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By: BrBr
January 17, 2016

[podcast] Anti-virus (...what is it good for... absolutely nothing?)

By: BrBr
January 17, 2016
BrBr s profile image
By: BrBr
January 17, 2016
Anti-virus products... they have been around for as long as many of us have been alive. The first anti-virus program, "The Reaper" was designed to get rid of the first virus 'The Creeper' by Ray Tomlinson in 1971.This week, we discuss the efficacy of anti-virus. Is it still needed? What should blue teamers be looking for to make their#anti-virus work for them.  And what options do you have if you don't want to use anti-virus?We also argue about whether it's just a huge industry selling snake oil that is bolstered by compliance frameworks, like PCI/DSS?*NEW* we are on Stitcher!: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=80546&refid=stprTuneIn Radio App: http://tunein.com/r…/Brakeing-Down-Security-Podcast-p801582/BrakeSec#Podcast #Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/brakesecBryan's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/bryanbrakeBrian's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/boettcherpwnedJoin our Patreon!: https://www.patreon.com/bds_podcastRSS FEED: http://www.brakeingsecurity.com/rssComments, Questions, Feedback: bds.podcast@gmail.comDirect Download: http://traffic.libsyn.com/brakeingsecurity/2016-003-AntiVirus_what_is_it_good_for.mp3Itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/2016-003-antivirus-...what/id799131292?i=360847145&mt=2[embed]http://traffic.libsyn.com/brakeingsecurity/2016-003-AntiVirus_what_is_it_good_for.mp3[/embed]
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