A podcast on the journey from data to discovery in security with Bob Rudis & Jay Jacobs. Episode 18: Heated visualization discussion with Brandon Dixon
In this episode, Bob & Jay have a heated discussion about visualization and security with Brandon Dixon of PassiveTotal
Brandon's primary research involves data analysis, tool development and devising strategies to counter threats earlier in their decision cycle. Brandon maintains a blog at http://blog.9bplus.com where he reports on targeted attacks, open source threat data and analysis tools. His research on various security topics has gained accolades from many major security vendors and fellow researchers. Throughout the years, Brandon has developed several public tools, most notably PassiveTotal, PDF X-Ray and HyperTotal.
- Graphical Perception and Graphical Methods for Analyzing Scientific Data (Cleveland/McGill)
- Automating the Design of Graphical Presentations of Relational Information
- Brandon Dixon - @9bplus
- PassiveTotal Blog
- The post that started it all!
- Neil Harbisson - I listen to color
- Don Norman - The design of everyday things
- SIMILE Timeline
In This Episode
Welcome to Episode 18 - "Papers, bitte?!"
Graphical Perception and Graphical Methods for Analyzing Scientific Data (Cleveland/McGill)
Automating the Design of Graphical Presentations of Relational Information (Mackinlay)
Visualization for the blind
Brandon Dixon of PassiveTotal
What is PassiveTotal?
Totally Not Passive Heatmaps
How did you get into visualization?
What advice would you give to others about using visualization in information security?
Future plans for PT