The Spy Who Hacked Me(tLife): An Interview with Jack Barsky


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In the past month, we’ve talked about data security and privacy. What we haven’t talked about is the other side of cybersecurity—the reason for its existence. Cyber warfare. Today, we are going to discuss the very things that are keeping cybersecurity wonks up at night. Jack Barsky is cybersecurity expert and was a KGB sleeper agent for ten years in the height of the Cold War.

Your host and interviewers were Lisette Alvarez and Andrew Amundson.

If you want to learn more about Jack Barsky and his story, you can pick up his book “DEEP UNDERCOVER”. You can find him at his website

If you want to know more about how to keep yourself and your company safe, consider listening to our previous episodes on Digital Hygiene and Data Privacy.

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