- November 26, 2014
(ISC)2 Board Chairman Wim Remes, who is seeking re-election, details the organization's management changes and efforts to boost member engagement in this interview.
- October 15, 2014
Shon Harris, founder and CEO of Logical Security and recognized security certification training expert, died Oct. 8, 2014, after a long illness. SearchSecurity pays tribute to her contributions to the information security field.
- February 20, 2014
Interview: New (ISC)2 board chairman Wim Remes intends to better serve current members and increase the value of the CISSP certification.
- September 22, 2011
Should the (ISC)2 look to grow the pool of CISSPs to meet demand, or boost CISSP value for those who already have it? Eric B. Parizo looks at both sides.
- September 30, 2009
With the rise in publicity of data breaches, companies are looking at security more seriously than ever, which means they're looking to hire qualified and, often, certified IT security pros. A recent report from Gartner Research Inc. entitled, "How ...
- August 04, 2009
Despite the economic turmoil, IT security certification pay is still on the rise, due not only to increased regulations, but to businesses' greater focus on providing security to their customers as brand differentiation.
- April 30, 2009
The value of security certifications continued to increase in Q1 2009, proving that certs could be a worthwhile investment for those looking to boost their salaries.
- January 29, 2009
Despite the dour economy, new skills pay data suggests security managers are benefiting as CIOs look to retrench to survive the tough times ahead.
- September 23, 2008
New survey results from Foote Partners, finds security pros who have earned their CISSP, CISM or GIAC Security Expert certification are among those whose salaries continue to rise.
- June 01, 2007
Certifications can be one way to evaluate security consultants, but as Information Security's Marcia Savage reports, opinions vary as to their value.
- December 15, 2006
Learn what certifications are growing in demand and how employers are looking at the job market in 2007.
- November 30, 2006
Security certifications pay is languishing, according to skill and certifications pay expert David Foote of Foote Research. Foote examines the state of the IT security job market.
- May 18, 2006
In this Q&A, (ISC)2 board member Howard Schmidt -- a former Microsoft CSO, eBay CISO and White House cybersecurity advisor -- explains why the Authorized Academic Center program was started and why (ISC)2 believes concerns that the CISSP ...
- May 18, 2006
Here are a select few of the many reader responses we received quite last week following Sean Walberg's column on colleges offering CISSP and SSCP certification classes as part of their undergraduate degree programs.
- May 11, 2006
Contributor Sean Walberg says it's a mistake for colleges to offer security certifications along with undergraduate degrees because it's a disservice to the students and dilutes the value of the cert.