Becoming A Information Security Analyst and UpKeeping Mental Health With InfoSteph

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About InfoSteph is the resident Information Security Analyst for a global law firm. She is the creator and editor of StephAndSec.com, a blog focused on technology, inclusion and lifetime learning. She spends her time mentoring high school students, hosting virtual labs via Women In Tech-a-thons, being Chapter Head for WoSEC Houston, and giving back to the community. For her day job, InfoSteph serves as a regional information security analyst. Outside of work, however, InfoSteph has filled her life with all kinds of cool activities. She serves as a Lead for WoSEC Houston and a Lead for WISP DEFCON 2019. She has also started speaking at conferences this year, setting a personal goal for three speaking gigs for 2019 (the number is now four booked for 2019, two down!). She attends school full time, hoping to obtain her Bachelor’s by the end of the fall. She had the honor of being a delegate for Security Field Day 2. She writes blog posts on her website, StephAndSec.com, which is also her side business. And she is working on a course for LinkedIn Learning on Social Engineering and Security Awareness. Outside of that, InfoSteph loves spending time with family and friends who bring good vibes only. She tweets, she ‘Grams and she reads up on ways to hack the mind. Years of Experience 6 From Houston, Texas Education Bachelor of Science, Information Technology from Western Governors University Certifications CIW Site Development Associate A+ Network+ Security+ Where to Find Steph Linkedin, https://www.linkedin.com/in/stephihezukwu/ Instagram, https://www.instagram.com/stephandsec/ Instagram Personal, https://www.instagram.com/stephsecures/ Twitter, https://twitter.com/StephandSec Steph’s Podcast Coolest Nerds In The Room, https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/coolest-nerds-in-the-room/id1459045936 Website, https://stephandsec.com/ Mentions Defcon - one of the world's largest hacker conventions, held annually in Las Vegas, Nevada, with the first DEF CON taking place in June 1993. The event consists of several tracks of speakers about hacking-related subjects, as well as cyber-security challenges and competitions (known as hacking wargames). (from Wikipedia) WISP - Women in Security and Privacy. About Frauvis Website, https://frauvis.com Twitter, https://twitter.com/frauvis Instagram, https://www.instagram.com/frauvis Support This podcast https://Buymeacoffee.com/namoslabs https://patreon.com/namoslabs

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