Cybersecurity News & Blog Sites


Author, Blogger, and Investigative Journalist.  A reporter working for the Washington Post, Brian became interested in cybersecurity when his home network was hacked by a malicious organization.  With his nose for a story and network of resources, his site has become one of the leading sources of breaking news in the cybersecurity field.

Top 100+ Cyber Security Blogs –

Online Resources

US Government Agencies.  The US government has a number of organizations that publish cybersecurity-related resources for citizens and organizations. Some of the resources are practical, others educational.

NSA. National Security Agency –

DHS. Department of Homeland Security –

NIST. National Institute of Science and Technology, Computer Security Division –



Here is the short list of some of the podcasts enjoyed by students and faculty at WCTC.

Defensive Security

Hosts: Andrew Kalat & Jerry Bell.  The hosts of this podcast are a very knowledgeable duo, and provide valuable perspective and insight on recent industry news and events. Recommended for anyone with an interest in cybersecurity. They also have a Slack channel for discussion.

Brakeing Down Security Podcast –

Hosts: Bryan Brake & Brian Boettcher. This podcast features regular guests from the industry or related fields. Like Defensive Security, they have a Slack server, one channel of which is dedicated to their book club which reviews industry titles.