My Blog


Dec, 2022

The above picture was me except fatter and more of a piece of shit. Don’t get me wrong this was all my doing and I was hitting another low point mainly in the fitness portion of my life.

New way to think about risk

Dec, 2022

Something that I took for granted early on in my career was translating the technical so what into risk and even how to explain that to people who don’t know technical content. One thing that I have appreciated in working with some amazing and intelligent people in my last three jobs is observing them be so eloquent in how they explain the so what to senior leaders and people who aren’t in the cyber security space.

I made innovation

Nov, 2022

Innovation in the cyber industry is dead. This is something we’ve spoken about before on the Forensic Focus podcast, you can listen here or from any place you get your favourite podcasts.

Finding my porpoise

Nov, 2022

“You should pick a trade because university might not work out for you” – Year 10 career advisor. That quote was the actual advice that I received from my career advisor in year 10.

Finally using agility

Nov, 2022

I generally will set the titles of my blog or make presentations with lots of memes in them mostly I think as a defensive mechanism because if I can make you laugh then I’ll feel better about myself annnnnd today is no different.

Just starting something new

Oct, 2022

What feels like ages ago I used to write regularly on a GitHub blog which I have since taken down. It had technical write-ups and my journey through OSCP. I checked and the site for the analyst playbook is still there you can go and check out the analyst-playbook.