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‘Twas the Hack Before Christmas – Ping Podcast – Episode 35

Episode 35: ‘Twas the Hack Before Christmas

In case you’ve missed it, the holiday season is here. And at Ping, we’ve kind of developed a tradition. Last year, we shared – and very capably voice acted if we do say so ourselvesA CyberSecurity Christmas Carol. This time, we tackle another classic tale, and it’s a bit poetic. Of course, this story has a network security bent cause that’s what we do. Gather round your phone, laptop, Alexa, or whatever podcast listening device you favor, for ‘Twas the Hack Before Christmas.

In an anything but silent night of headlines, hear about the FireEye/SolarWinds/federal government cyber attack. And then, we share concerns about COVID-19 vaccine distribution cybersecurity. Finally, we review why Google services like YouTube, GMail, & more went down December 14.

Oh, and Happy Holidays!!

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