How to Break Into Cybersecurity

3 ways to get a foot in the door and land your first cybersecurity role.

image from

This article was originally published on BuiltIn.

Cybersecurity is a hot topic in today’s job landscape. Whenever I mention that I work in cybersecurity, the majority of people respond with something along the lines of, “That’s a great profession to be in” or…




Dark Roast Security’s mission is to inspire, educate, and share ideas about InfoSec. Follow to join our community!

Recommended from Medium

HYPERSIGN: Replacing trust in IDP with DID

The 5 Most Underrated Safari Extensions in 2021

Encrypted notifications on iOS


How the Shared Responsibility Model Complicates Cloud Security

FunBoxEasy — Offensive Security Proving Grounds

Adversary Threat Profiling & Risk Prioritization Using Recorded Future & MITRE ATT&CK

10 Warning Signs Show When To Repair Your Laptop

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Katlyn Gallo

Katlyn Gallo

Coffee lover, bookworm, and InfoSec enthusiast | | Find me on Twitter & Instagram: @ktgblogstech

More from Medium

InfoSecSherpa’s News Roundup for Thursday, May 26, 2022

Most CFOs being left out of ransomware conversations. Image by mhouge from Pixabay.

Cybersecurity failure options

Why should you conduct penetration tests?

Did you test your solution on any possible weakness?

Essential links for SOC Analysts