Josh Fruhlinger

Josh Fruhlinger is a writer and editor who lives in Los Angeles.

Social engineering explained: How criminals exploit human behavior

8 top cloud security certifications

8 top cloud security certifications

Cloud security skills are in high demand. These certs will help you demonstrate your cloud security know-how.

CDPSE certification: Requirements, exam, and cost

CDPSE certification: Requirements, exam, and cost

The Certified Data Privacy Solutions Engineer (CDPSE) certification is new on the scene, but the privacy-focused cert is already in increasing demand.

Security engineer job requirements, certifications, and salary

Security engineer job requirements, certifications, and salary

A security engineer helps develop and implement strategies and systems to protect against cyberattacks. Here’s what you need to know about this vital role.

Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP): Exam, cost, and requirements

Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP): Exam, cost, and requirements

Get answers to your burning questions about this cloud security certification and whether it's the right cert for you.

Opsec examples: 6 spectacular operational security failures

Opsec examples: 6 spectacular operational security failures

Even savvy dark web denizens sometimes fail to cover their tracks.

Certified ethical hacker: CEH certification cost, training, and value

Certified ethical hacker: CEH certification cost, training, and value

Learn how CEH certification will impact your job and salary and how to decide if this cert is right for you.

CompTIA Security+: Prerequisites, objectives, and cost

CompTIA Security+: Prerequisites, objectives, and cost

Learn how CompTIA Security+ certification will impact your job and salary and how to decide if this cert is right for you.

Tabletop exercises: Six sample scenarios

Tabletop exercises: Six sample scenarios

Tabletop exercises are a low-stress, high-impact way to test your plans for handling a crisis. Here are some tips for getting the most out of the process, plus six scenarios you can use to start your journey.

15 top open-source intelligence tools

15 top open-source intelligence tools

OSINT (open-source intelligence) is the practice of collecting information from published or otherwise publicly available sources. These tools will help you find sensitive public info before bad guys do.

Tabletop exercises explained: Definition, examples, and objectives

Tabletop exercises explained: Definition, examples, and objectives

A tabletop exercise is an informal, discussion-based session in which a team or discusses their roles and responses during an emergency, walking through one or more example scenarios.

10 old software bugs that took way too long to squash

10 old software bugs that took way too long to squash

As these examples show, vulnerabilities can lurk within production code for years or decades—and attacks can come at any time.

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