Cybersecurity thought leaders have capitalized on the growing popularity of podcasts and use them to spread security education and awareness. With the different options out there, it can be overwhelming trying to create a shortlist of cybersecurity podcasts that align with your learning goals and level of security experience. Throughout this article, we explore five podcasts that take a unique approach when discussing news, ideas, and trends in the cybersecurity industry.
1. Down the Security Rabbit Hole
In 2011, Rafal Los created this podcast as a way to entertain and educate enterprise security professionals in an office-friendly way. Today, Los and co-host James Jardine are focused on providing material that supports everyone – from those looking to get into security, to those looking to become better leaders and everyone in between.
New 45 Minute Episodes Every Tuesday
2. Unsupervised Learning
In this podcast, Daniel Miessler shares research and insights around the intersection of security, technology, and society. Miessler covers a broad range of topics and focuses on preparing security professionals for what is coming in the future.
New 15-30 Minute Episode Every Monday
3. Smashing Security
Hosts Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault cover news and views from the world of cybersecurity, hacking, and internet threats. They chat with guests and offer a “helpful and hilarious take” on the latest in cybercrime, hacking, and online privacy.
New 60 Minute Episodes Every Wednesday
Graham Cluley, the host of Smashing Security, was mentioned on our list of “20 Security Experts to Follow in 2022“. Read the full list.
4. Secure Connections Podcast
In this podcast from IoTSSA, Julian Lee sits down with vendor partners to discuss the challenges and opportunities that arise from the changing cyber threat landscape. The goal is to help IT Service Providers remain knowledgeable and educated to better protect their small and mid-market customers.
New 40 Minute Episodes 2-3X Per Month
5. Shared Security Show
The name “Shared Security” comes from the idea that cybersecurity is a shared responsibility and we all need to explore the trust we put in people that may use technology against us. Hosted by Tom Eston, Scott Wright, and Kevin Johnson, this podcast covers the latest cybersecurity and privacy news to help listeners stay more secure and private in our connected world.
New 20 Minute Episodes Every Week