Mentorship Monday

This is the weekly thread for career and education questions and advice. There are no stupid questions; so, what do *you* want to know about certs/degrees, job requirements, and any other general cybersecurity career questions? Additionally, we encourage everyone to

HIGH interaction honeypot

Hey guys can someone please help me with finding some HIGH interaction honeypots because they are very hard to find since majority are outdated and do not work so can someone please help me with this. Thank you guys in

Vulnerability Scanner Exceptions

Sorry if this is a stupid question but here goes. If you allow all kinds of exceptions (EDR/Web Proxy for external scanners), IDS, etc) for your vulnerability scanners (internal and external), doesn’t this leave open the possibility that these devices

Getting Ready To Delete System 32 For Robux

Wish me luck guys

This game gives me a hit on virustotal. Why?

https://k107.itch.io/a-hunt-for-the-fae-folk Already played it and didn’t notice anything fishy. But now I’m concerned.

Does this Job Title/Role Exist?

I’m looking for a job to study/watch and analyze security threats groups. Maybe like a CIA analyst studies certain terrorist organizations/groups. If you look at cybersec analyst jobs it’s not anything close to this job description. Maybe this doesn’t exist…

Is windows security(defender) enough? I watch movies from various websites. I use Adblock as well. No additional dangerous stuff.

Is windows security(defender) enough? I watch movies from various websites. I use Adblock as well. No additional dangerous stuff.

Costco Confirms: A Data Skimmer’s Been Ripping Off Customers

Costco Confirms: A Data Skimmer’s Been Ripping Off Customers

Giving Permission for Uninstall

I downloaded an application and upon opening it, it disappeared from my downloads. I found a program called “Chronospeedup” which apparently is a virus and when I went to uninstall. I got a warning about needing permission which I hesitated

How important is Automation/Data engineering in Vulnerability Management programs.

Really enjoying data engineering the idea of applying it to vm sounds interesting.

I’m getting popups on every browser

one of the pop-ups looks kind of like a chat bubble and the other one tells me that I need to free up space on my phone and then it sends me to an ad page. These aren’t pages popping

FBI Statement on Incident Involving Fake Emails | Federal Bureau of Investigation

FBI Statement on Incident Involving Fake Emails | Federal Bureau of Investigation

Which tech job(s) should I gain experience with before I enter cybersecurity?

Which job(s) should I aim for while I finish my online degree part-time? I’m going to be studying cybersecurity at WGU. [Here’s the entire course list.](https://www.wgu.edu/online-it-degrees/cybersecurity-information-assurance-bachelors-program.html) And [here is the list of certifications you earn.](https://www.wgu.edu/online-it-degrees/it-certifications.html) My mentor at the school

Bitdefender Total Security for 6 Months. For those who are interested check it out :)

For those who are interested in Bitdefender Total security, there is a promotion going on their German website. All you have to do is Enter your email in their box. You will receive an invitation to use the Bitdefender total

K12 Schools are requested to enhance their ransomware defenses – The Cybersecurity Times

K12 Schools are requested to enhance their ransomware defenses – The Cybersecurity Times