At the end, it’s all about protecting the money making machine

Make each action purpose and data driven Both in personal and professional life, trust is hard to earn and unbelievably hard to regain. Every step you take in any new relationship should be carefully planned. When you’re joining a new company, for the first couple of months — or as long as it takes you to prove yourself — you…

Growing thick skin in InfoSec – to avoid burnouts and be more effective

Ignore obnoxious people you’ll meet along the way One thing that will inevitably happen, is you working with people. Some of them will be always unsatisfied, ungrateful, rude or just deeply troubled and no matter how you approach them they’ll always be bitter. Although the collaboration with that type of people may be draining, don’t give…

Jak zostać Pentesterem i Specjalistą Bezpieczeństwa

Skąd się uczyć i kilka słów o edukacji formalnej Jeśli chcesz zostać testerem bezpieczeństwa, inżynierem bezpieczeństwa czy kimkolwiek w świecie security to już na samym początku mam dla Ciebie wyśmienite wieści. Trafiłeś na branżę, która nie tylko dynamicznie się rozwija i dobrze płaci, ale także ma całkiem niski koszt wejścia. Zauważ, że nie napisałem o…

Review of “Infosec Rock Star: How to Accelerate Your Career Because Geek Will Only Get You So Far”

The book is scratching the surface but outlining important challenges I don’t know Ted Demopoulos personally and haven’t heard of him before this book went viral in security industry, so my review should be pretty objective and honest. I love that people in our industry contribute to common well being and support others in finding…

Leave Your Ego At The Door And Study Empathetic Leadership

The long term efficiency requires you to do things the right way As a security professionals, the big chunk of our daily work is finding mistakes in work of others and pointing them out. It’s what we are paid for and what we are supposed to do, however the whole trouble comes from HOW we transfer the…

Security Is An Art Of Tradeoffs So Learn How To Manage The Risks

Balancing act while isn’t easy, is among the most practical things to do Be practical No one likes when his time is wasted. When creating a process, policy or procedure you must really thorougly consider if they have any chances of being implemented. By working on something that won’t get results in real life you’re…

Secure Software Engineering — OWASP TOP 10 Intro Course

My goal is to create easy to consume trainings that can be used by any individual or organisation. I know plenty of organisation struggle with a cost of producing internal secure coding trainings, so here I come for the rescue. I offer my content — which I’ve used to use at commercial trainings — now free of charge for…