NISPod 001: Length vs Width & the Relative Merits of Both

Backtrack 5 BackgroundWelcome to our first ever podcast that a some of us having been thinking of doing the past few months. After a few practice tries we finally got one out! Anyway, in this episode we discuss some general infosec news, rant on video game policies, and talk about some recent government happenings as well as some other interesting tidbits … like intern sandwiches, girls, length vs. width and the relative merits of both, and whether or not Georgia is wearing pants. Also in a NovaInfosecPortal exclusive, find out where Georgia’s new job is.

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  • Grecs: NoVA Infosec Blogger/Tweeter/Event Finder
  • Georgia: The Smartphone SMS Botnet Goddess
  • Jason: Resident Security Evangelist & All Things Nessus
  • Rae: The Trusty Security Intern and the One Making Us All Look & Sound More Beautiful


  • Looking for Sponsors for Podcast/Site (at @grecs on Twitter or contact us)
  • Georgia’s New Job
  • Georgia Speaking at TakeDownCon in Dallas

General News

Government Stories



References Over Past Week

Next Week

  • SANS Cyber Guardian Conference: Starting on Sunday, 5/15-22 in Baltimore
  • ISACA NCA Meetup: Annual Meeting of Chapter Membership with a networking mixer to follow in VA on Tues the 17th
  • ISSA DC Meetup: “Secure Use of Cloud Computing” by Earl Crane in DC  on Tues the 17th
  • ISACA CM Meetup: “Interview and Communication Techniques for Internal Audit/Fraud Investigations” by by Dean Jones in MD on Wed the 18th
  • ISSA NoVA Meetup: “NIST’s NICE Program” by Ernest McDuffie in VA on Thurs the 19th

Week after Next

  • GMU – AFCEA Symposium on 24th-25th
  • CharmSec on 26th

Some of our region’s local hacker spaces have a lot of fun things going on as well. Head on over and check out some of their activities.

And don’t forget to visit to our calendar for a lists of all our upcoming events. Is your event not there? Let us know.



  • Looking for Sponsors for Podcast/Site (at @grecs on Twitter or contact us)

Where to Find Us

Intro/Outro Music

  • “For You” by Dual Core

2 comments for “NISPod 001: Length vs Width & the Relative Merits of Both

  1. June 2, 2011 at 4:47 pm

    Is it in iTunes yet?

  2. June 3, 2011 at 8:11 am

    Not yet … definitely working on it though…

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