London, UK -  Cyber security professional with a particular interest in incident response and forensics, event logging, SOC, and SIEM management. SANS Cyber Retraining Academy graduate and ex-journalist

History

2017- Cyber security incident response, SOC, SIEM, log management and analytics

2017 SANS Cyber Retraining Academy, London (funded by HM Government)

2013-17 Cyber security journalist (print and online)

Interests

  • Cyber security
  • Technology
  • Coding (Python, C#)
  • Reading
  • Running
  • Guitar
  • Video games (PS4, PC)

Currently thinking about

No Starch Press books
I've just finished PowerShell for Sysadmins and Practical Packet Analysis and have a copy of Penetration Testing that Georgia Weidman signed for me in Vegas. Considering which book to buy next...

History

2017- Cyber security incident response, SOC, SIEM, log management and analytics

2017 SANS Cyber Retraining Academy, London (funded by HM Government)

2013-17 Cyber security journalist (print and online)

Interests

  • Cyber security
  • Technology
  • Coding (Python, C#)
  • Reading
  • Running
  • Guitar
  • Video games (PS4, PC)

Currently thinking about

No Starch Press books
I've just finished PowerShell for Sysadmins and Practical Packet Analysis and have a copy of Penetration Testing that Georgia Weidman signed for me in Vegas. Considering which book to buy next...

Recent blog posts

Cracking a password-protected ZIP file with fcrackzip
Network connections and packet crafting on the Linux command line
Technicolor TG582n router: The missing event logging manual
Welcome to a new website with a new philosophy
Why virtual cyber security conferences should be the new normal
SANS FOR508: I’m now a GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst
Setting up Pi-hole to rein in an extremely noisy Samsung Smart TV
Long-form – HTTPS and VPNs: How private is your internet browsing?
A slightly geeky trip to Edinburgh: Castles, museums, and Star Wars
Update: Cyber security projects, another trip to Japan, and plans for 2020