r/cybersecurity Goes Shopping: Black Friday + Cyber Monday Deals


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Hi folks! As requested here, we're putting up a thread for y'all to share deals related to Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

This thread is going to be focused on deals related to advancing your professional security journey. That means no VPNs, no personal antimalware/security services, no computer parts, etc. There are better subreddits and sites to find that information! We're looking specifically at courses, tools, and tech relevant to security pros or people trying to become one.

However, there is a quirk that will set this apart from "just a place to dump links" and hopefully ensure that any dollar you spend on deals here is a dollar well-spent:

You must only post deals for services you've already bought. Alongside the deal you post, we expect a brief review of what value you did or didn't get. Some examples:

  • Hak5 deals (hacker gadgets)

  • Covert Instruments deals (lockpicking tools)

  • TCM Security deals (cybersecurity courses/certs)

If you've found a relevant deal but can't review it, post the deal in reply to this comment and people who have experience with it can post a review!

Additional requirements:

  • You can make as many comments as you like with deals you've found (provided you are also able to review them).

  • You may not promote any company/service/program you are affiliated with, post any affiliate links, etc.

  • We will remove any companies/services/programs that have been guerrilla marketed or advertised here in the past.

    • To be clear: you will not be banned or penalized (at all) if you post a deal from a company that has behaved poorly in the past. Post fearlessly, but if a deal disappears, there is likely a good reason.

Please help us weed out guerrilla marketers if any show up, thank you and enjoy all! Happy holidays 🙂

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