Would the creation of a National Cybersecurity Safety Board (NCSB), akin to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), be a reasonable and effective mechanism to increase overall cybersecurity for all industries in the United States? Academics propose it, Gerry and Steve discuss it! Also, how smart data is giving away sensitive personnel locations and the always sexy world of cyber insurance (seriously cyber insurance).

Show Notes

Resources:

National Cybersecurity Board – http://www.securityweek.com/does-us-need-national-cybersecurity-safety-board

Health data tracking you – https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/43q7qq/apple-health-data-is-being-used-as-evidence-in-a-rape-and-murder-investigation-germany

Strava web app globally mapping locations of users, including military bases! –https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/technology/fitness-tracking-app-accidentally-exposed-military-bases/

Cyber insurance discounts for Cisco and Apple products – http://www.foxbusiness.com/features/2018/02/05/apple-cisco-team-up-with-insurance-companies-to-offer-cyber-policy-discounts.html

One Cool Things

Altered Carbon https://www.netflix.com/title/80097140

15th Annual Palmetto Regional First Robotics Competition! http://www.myrtlebeachfirstrobotics.com/

Stephen Sondheim’s Company at Midtown Productions https://www.midtownproductions.org/

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