Tony Bradley, CISSP-ISSAP



Community College of the Air Force


Network security

Firewalls, Spyware

Hacker defense



  • Expert in network and internet security.
  • Tech journalist / columnist.
  • Social media, community, and content marketing wizard.


Tony Bradley is a former writer for Lifewire, where he wrote extensively on network and internet security for more than six years. Bradley has provided expertise, training and written content in the areas of unified communications and VoIP, as well as a variety of technology and security subjects. He has worked in information security since 2002, driving security policies and technologies for anti-virus and incident response for Fortune 500 companies and acting as network administrator and technical support for smaller companies.

Publications and Awards

Bradley has written or co-written 10 books. Among them are: 

Bradley has received the Microsoft MVP (Most Valuable Professional) every year for 11 consecutive years to date.


Bradley earned an AS degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering at the Community College of the Air Force. He has held the Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) certification every year since 2002.

Lifewire and Dotdash

Lifewire is a Top 10 technology information website, as rated by comScore, a leading internet measurement company. We reach more than 10 million readers per month with our trusted, clear, and actionable answers to your most pressing technology questions.

Dotdash's vibrant brands help over 100 million users each month find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. Dotdash is among the largest and fastest growing publishers online, and has won over 80 awards in the last year alone, including Digiday's 2020 Publisher of the Year. Dotdash brands include Verywell, Investopedia, The Balance, The Spruce, Simply Recipes, Serious Eats, Byrdie, Brides, MyDomaine, Lifewire, TripSavvy,, TreeHugger and Thoughtco.

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