Weekly Cyber Security Wrap Up

My weekly roundup of my continued learning in cyber security. What webinars I attended, podcast I listened to, the articles I read and projects I’m working on.


  • Roger A. Grimes, KnowBe4’s Data-Driven Defense Evangelist – (ISC)2 – A Master Class on Cybersecurity: Password Best Practices01/24/23 – What really makes a “strong” password? And why are you and your end-users continually tortured by them? How do hackers crack your passwords with ease? And what can/should you do to improve your organization’s authentication methods? Password complexity, length, and rotation requirements are the bane of IT departments’ existence and are literally the cause of thousands of data breaches. But it doesn’t have to be that way! –

Security Briefings Webinars | (ISC)²

  • Rachel Tobac, CEO of SocialProof Security – Webinar: Personal Data’s Role in Enterprise Social Engineering Attacks – 01/25/23 – During this webinar, Rachel and Rob will share their unique perspectives on: The state of privacy: Why individuals are losing control of their digital identities and how that’s driving business risk. The state of social engineering: How hackers use data found by data brokers to hack. The future of hacking: How new AI-based technology like facial recognition and voice-cloning will open up new pathways for bad actors

DeleteMe Webinar




TryHackMe – Completed Linux Fundamentals Parts 1-3. Completed Windows Fundamentals 1-3.

Implementation of Secure Solutions for CompTIA Security+ – 6 hours of prep training for the Security+.