Information Security Journalist
I'm an executive editor based in Sydney with the Information Security Media Group, a publishing and events company focused on computer security. I write news, opinion and conduct video and audio interviews. Ex-IDG computer security writer in London and Sydney and former military affairs writer in Seoul.
I'm the co-author of "No Dead Monkeys: The Communications Survival Guide for Startups," Andiron Press, 2015.
Awards: 2020 Highly Commended, Best Security Journalist, Australian IT Journalism Awards (aka the Lizzies)
2019 Winner, Best Security Journalist, Australian IT Journalism Awards
Secure email/chat: keybase.io/jeremykirk
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Speaking on a panel about cyber risk and ransomware with Jonathan Englert, cofounder of RedPhone Cyber, and Matthew Moore, senior vice president in Moody’s Corporate Finance Group, at Moody's Credit Trends Australia event on March. 10, 2022.
Discussing U.S. election tampering and misinformation on the ABC's tech podcast, Download This Show, on Oct. 28, 2020.
Podcast series The Ransomware Files
Databreachtoday.com, Feb. 28, 2022
Bankinfosecurity.com, July 14, 2021
Databreachtoday.com, June 18, 2021
Bankinfosecurity.com, March 31, 2021
Databreachtoday.com, March 14, 2021
Databreachtoday.com, Feb. 23, 2021
Databreachtoday.com, Feb. 3, 2021
Bankinfosecurity.com, Dec. 16, 2020
Databreachtoday.com, Dec. 3, 2020
Bankinfosecurity.com, Nov. 12, 2020
Devicesecurity.io, Oct. 29, 2020
Databreachtoday.com, Oct. 21, 2020
Bankinfosecurity.com, Sept. 21, 2020
Databreachtoday.com, Sept. 14, 2020
Devicesecurity.io, Sept. 8, 2020
Devicesecurity.io, July 20, 2020
Bankinfosecurity.com, Jan. 14, 2020
Bankinfosecurity.com, Dec. 9, 2019
FaceApp's Real Score: A Mathematical Face Feature Set
Bankinfosecurity.com, Aug. 2, 2019
Databreachtoday.com, July 16, 2019
Databreachtoday.com, June 14, 2019
Bankinfosecurity.com, June 12, 2019
Databreachtoday.com, April 15, 2019
Discussing SIM hijacking on the ABC's tech podcast, Download This Show, on Oct. 26, 2018.