Top cyber security websites: Part 7 – J4vv4d.com

In Information Security ByTeam Acumin / 21st July 2015

Profile

J4vv4d.com is the multi-award winning bog of Javvad Malik, a respected security advocate and blogger at AlienVault.
London-based Malik is a well-known industry commentator and one of the most prominent video bloggers in the cyber industry world. He used to be the Senior Analyst at 451’s Enterprise Security Practice, which puts him in a prime position to comment on all the latest cyber security issues.

Content

J4vv4d.com is an extremely popular website, with hundreds of people following Malik’s video blogs on YouTube, and more than 7,394 people following the blog on Twitter. The blog takes a video format to disseminate the important information regarding our internet security, also offering an interesting glimpse into the life of Malik and his family. Topics covered on the blog include:

• Internet security
• Hacking
• Digital surveillance
• Vulnerabilities
• Information security
• Cloud security
• Phishing
• Malware
• Mobile security
• Android security

Features

J4vv4d.com is unique in that its content is wholly comprised of videos. These are great for people who are new to the cyber security world, as they are very easy to understand, as well as being completely engaging, but they are also detailed enough that they have something to offer the more seasoned cyber security expert too.

Readers can sign up for Javvad’s excellent free newsletter to get his latest blog posts straight to their inbox. The site is updated regularly too, with three to four blog posts per month usually the going rate.

Review

J4vv4d.com takes a thoroughly unique approach to the subject, which in itself is extremely refreshing, but the fact that he uses videos makes his website unique amongst its peers.

The website is ideal for anyone with an interest in cyber security who prefers to consume video over text, but who still demands high quality content from a knowledgeable source.