New York Times (NYT) cybersecurity writer, May 2017 - present.
BuzzFeed cybersecurity writer, Sep 2014 - May 2017. BuzzFeed
Middle East writer, Sep 2013 - Mar 2015.
No IT education.
Only a BS in journalism.
Frenkel's cybersecurity qualifications according to her: "She
has said that her time as a foreign correspondent aids her
coverage of cybersecurity: People are always speaking
different languages and their motivations are often unclear."
Huh? Because she didn't understand people while she was a
foreign correspondent, she is qualified to report on
cybersecurity because she doesn't understand that
Unfortunately, the NYT is often used by other IT incompetent
media as their cybersecurity writing because it is wrongly
assumed the prestigious NYT would have IT competent