Podcasts

Japan New Defense Posture: Net Assessment of Regional Implications (Part 1)

In part ONE of this Iscann Group Podcast series: Japan's New Defence Posture: Net Assessment of Regional Implications, host James Chao is joined by IScann Group's Managing Director, Andrew Vasko, and Senior Advisors, Arnaud Sobrero and Yuster Yu as they discuss Japan’s changing role & capabilities in the Indo-Pacific.

Next Level Threat: The Colonial Pipeline Cyber Intrusion and the Lessons Learned from OSINT (Final Episode)

For the final part of this three-part series, host James Chao is joined by Senior Advisors Yuster Yu, Richard Coyne and IScann Group's Managing Director, Andrew Vasko as they unpack the short and long term implications of the Colonial Pipeline Intrusion.
Next Level Threat: The Colonial Pipeline Cyber Intrusion and the Lessons Learned from OSINT Part TWO

Next Level Threat: The Colonial Pipeline Cyber Intrusion and the Lessons Learned from OSINT (Part Two)

Due to its size and scope, the Colonial Pipeline intrusion was a significant event and represents one of the largest disruptions of American critical infrastructure by hackers in history. In part two of this three-part series, our host James Chao is joined by IScann Group's Managing Director, Andrew Vasko, and Senior Advisors Yuster Yu, who has an extensive background in the US and Taiwan's naval forces, and Richard Coyne, a former UK intelligence officer specialising in acquiring concealed data. To understand how an attack like this can happen and the risks now posed for similar organisations, the four experts study the Stuxnet attack - what happened, how it happened, and the implications.

Next Level Threat: The Colonial Pipeline Cyber Intrusion and the Lessons Learned From OSINT (Part One)

The attack on the Colonial Pipeline represents one of the largest disruptions of American critical infrastructure by hackers in history, and demonstrates how severe the global epidemic of ransomware has become. In part one of this three-part series, our host James Chao is joined by IScann Group's Managing Director, Andrew Vasko, and Senior Advisors Yuster Yu, who has an extensive background in the US and Taiwan's naval forces, and Richard Coyne, a former UK intelligence officer specialising in acquiring concealed data. The four experts discuss the Colonial Pipeline intrusion and how this large-scale cyber-attack have moved us into another level of threat and what organisations can do to protect themselves.

The Use of Wargaming in Strategic Communications

Gaining momentum outside of military strategies, wargaming is swiftly becoming a popular tool for executives and strategic marketing and crisis communications. But what are the benefits? And what can organisations engaging in wargaming expect? Host, Victoria Powell, is joined by IScann Group’s Senior Advisors, Stephenie David and Tate Nurkin to discuss “wargaming” use in strategic communications. Taking a stance on the topic from different areas of focus, Tate comes to us with a long history of providing strategic thought to global militaries, defence industries and corporates throughout the globe. Tate has 22 years of experience in the design and delivery of scenario planning, wargames, and red teaming exercises. Approaching it from a commercial angle, Stephenie is a practitioner of strategic communications to the healthcare, finance, insurance and broadcasting industries, with over 20 years of proven experience in PR strategy and crisis & reputation management.

Chasing The Sun: Performance Training And Charity Bike Rides

Cycling 205 miles to raise awareness and money for pancreatic cancer, Senior Advisor, Mike Gwynn, participated in the “Chase the Sun” cycle challenge. In the latest podcast episode, Mike talks about his motivations, training strategies and different performance evaluation tools.