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5 Popular Cybersecurity Sites to Follow

Cybersecurity expert, Professor Curtis Coleman shares his favorite Cybersecurity blogs. Give them a follow and keep up with Professor Coleman for an inside look at Computer Science through a Cybersecurity lens.

1. KrebsonSecurity - Brian Krebs is an investigative journalist and reporter whose

focus is on cybercrime and other major data breaches and hacks. Taking

advantage of his expertise and connections within the security industry, he finds

angles in a story that most major publications will miss. Brian is meticulous and

dedicated to ensuring that every aspect of an attack from motive to technique is

discovered and reported.

2. Paul’s Security Weekly – If you're looking for a bunch of us security nerds

to get together and talk shop, then Paul’s Security Weekly is for you. This show

features interviews with folks in the security community; technical segments,

which are just that, very technical; and security news, which is an open discussion

forum for the hosts to express their opinions about the latest security headlines,

breaches, new exploits and vulnerabilities, “not” politics, “cyber” policies and

more. The topics vary greatly and the atmosphere is relaxed and very


3. Graham Cluley – Graham Cluley is a public speaker and independent

computer security analyst. His website aggregates numerous posts on breaches,

hacks, enterprise security, and the security industry itself.

4. Schneier on Security – Bruce Schneier is a public-interest technologist who has

been writing about security issues since 1998. Referred to as a “security guru”

by The Economist, he has written over a dozen books as well as hundreds of

articles, essays, and academic papers. His blog, Schneier on Security, and Crypto-

Gram Newsletter—both of which are free to access on his website—have a

readership of 250,000 people and cover a range of topics centered on the

intersection of security, technology, and public policy.

5. – Long one of the most widely-read cybersecurity news sites

on the Web, Dark Reading is now the most trusted online community for security-

minded professionals. Its community members include thought-leading security

researchers, Chief Information Security Officers, and technology specialists, along

with thousands of other security professionals.