Victim Blaming

The Problem of Victim Blaming in Cybersecurity: Empathy, Responsibility & Ethical Practices

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In this episode of the Shared Security Podcast, we discuss the concerning issue of victim-blaming in cybersecurity with special guest, Andra Zaharia, host of the Cyber Empathy and We Think We Know podcasts. Key topics include the societal issues within cybersecurity, the role of empathy in business and cybersecurity, leadership’s role in empathy and the recent 23andMe data breach. We discuss how companies can enhance empathy after a data breach while touching on the undeniable influence employees, especially those in security teams, play in promoting empathy within their organizations.

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Cyber Empathy Podcast

We Think We Know Podcast

23andMe tells victims it’s their fault that their data was breached

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