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Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP)
The global professional Institute for those working in the Information Security/Information Assurance field. Affiliate, Associate and Full membership available to individuals and supporting membership available to corporations, LinkedIn Group is now open to security consultants and practitioners interested in IISP not just members.
This is intended to be a group for practitioners so recruitment consultants and other interested parties such as product sales executives may not be eligible to be linked to this group unless they are members of the Institute.
None of the views expressed here necessarily reflect the views of the Institute and are the individual's own.
Type: Professional Group
InfoSec Careers (Information Security)
InfoSec Careers is dedicated to connecting Information Security and Cyber professionals interested in a new permanent career opportunity or contracting jobs with specialist recruiters and hiring managers looking for new talent. This is THE LinkedIn Group for Cyber & Information Security Jobs and all those interested in IT Security news from industry.
This group is specifically relevant for those professionals holding CISM, CISA, CREST, BS7799 / ISO27001 Lead Auditor, CISSP, GIAC, PCI QSA, CRISC, CLAS or similar certifications.
Type: Networking Group
SC Magazine UK (Information Security)
This group is open to professionals working in information security and risk management and is affiliated to SC Magazine and SC branded events including conferences. The SC brand provides information and intelligence for professionals working in information and organisational security.
Its followers include FTSE 100 CISOs and CSOs who are relied upon to protect their businesses from the wide-ranging data threats that exist in the world today.
Type: Networking Group
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Security Bloggers Network
The Security Bloggers Network is the largest collection of information security focused blogs and podcasts in the world. Of the almost 300 different blogs and podcasts included, each one has requested to be included in the aggregated feed.
Since 1998 Richard Bejtlich has defended Western interests from advanced digital intruders. Mr. Bejtlich promotes Network Security Monitoring solutions to help global organizations stay in business by detecting and responding to digital threats.
Brian is recognised internationally as an expert in the field of information security and has worked with numerous companies in the private sector and with government departments, in Ireland, Europe and throughout the United Kingdom. Brian has also provided advice to the European Commission on matters relating to information security. He is also on the advisory board for a number of innovative information security companies.
Schneier on Security
Bruce Schneier is an internationally renowned security technologist, called a "security guru" by The Economist. He is the author of 12 books -- including Liars and Outliers: Enabling the Trust Society Needs to Thrive -- as well as hundreds of articles, essays, and academic papers. His influential newsletter "Crypto-Gram" and his blog "Schneier on Security" are read by over 250,000 people.
Roger’s Information Security Blog
In a previous life I was security administrator responsible for the day to day computer security at a mid-sized beltway bandit. In that role I would recommend, evaluate, select and implement security solutions. This included things like PKI, Desktop Encryption, EFS, Desktop Endpoint Protection, DLP, IDS, Firewall, vulnerability scanning, patch management, FISMA, and NAC.