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Women In Technology - McKenna Yeakey Cyber Security Blue vs Red Teams

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In this episode of Women In Technology, I am joined by the amazing McKenna Yeakey, Security Engineer. We will be chatting about all things Cybersecurity including misconceptions about the Red and Blue Teams, a day in the life of a security engineer, plus McKenna shares helpful insight into the field for those looking to pursue Cybersecurity!


McKenna Yeakey is a Security Engineer with a passion for guiding others toward a successful career. By mentoring and sponsoring emerging talent, McKenna ensures women have the advocate they need to flourish in tech and cybersecurity. Apart from her leadership efforts, McKenna is dedicated to promoting cyber literacy among marginalized communities by sharing her cyber defense strategies and techniques expertise. She emphasizes the importance of asking questions, seeking support, and establishing sustainable systems and processes in order to develop meaningful solutions.

✉️ Connect with McKenna:

LinkedIn https://linkedin.com/in/mckenna-yeakey

Twitter @CyberKenna


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📚Books & Podcasts mentioned:

- Hacker Valley Blue: Human-Centric Security with McKenna Yeakey Hacker Valley Media

- Darknet Diaries Darknet Diaries – True stories from the dark side of the Internet.

- InfoSec Unplugged: Talk with McKenna Yeakey InfoSec Unplugged - Talk with McKenna Yeakey - YouTube

- Atomic Habits

- Thinking Fast and Slow

- The Book of Beautiful Questions


💡Episode Resources:

- McKenna's Website www.cyberkenna.com

- Women's Society of Cyberjutsu Volunteer Now! - Women's Society of Cyberjutsu (womenscyberjutsu.org)

- Women In Cybersecurity https://www.wicys.org/about/our-story/

- Black Girls Code https://www.blackgirlscode.com/

- Security Planner - Guide for Staying Safer Online Consumer Reports Security Planner

- List of Cybersecurity Resources FREE CONTENT & RESOURCES (notion.site)

- Bigger List of Cybersecurity Training Free Resources | SimplyCyber


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