Veronica Schmitt

Thursday March 25th 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Assistant Professor and Security Research who specializes in medical devices, with Veronica Schmitt! Twitter

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Ayodele Odubela

Episode 31 with Guest Ayodele Odubela

Thursday April 1st 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Data Scientist, with Ayodele Odubela! She is a Data Scientist working on driver risk mitigation at SambaSafety in Denver, CO. She earned her Master's degree in Data Science after transitioning to tech from social media marketing. Twitter

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Ashish Rajan

Episode 32 with Guest Ashish Rajan

Thursday April 8th 2021, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Head of Security & Host of Cloud Security Podcast, with Ashish Rajan! Twitter

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Melissa Benua
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Mari Galloway
Kim Lamoureux

Episode 8 with Tracie Martin!

Thursday October 8th 2020, 6:00 pm PST

Learn what it's like to be a Principal Security Engineer for IoT with Tracie Martin! She's had a weird and interesting career doing things like protecting missile systems, working for counterintelligence at NATO and now is passionate about protecting the internet of Things. Twitter

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