Information Security Jobs and Training
- June 19, 2015
News roundup: Details have emerged about weaknesses in OS X and iOS that allow attackers to upload malware and steal passwords and data. Plus: More jump on HTTPS bandwagon; CSO/CDO salaries increase; 23% of software app components contain flaws.
- April 24, 2015
Millennials are hesitant to pursue a career in cybersecurity, mainly because they aren't sure exactly what the job entails -- and if they have the proper training for it.
- April 22, 2015
A Forrester analyst told RSA Conference 2015 attendees that enterprise threat intelligence programs are maturing, though obstacles like nascent technology and hard-to-find employees mean some firms may never reach full maturity.
- April 20, 2015
Female infosec pros say the industry needs to do more to not only encourage women to pursue infosec careers, but also help mentor them along the way.
- April 20, 2015
At RSA Conference 2015, speakers at an (ISC)2 panel said attracting and hiring millennials is a huge key to alleviating the worsening information security workforce shortage.
- April 01, 2015
Why cybersecurity hiring is the real cyberwar.
- January 20, 2015
In its new 2015 Global Cybersecurity Status Report, ISACA finds that most organizations are aware of cyberattack risk, but few believe they have the capability to thwart a sophisticated attack.
- January 15, 2015
A survey by ESG finds that IT has an ongoing problematic shortage of enterprise cybersecurity skills, and the problem is getting worse.
- December 01, 2014
This year’s honorees have worked to move InfoSec forward with contributions in secure information sharing, cybersecurity science, community building and incident response.
- 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.
- November 24, 2014
With viable job and training opportunities finally emerging, the time is now for CISOs and hiring managers to boost infosec's ranks with non-traditional candidates.
- November 04, 2014
Employee security awareness training has been derided in the past, but new Gartner research suggests that a market of competitive, high-quality vendors are making security awareness a must-have.
- October 07, 2014
While demand for qualified security professionals may be outpacing supply, the 2014 TechTarget IT Salary Survey shows little change in security pros' compensation levels.
- September 11, 2014
Facebook's director of security operations says women can have successful careers in information security, and more diversity can help shift the playing field toward security defenders rather than attackers.
- June 18, 2014
The Target CISO's first week on the job comes as more retail breaches continue to pile up, highlighting the ongoing risk to such organizations.