Master’s Student Launches Cybersecurity Podcast

Durga Maguluri
Friday, May 19, 2023

In today's digital landscape, cybersecurity has become a vital aspect of our lives. With the increasing demand for professionals in this field, it is crucial to stay well-informed about the industry and the skills required to succeed. That's where the Cyber Trooper podcast comes in. Hosted by Durga Srikari Maguluri, an experienced cybersecurity analyst and current information science student, this podcast aims to provide the latest and most accurate information about various functions within cybersecurity and the skills needed to enter the field.

Durga Srikari Maguluri, a master's degree candidate specializing in cyber security research, has been an integral part of the cybersecurity industry for six years. With expertise as a senior analyst and team lead, Durga brings a wealth of knowledge and firsthand experience to the podcast. 

In the Cyber Trooper podcast, Durga converses with cybersecurity experts from different organizations. By delving into their experiences and journeys, she uncovers valuable insights and discusses opportunities for students and aspiring cybersecurity professionals. Through these discussions, listeners gain a comprehensive understanding of the skill sets required for various cybersecurity roles.

The podcast features a diverse range of guests, including seasoned professionals who have dedicated decades to the cybersecurity field. For example, the first guest is a pen tester with an impressive 20-year career in the IT industry. Another guest is a data protection leader who transitioned into cybersecurity from a developer role. By exploring these departments in-depth, the Cyber Trooper podcast provides listeners with valuable insights into the nuances roles, such as Risk Management, Asset Security, Architecture and Engineering, Identity and Access Management, Security Assessments, Operations, Sales, Application Testing, and Vulnerability Management.

With a new episode released each month, the Cyber Trooper podcast ensures listeners stay informed about the latest trends and practices in cybersecurity. Tune in to the Cyber Trooper podcast and embark on a journey to discover the diverse opportunities and skills required in the dynamic and exciting field of cybersecurity. Stay informed, stay ahead, and join Durga Srikari Maguluri and her esteemed guests as they unravel the mysteries of cybersecurity, one episode at a time.

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If you are a cybersecurity expert and would like to be featured on the Cyber Trooper podcast, please contact Durga at: or