If you’re looking for recognized experts who don’t just reiterate the news, but add true value to the conversation, here are five blogs that I recommend adding to your list.
We all want to make sure that we keep up with the latest security trends and information, but the world of cyber security is a very busy place. New threats, new exploits, new vulnerabilities, new products, new services, and new vendors dominate the security landscape. It’s a full-time job trying to keep up. While my job requires me to keep up with the latest, I willingly admit that I gave up on trying to read everything that comes across my desk around the time that the Patriots won their first Super Bowl. So, what do I do? I rely on others to do the heavy lifting for me. I let the experts identify what’s relevant, explain it to me, and offer advice.
Even when one takes my “summary approach”, there is still a bit of effort required. There is no shortage of IT security blogs and Twitter accounts out there. Sometimes it seems like every security researcher, analyst, vendor, company executive, and media company has at least one. Some are very good. And, sadly, others are not. I’ve read a lot of them, and the following are five that I think consistently deliver quality information and present it in a compelling and interesting manner. If you’re looking for recognized experts who don’t just reiterate the news, but add value to the conversation, here are five blogs that I recommend adding to your list.
1. Krebs on Security
Well, that’s a short list to get you started. I hope you check them out and find them as interesting as I do. There are many more out there, and I’d love for you to post your favorites in the comments section. I’m always looking for new and interesting blogs to add to my reading list. - Thom