024 – Startup Security, Threat Modeling, Pre-Social Engineering, and More

Hadas Cassorla, Head of Security Engineering at Simple Finance

Episode Details

In this episode of Agent of Influence, Nabil speaks with Hadas Cassorla, Head of Security Engineering at Simple Finance. They discuss the challenges and opportunities of a security leader at a startup, the effectiveness of threat modeling, what “pre-social engineering” means, and unconventional, empathetic security training tactics. Additionally, Hadas shares security leadership lessons learned from doing improv, working in law, and being a serial hobbyist. Hadas highlights insights from her career as a startup security leader, the importance of threat modeling, how “pre-social engineering” works, and more.
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Nabil Hannan
NetSPI Managing Director
Agent of Influence is a podcast hosted by NetSPI Managing Director Nabil Hannan, as a place to share best practices and trends in the world of cyber security and vulnerability management.

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