If you are a technology enthusiast or a seasoned information security professional, you may be interested in the following information security blogs. This list was compiled by a community of well-informed industry professionals. As you begin to work your way through each blog, you will begin to appreciate the breadth and depth of the concepts shared among friends and colleagues. Some authors are chief security officers, security engineers, government contractors, university professors, entrepreneurs, and journalists.
Fortinet Security Blog
Naked Security Blog
Cognitive Dissidents Blog with Joshua Corman
The New School of Information Security Blog
Dark Reading Blog
Krebs on Security with Brian Krebs
Thought Crime Blog with Moxie Marlinspike
Schneier on Security with Bruce Schneier
Root Labs RDIST with Nate Lawson
Zero Day Blog with Ryan Naraine and Dancho Danchev
Rational Survivability Blog with Christofer Hoff
TaoSecurity with Richard Bejtlich
F-Secure News from the Lab Blog
Andrew Hay Blog
Uncommon Sense Security Blog with Jack Daniel
Network Security Blog with Martin McKeay
SANS AppSec Blog with Frank Kim
Security Onion is a Linux distro for intrusion detection, network security monitoring, and log management. It's based on Ubuntu and contains Snort, Suricata, Bro, OSSEC, Sguil, Squert, Snorby, ELSA, Xplico, NetworkMiner, and many other security tools. The easy-to-use Setup wizard allows you to build an army of distributed sensors for your enterprise in minutes!
Kali Linux is an open source project that is maintained and funded by Offensive Security, a provider of world-class information security training and penetration testing services. In addition to Kali Linux, Offensive Security also maintains the Exploit Database and the free online course, Metasploit Unleashed.
The openSUSE project is a worldwide effort that promotes the use of Linux everywhere. openSUSE creates one of the world's best Linux distributions, working together in an open, transparent and friendly manner as part of the worldwide Free and Open Source Software community.
The Ubuntu Story
Ubuntu |oǒ'boǒntoō| is an ancient African word meaning 'humanity to others'. It also means 'I am what I am because of who we all are'. The Ubuntu operating system brings the spirit of Ubuntu to the world of computers.