Learning Resources

Welcome to the University of Cincinnati's Information Security Learning Resources page, your hub for essential cybersecurity knowledge. Keep reading for tip sheets, videos, podcast recommendations, and more to enhance your cybersecurity skills.

Empower Yourself Through Knowledge

The University of Cincinnati believes that a strong awareness of information security issues is essential to all students, faculty, and staff. The UC Office of Information Security (OIS) is constantly researching trends and issues, as well as adding relevant information to this web page.

If you have any questions or require assistance, contact OIS at infosec@uc.edu

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Information Security Podcasts

Explore our recommended cybersecurity podcasts, a perfect mix of information and entertainment, covering cover everything from the latest threats to fascinating stories in digital security, enhancing your understanding in an engaging way. Dive in and stay informed!

This podcast explores the latest developments in social engineering, phishing schemes, and criminal exploits. It's a great resource for understanding the human element of cybersecurity.

Listen to Hacking Humans by the CyberWire.

Hosted by Jack Rhysider, this podcast delves into the darker side of the internet, including cybercrimes, hacking stories, and privacy breaches. It's both educational and entertaining, perfect for those interested in the real-world impacts of cybersecurity issues.

Listen to Darknet Diaries.

This daily podcast provides a quick summary of the day's top cybersecurity news. It's ideal for anyone in the academic community looking to stay up-to-date on the latest trends and threats in cybersecurity.

Listen to the Cyberwire Daily

Hosted by Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, this award-winning podcast covers cybercrime, hacking, and online privacy in a light-hearted and accessible manner. It's great for those who prefer a mix of humor with their cybersecurity education.

Listen to Smashing Security

Host Ran Levi takes listeners through the history of cybersecurity, examining some of the most famous cyberattacks and the evolution of malware. This podcast is perfect for those interested in the backstory and evolution of cybersecurity.

Listen to Malicious Life

The ISC StormCast is a daily short-form podcast that provides a summary of current network security-related events.

Hosted by Dr. Johannes Ullrich

Listen to ISC StormCast

At the University of Cincinnati, we believe in empowering our community with the knowledge and tools to stay safe in the digital world. Explore these resources to build your cybersecurity awareness and skills, and contribute to a safer, more secure UC.