Finding and supporting neurodiverse cybersecurity professionals
Tara D. Anderson, managing director of Framework Security, talks about neurodiversity in cybersecurity.
Cybersecurity investment and launching new companies
Leslie Lynn Smith, National Executive Director for GET Cities discusses moving away from standard cybersecurity and IT insights in favor of a larger look at investment opportunities for tech startups and where and on whom we spend investment capital. Smith is a multi-decade authority on state- and city-wide community investment initiatives with a lifelong passion for bringing people of marginalized races and genders to the table to fulfill their tech business dreams.
Bringing coding skills to underserved communities
Brianne Caplan, the founder and executive director of Code Your Dreams, discusses her experience creating a non-profit company dedicated to bringing knowledge, accessibility and excitement about programming and tech to learners from age 5 to adulthood in underserved communities.
From software engineer to career coach for women in tech leadership
Limor Bergman-Gross, founder of LBG Consulting discusses her early programming experience, including Pascal instruction in high school, her move from software engineering manager to career coach and corporate mentorship instructor and why mentors can and should come at any level on the career ladder.
ICS security, Blue Team Con and security work in the Air Force Reserve
Lesley Carhart of Dragos talks about their keynote at this year’s Blue Team Con, the differences between incident response in the military vs. the private sector, and why standard cybersecurity studies won’t take you as far in ICS.
Digital forensics careers: Facts versus fiction
Learn more about digital forensics careers in this episode of Cyber Work Live featuring three digital forensics professionals.
Uplifting women for leadership in the cybersecurity industry
Katie O’Malley joins the podcast to discuss creating courageous workplace culture and why women only being mentored by women turns into the new unpaid labor.
The changing responsibilities of the CISO position
Mike Scott, CISO of data security provider Immuta, joins the podcast to discuss the evolving role of a Chief Information Security Officer.
Crafting a basic disaster recovery plan
ProServeIT’s Eric Sugar walks you through a crash course in developing a disaster recovery plan for your small business! Don’t panic! Help is on the way.
Digital safety services and equity in cybersecurity
Leigh Honeywell, CEO and founder of Tall Poppy, talks about her career running security incident response at Slack and more.
Disaster recovery plans for small businesses
ProServeIT’s President, Eric Sugar, discusses disaster recovery planning for small and medium businesses.
Asset detection at home
Huxley Barbee, security evangelist at runZero, talks about the nuts and bolts of asset detection at home.
The nuts and bolts of asset detection and asset mapping
Tech evangelist Huxley Barbee from runZero talks about asset detection.
The current state of crypto crime | Guest Lili Infante
CAT Labs CEO and founder Lili Infante talks about dark web investigations, state-sponsored crypto crime organizations and much more.
Is CompTIA’s Cloud+ certification right for you?
CompTIA's Cloud+ certification should be added to a cybersecurity professional's cybersecurity certification toolbox.
Reframing cybersecurity automation and its uses
Leonid Belkind is Torq's chief technology officer (CTO) and co-founder, and he talks about automation.
The fundamentals of GitHub
GitHub’s deputy chief security officer talks about what GitHub is, how it works and what to do with it once you start to understand it.
Changing careers to cybersecurity
Dara Gibson of Optiv and the Phoenix, Arizona, branch of Women in Cybersecurity talks about changing careers.
Women Impact Tech’s work in the cybersecurity industry
Paula Bratcher Ratliff talks about Women Impact Tech, an organization committed to bringing women and diverse professionals into cybersecurity.
Optimizing your digital forensics profile while job searching
Amber Schroader, CEO of Paraben, gives her best pieces of advice for the work of searching for a job in the field of digital forensics.
Moving from “shift left” to “born left”
David Melamed says we should move beyond “shift left” into “Born Left," meaning that cybersecurity should begin at the point of creation.
Set up your cybersecurity practice lab
Learn how to set up your cybersecurity practice lab and build your skills with Paul Giorgi of XM Cyber.
Overcoming burnout in cybersecurity and VMware’s XDR announcement
Karen Worstell, senior cybersecurity strategist at VMware, talks about cybersecurity burnout and her 25-year journey in the industry.
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Weekly career advice
Learn how to break into cybersecurity, build new skills and move up the career ladder. Each week on the Cyber Work Podcast, host Chris Sienko sits down with thought leaders from Booz Allen Hamilton, CompTIA, Google, IBM, Veracode and others to discuss the latest cybersecurity workforce trends.
Q&As with industry pros
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Level up your skills
Hack your way to success with career tips from cybersecurity experts. Get concise, actionable advice in each episode — from acing your first certification exam to building a world-class enterprise cybersecurity culture.