Brianne Hughes

Brianne Hughes

Brianne Hughes is a Technical Marketing Writer at Bishop Fox. Brianne led the compilation and curation of the Bishop Fox Cybersecurity Style Guide. She has spoken at CactusCon, SOURCE Mesa, and DSNA-21 about the guide. She designed and hosted SpellCheck: The Hacker Spelling Bee (based on the style guide) at The Circle of HOPE in 2018 and DEF CON 26. Outside of Bishop Fox, Brianne pursues research on cutthroat compound words and shares her linguistic findings at conferences. She is Assistant Executive Secretary for the Dictionary Society of North America (DSNA), an Odd Salon Fellow, and is on the board of directors for Wordnik Society, Inc. Prior to joining Bishop Fox, Brianne worked as a freelance copy editor and as a technical editor for IHS Inc. Brianne holds a Master of Linguistics from the University of York.

Recent Posts by Brianne Hughes:

A spellcheck dictionary built from the word list of our Cybersecurity Style Guide. Download it on GitHub now. Default spellcheck dictionaries do not include the niche technical terms that most …

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Download the Bishop Fox Cybersecurity Style Guide (V1.1) H It’s been four months since we released Version 1 of the Style Guide to the public, and the response has been …

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Our newest revision, Version 1.1, is now available: (Version 1.1) How do you pronounce SQL? Should you write denial of service with hyphens? Is it pen testing or pentesting? In …

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