BSides London 2021 BSides London 2021

Saturday, November 13, 2021

From Paupers to Queens: The Tale of Two Wannabe Hackers

A long, long time ago in a land far, far away - two wannabe hackers embarked on their journey of a lifetime to become cyber security professionals. They faced barriers and triumphs - through blood, sweat and tears. But how did they do it?!

This talk will be a reflective look into two very different career journeys and how the Security Queens came to be. We'll be talking about our own struggles that we faced, the areas of interest that we work in, as well as our top tips for newbies and career changers. Tune in to find out the backstory of two cyber security-now professionals, our war stories so far, and the huge variety of ways to break into the infosec industry.