DevOps, IOT, Hardware Security, Threat modeling

Platform Firmware Security – Magggie Jauregui – ASW #160

August 2, 2021

Firmware security is complex and continues to be an industry challenge. In this podcast we’ll talk about the reasons firmware security remains a challenge and some best practices around platform security.

Segment Resources:
- https://www.helpnetsecurity.com/2020/04/27/firmware-blind-spots/
- https://www.helpnetsecurity.com/2020/09/28/hardware-security-challenges/
- https://darkreading.com/application-security/4-open-source-tools-to-add-to-your-security-arsenal
- https://chipsec.github.io

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Full Episode Show Notes

Platform Firmware Security

Guests

Magggie Jauregui

Maggie Jauregui - Offensive Security Researcher at Intel

@_m46s

Maggie Jauregui is a firmware and hardware security researcher for Intel's Programmable Solutions Group. Maggie is part of the Black Hat USA review board and President of Security BSides Portland, the non-profit organization that puts together BSidesPDX. Throughout her career, Maggie has presented her research and delivered technical training on firmware and low level platform security topics at conferences such as DEF CON, Black Hat, CanSecWest, DerbyCon, NULLCON, hardwear.io, OSFC, and BSidesTLV.

Hosts

John Kinsella

John Kinsella - Chief Architect at Accurics

@johnlkinsella

John Kinsella is the Chief Architect for Accurics

Mike Shema

Mike Shema - Product Security Lead at Square

@Codexatron

Mike Shema is the Product Security Lead of Square

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