twitterff Blogs of War #FollowFriday   Now in HD!   Hackers, Infosec Pros, & Other Cyber Stuff

This diverse group of hackers (black, white, and grey hats), infosec pros, security media, independent researchers, and federal types can also be found (along with a lot of other people) on the Blogs of War Cyberwar list (live tweets). Some of these folks are a bit controversial but they’re all interesting and worth a follow.

Alexsotirov – Alexander Sotirov. Independent security researcher, speaker and occasional rockstar. Famous on the Internets. Also, better than being poked with a stick. Blogger.

AttackResearch – A company devoted to the in-depth understanding of computer based attacks.

BlackHatUSA – The World’s Premier Technical Security Conference.

Bobgourley – A CTO. Also find me @CTOvision and @CTOlist. National Security, Cyber Security and Enterprise IT are key topics of interest.

BreakingPoint – A cybersecurity company, pioneered the Cyber Tomography Machine to measure the performance, stability, and security of network infrastructure.

Carnal0wnage – Chris Gates also blogs.

CiscoSecurity – Security * technology * events * news * humor * Cisco!

Citizenlab – Research and development at the intersection of cyberspace, global security, and human rights; at Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto, Canada.

CyberSecure – DC-based cyber security advocacy and analysis group. Providing the latest news and insightful commentary from around the web.

Cyberwar – Richard Stiennon. Security industry analyst reporting on cyber defence and author of Surviving Cyberwar. Also tweets at Stiennon and Blogs at

Cyberwar_geek – IT professional by accident, geek by nature. Grad Student in IA and military buff/asymmetrical warfare hobbyist. Christ Follower.

Danchodanchev – Independent Cyber Threats Analyst, OSINT/Cyber CI Analyst, Blogger, also blogs here. Currently missing – reportedly institutionalized. More on this bizarre story here.

Danphilpott – Dan Philpott. Federal Cybersecurity, Information Assurance & Cloud policy and practice. Improving the art of state info security through state of the art info security.

DCgov – Patrick Thibodeau. DC reporter at Computerworld and blogger at

Evgenymorozov – Evgeny Morozov. Author of The Net Delusion: The Dark Side of Internet Freedom.

GovInfoSecurity – Eric Chabrow is executive editor of

IBMFedCyber – Chris Ensey. Principal Security Strategist for IBM Federal.

Iiamit – Iftach Ian Amit. Father, husband, hacker, executive and general trouble maker/seeker/solver.

InfosecurityMag – Infosecurity is the only magazine dedicated to the strategy and technique of information security, delivering critical business and technical information for IT.

InfowarMonitor – The Information Warfare Monitor is a joint project of The SecDev Group and the Citizen Lab, an interdisciplinary laboratory based at the University of Toronto.

ISDpodcast – Your daily source of Pwnage, Policy and Politics in the InfoSec community.

Jeffreycarr – author, ‘inside Cyber Warfare’ (O’Reilly Media 2009)

Kaspersky – Leading developer of Internet threat management solutions that protect against all forms of malicious software.

Keitheobrien – Cisco Distinguished Systems Engineer. Blogger.

Kevinmitnick – Kevin Mitnick. Computer Security Consultant, Public Speaker.

Kpoulsen – Kevin Poulsen is a senior editor at and editor of the award-winning blog Threat Level.

Krypt3ia – Ethical hacker and photographer, blogger.

Mikko H. Hypponen – CRO at F-Secure.

MBenLakhoua – Mourad Ben Lakhoua. In Tunisia. Blogger.

Panda_Security – One of the world’s leading creators and developers of technologies, products and services for keeping clients malware free.

Paperghost- Chris Boyd. Threat Researcher, GFI Software (formerly Sunbelt Software). Research includes Ad/Spy/malware, IM, P2P, phishing, console hax & more.

Regsecurity – The Register Security News

Rjacksix – Robin Jackson of

RobertvamosiWrites about hackers and those who watch the hacker community.

SCMagazine – Our mission is to provide IT security professionals with in-depth and unbiased information in one incomparable publication.

SecurityWeek – Internet and Enterprise Security News, Insights and Analysis, By the Industry, For the Industry.

Taosecurity – Richard Bejtlich. Director of Incident Response for General Electric. TaoSecurity blogger. Author. Black Hat instructor.

Th3j35t3r – Hacktivist for good. Obstructing the lines of communication for terrorists, sympathizers, fixers, facilitators, oppressive regimes and other general bad guys.

Thedarktangent – Jeff Moss, also known as The Dark Tangent, is the founder of the Black Hat and DEF CON computer hacker conferences.

ThisIsHNN – Hacker News Network.

Threatpost – Threatpost is the first stop for fast-breaking security news, conversations and analysis from around the world.

WeldPond – Chris Wysopal. Software security dude, former L0pht researcher.

Zecurion – Data Protection Company, Treats Internal Threats: Encrypt. Block. Control.

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