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Phoenix Cast

Phoenix Cast

By Task Force Phoenix
A podcast about cybersecurity, technology and innovation issues in the military.
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Leading Cyber Marines with Maj. Gen. Matthew G. Glavy
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John and Kyle and Rich talk to special guest Maj.  Gen. Matthew G. Glavy, commander of Marine Corps Forces Cyberspace Command, about leading Cyber Marines and adapting to change. They discuss the challenges of communicating cyber concepts with the rest of the Marine Corps, some of his favorite book recommendations, as well as how to best communicate with senior leaders.  Share your thoughts with us on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix
1:10:38
January 7, 2021
Instant Reaction: SolarWinds Compromise
In this bonus episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John, Kyle and Rich break down their instant reaction to the compromise and cyberattack of SolarWinds. What really happened? What are the cybersecurity implications for you and your networks? Share your thoughts with us on TWITTER: @USMC_TFPhoenix Episode Notes: 1) Read the FireEye Report:  https://www.fireeye.com/blog/threat-research/2020/12/evasive-attacker-leverages-solarwinds-supply-chain-compromises-with-sunburst-backdoor.html 2) Read the Microsoft Report:  https://www.microsoft.com/security/blog/2020/12/18/analyzing-solorigate-the-compromised-dll-file-that-started-a-sophisticated-cyberattack-and-how-microsoft-defender-helps-protect/
1:01:53
December 22, 2020
Automation with Nick Russo
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John and Kyle and Rich talk to special guests Nick Russo about automation. They explore concepts, opportunities and challenges for automation and problem solving in the military and civilian IT world. Follow Task Force Phoenix on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix
1:26:31
December 17, 2020
The Marine Corps Cyber Auxiliary
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John and Kyle and Rich talk to special guests Gabriel Rodriguez and Nell Shamrell-Harrington, members of the Marine Corps Cyber Auxiliary. The Cyber Auxiliary is comprised of a small cadre of highly talented civilian cyber experts who train, educate, advise, and mentor Marines to keep pace with constantly evolving cyber challenges. Listen to this episode to learn more about what the Cyber Auxiliary actually does, how they interact with Marine and how you can join. For more information on the Cyber Auxiliary, visit https://www.hqmc.marines.mil/Agencies/Deputy-Commandant-for-Information/Marine-Corps-Cyber-Auxiliary/ Follow Task Force Phoenix on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix
52:22
November 27, 2020
Work From Home
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John and Kyle explore the lessons learned in 2020 regarding working from home. They explore the solutions and challenges from both a technical and practical standpoint. Follow Task Force Phoenix on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix
44:56
November 13, 2020
The Marine Coders
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John and Kyle talk to Collin and Hutch, the founders of Marine Coders. Their organization's mission is to empower Marines to compete in the digital operating environment through access to modern software development tools, techniques, procedures and resources. They aim to increase the software literacy of the total force in order to compete in the modern operating environment. Follow Task Force Phoenix on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix
56:28
October 30, 2020
Edge Computing and Artificial Intelligence
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John and Kyle talk about the future of high-tech warfare. With a focus on edge computing and artificial intelligence, this week's episode explores the ways the Marine Corps and the joint force can leverage these emerging technologies to win in the age great power competition. Follow Task Force Phoenix on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix
52:47
October 15, 2020
Passwords with Troy Hunt
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John, Kyle and Rich talk with special guest Troy Hunt, web security expert and the creator of Have I Been Pwned?.  Troy takes a fresh look at the best practices for passwords, multi-factor authentication and the future of cybersecurity . Follow Task Force Phoenix on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix Follow Troy Hunt on Twitter: @TroyHunt #CybersecurityAwarenessMonth
57:40
October 3, 2020
Cloud Migration
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John and Kyle talk about best practices for cloud migrations and explore all of the "as a"s (infrastructure as a service, platforms as a service, etc.) of the modern cloud environment. Follow Task Force Phoenix on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix
1:04:29
September 17, 2020
1st Civ Div
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John, Kyle and Rich talk about their personal decisions to "stay in" or "get out" of the Marine Corps and the many considerations and lessons learned for transitioning beyond the military and into the civilian Information Technology world. Follow Task Force Phoenix on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix
1:27:34
September 2, 2020
Secure Cloud Computing Architecture
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John and Kyle welcome special guests Aaron and Jason to talk about Secure Cloud Computing Architectures.  Follow Task Force Phoenix on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix
1:08:19
August 21, 2020
Route / Switch and Security
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John, Rich and Kyle welcome special guest "Fish" to talk about route/switch, security and traffic analytics. Follow Task Force Phoenix on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix
1:02:51
August 5, 2020
Instant Reaction: July 2020 Twitter Bitcoin Hack
In this bonus episode of Phoenix Cast, host Kyle breaks down his instant reaction to the July 2020 Twitter bitcoin hack. What really happened? What are the cybersecurity implications for you and your networks?  Share your thoughts with us on TWITTER: @USMC_TFPhoenix
12:33
July 24, 2020
Cyber Event Management and Diversity
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John, Rich and Kyle welcome special guest Whitney to talk about cyber event management and diversity. Follow Task Force Phoenix on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix
1:02:04
July 20, 2020
Digital Identity
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John and Kyle welcome special guest John G. to talk about digital identity.  A discussion on what it means and the many different ways to implement identity frameworks.
58:56
June 26, 2020
Zero Trust & Next Generation Security Models
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John and Rich and Kyle talk about the Zero Trust Architecture and next generation security models. A discussion on what Zero Trust is and what it means for the Marine Corps.
59:30
June 11, 2020
MCDP 7: A discussion on Learning and Cyberspace
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John and Rich and Kyle welcome special guest Jason to talk about the latest Marine Corps doctrinal publication: Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication 7 - Learning. A philosophical discussion on training, education and what it means cyberspace operations and information technology.
1:07:53
May 23, 2020
Software As a Service (SaaS) and the Marine Corps
In this episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John and Rich welcome special guests Kyle and Pat to talk about software as a service (SaaS), user productivity and collaboration, software development and cybersecurity.  Follow Task Force Phoenix on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix
1:05:25
May 10, 2020
Cloud Adoption and Cybersecurity
In this introductory episode of Phoenix Cast, hosts John and Rich welcome special guest Kyle to talk about general strategies in moving to the cloud and some of the general best practices and common pitfalls to avoid. Follow Task Force Phoenix on Twitter: @USMC_TFPhoenix
53:22
April 17, 2020