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Episode 11  |  49:11 min

Risk, Measured: Epidemiology for Cybersecurity

Episode 11  |  49:11 min  |  08.26.2020

Risk, Measured: Epidemiology for Cybersecurity

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This is a podcast episode titled, Risk, Measured: Epidemiology for Cybersecurity. The summary for this episode is: How does the spread, detection, and response to viruses like COVID-19 compare with cybersecurity practices today? In the second episode of our Risk, Measured series we talk to special guest, Northeastern University Assistant Professor, Sam Scarpino about how Epidemiology relates to cybersecurity.
Takeaway 1 | 00:26 MIN
Angling for a Coffee Sponsorship
Takeaway 2 | 00:53 MIN
Sam's Expertise is as Complex as The Systems He Studies, Also Michale Moonlights as IT
Takeaway 3 | 01:27 MIN
Defining Epidemiology and What It Means Today
Takeaway 4 | 02:36 MIN
How Deep Does This Analogy Go?
Takeaway 5 | 03:32 MIN
Defining Models to Make Complex Predictions
Takeaway 6 | 05:25 MIN
The Costs of Making Predictions
Takeaway 7 | 05:39 MIN
Predictions Are Only Valuable If Actions Are Taken
Takeaway 8 | 03:07 MIN
Comparing Ransomware to Coronaviruses
Takeaway 9 | 02:35 MIN
Unintended Consequences and Impact on Complex Systems
Takeaway 10 | 04:09 MIN
Day Zero and Zero Days: Detections, Predictions, and Delays
Takeaway 11 | 05:01 MIN
How Do We Encourage Investment In Prevention When There Isn't a Giant Pandemic or Breach?
Takeaway 12 | 06:04 MIN
The Striking Similarities Between Wastewater and Metadata
Takeaway 13 | 06:39 MIN
Natural Resistance, Evolution of Risks, and the Need For Always On Data and Modelling
How does the spread, detection, and response to viruses like COVID-19 compare with cybersecurity practices today? In the second episode of our Risk, Measured series we talk to special guest, Northeastern University Assistant Professor, Sam Scarpino about how Epidemiology relates to cybersecurity.

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