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Education path to become a CSO

I am an IT tech, and I think I would like to work my way to be a Chief Security Officer. I don't have any security certifications, yet. Could you tell me how I should proceed?

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Given the current landscape of vendor-neutral security certs, I recommend a "security certification ladder" that individuals can start at any point (depending on current knowledge, skills and experience) and climb from there in the tip Certification path for future CSO.

This was first published in September 2002

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