Security Weekly #438 – Interview with Peiter “Mudge” Zakto
October 22, 2015
Peiter C. Zatko, better known as Mudge, is a network security expert, open source programmer, writer, and a hacker. Peiter talks about his start in information security, rather him starting information security. Peiter talks about his early involvement in BGP and how to take down the internet.
The CIO of Artesia General Hospital in rural Southeast New Mexico shares the ongoing staffing and resource challenges he faces on a daily basis, and how his IT team tackles risk and workforce training.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is asking input on information collection regulations for how energy companies secure bulk electric systems while its CIO speculated earlier this month that regulated energy utilities will likely need to follow recent government actions around implementing zero trust architectures.