Careerist CyberTalk Mini-Series

 

Careerist CyberTalk is mini series discussion panel that brings seasoned professionals in Information Security with those looking to transition or enter into the field. The discussions focus on various career paths that can be found in information security that are both traditional and non-traditional.

Journey Into Cyber

Episode 1 of the Careerist CyberTalk panel discussion. We have special guests Stephanie (@stephandsec) and Najla (@forsci_q) discussing their journey in Information Security, salaries, studying and providing advice to newcomers that are interested in the field of information security.

InfSec Academia

Episode 3 features Professor Paul Brager (@profbrager) and John Lewis (@a_commonname) to discuss the challenges, myths and their roles working in Academia. Professor Brager discusses the downside of being a professor that most aren’t aware of and John discusses salary vs benefits while working at a University. 

Penetration...Please? Part 1

Episode 6 is a two part episode features Lou (@lou_hvcks) and Tyron (@tywilson21) discussing what it takes to be a penetration tester, what skills to hone in on and what it’s like being an entrepreneur. My guests dropped a number of required tools, programming languages and much needed information how the world of hacking while dispelling myths. 

Governance, Risk & Compliance (Oh My!)

Episode 2 we have guests Michael @_MBII and Jordanne @jaidbarrett discussing their roles in InfoSec Governance, Risk and Compliance. They also discuss their path into the field, which certs they currently have and are pursuing, negotiation techniques and more! I’m also sharing more information about my area of expertise in Security Governance. 

Intel iSOC

Episode 5 features the hilarious Ace (@wordspaceace) and Chima (@valarsecuris) joined me to discuss their roles in Cyber Threat Intel and SOC. On this episode we discuss getting into SOC, what to study and research to stay current and salary information. 

Penetration... Please? Part 2

Episode 6 is a two part episode features Lou (@lou_hvcks) and Tyron (@tywilson21) discussing what it takes to be a penetration tester, what skills to hone in on and what it’s like being an entrepreneur. My guests dropped a number of required tools, programming languages and much needed information how the world of hacking while dispelling myths.