Who do we turn to when we need answers for the hard questions of life? The toughest ones of course are about information security and keeping our organizations safe. We have compiled a list of the top 20 influences in the information security space. Prepare to continuously be up to date!
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai @lorenzofb
Bio: I write about hackers, information (cyber) security and digital rights @Motherboard. Past @Mashable, @Wired Danger Room. Open DM | 📬 firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Anton Chuvakin @anton_chuvakin
Bio: Informail security #InfoSec – #SIEM / logs, security analytics, #DFIR, #EDR, threat intel … now VP & Distinguished Analyst at @Gartner_Inc
Lenny Zeltser @lennyzeltser
Bio: Advances information security. Grows tech businesses. Fights malware. // VP of Products @MinervaLabs. Author and Instructor @SANSInstitute.
Javvad Malik @j4vv4d
Bio: The unholy alliance between information security and cynicism wrapped up in storytelling and youtube. http://youtube.com/infoseccynic
Jack Daniel @jack_daniel
Bio: BS Artiste Extraordinaire, Blogger, Security BSides co-founder, Curmudgeon, Tenable Network Security, Blacksmith, Shoulders of InfoSec, Security Weekly Podcast
Paul Asadoorian @haxorthematrix
Bio: Paul’s Security Weekly Podcast and Blog, dedicated to providing the latest information security news, hacking and research. Haxor of things at InGuardians.
Eleanor Dallaway @infoseceditor
Bio: I’m Eleanor Dallaway, Editor of Infosecurity Magazine. Mostly tweet about infosec, but occasionally basset hounds,wine & all the other stuff that makes me happy.
Jayson E. Street @jaysonstreet
Bio: Hacker author. Globetrotting Infosec Ranger @ PwnieExpress! DCG Global Coordinator! Always learning & always hoping to teach others! http://awkwardhugs.org
James Arlen @myrcurial
Bio: Infosec Geek, Hacker, Social Activist, Author, Speaker, Parent.
Joseph Steinberg @josephsteinberg
Bio: #CyberSecurity and #Tech thought leader, influencer, advisor, inventor, & author. Columnist @Inc, formerly @Forbes. CEO @SecureMySocial. Founder @GreenArmorInc
Barton Gellman @bartongellman
Bio: Surveillance, privacy. Author of ‘Angler’ & forthcoming ‘Dark Mirror’ | @TCFdotorg @princetonCITP @washingtonpost | Secure contacts: https://git.io/v1MHP
Kevin Mitnick @kevinmitnick
Bio: Security Consultant, Public Speaker, & Author Whistling ICBM launch codes since 1988
Wei Chen @_sinn3r
Bio: Animal lover. Senior Security Researcher / Open Source Exploit Developer at #Metasploit #Rapid7
Costin Raiu @craiu
Bio: Romanian antihacker; chief paleontologist; director of Global Research and Analysis Team at Kaspersky Lab. Tweets are my own.
Ashkan Soltani @ashk4n
Bio: I am a researcher focused on privacy, security, and behavioral economics.
Swati Khandelwal @Swati_THN
Bio: Senior #cybersecurity / #privacy Reporter @TheHackersNews | Got Tips? Contact me: email@example.com
Troy Hunt @troyhunt
Bio: Pluralsight author. Microsoft Regional Director and MVP for Developer Security. Online security, technology and “The Cloud”. Creator of @haveibeenpwned.
Eva Galperin @evacide
Bio: Director of Cybersecurity @EFF/ Tech advisor at @freedomofpress/ My tweets are my own /PGP key: https://www.eff.org/files/2014/05/02/evagalperin.txt …
Jake Williams @MalwareJake
Bio: Founder, @RenditionSec. #GSE 150. #SANS Instructor and course author. Breaker of stuff. My expiration date is an undefined value, so living life like it’s today.
Kevin Beaumont @GossiTheDog
Bio: I tweet the weird stuff. Security Architect. Views do not represent my workplace. Writes http://doublepulsar.com | Kevin.firstname.lastname@example.org