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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.
May 16, 2014
Respondents to a SANS survey say security certifications lead to career success, but a top infosec career consultant says their value is limited.
April 01, 2014
With the field in urgent need of practitioners, the chief of a new cybersecurity program at a small women's college believes he can make a difference.
March 03, 2014
The value of information security professionals can outweigh security technology. Does your organization show you the money?
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Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) is a certification offered by ISACA, a nonprofit, independent association that advocates for professionals involved in information security, assurance, risk management and governance. Continue Reading
The CISO (chief information security officer) is a senior-level executive responsible for aligning security initiatives with enterprise programs and business objectives, ensuring that information assets and technologies are adequately protected. Continue Reading
Studying for, obtaining and maintaining your CISSP® certification has now become more convenient with SearchSecurity.com. Continue Reading
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Interview: New (ISC)2 board chairman Wim Remes intends to better serve current members and increase the value of the CISSP certification. Continue Reading
Iowa State University recruits industry professionals and hackers to provide students with "real-world" security education. Continue Reading
While poaching security talent may plug short-term gaps, outreach and education will solve the long-term shortfall in IT security professionals. Continue Reading
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Expert Joseph Granneman explains important business skills information security pros need -- and how to acquire them -- as the discipline matures. Continue Reading
In the wake of the Target breach, many companies still don't have a dedicated CISO. Continue Reading
Expert Joseph Granneman explains whether a midsize company should hire security specialists or generalists and why. Continue Reading
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Salaries for CISOs can vary widely. Expert Joseph Granneman explains how to earn a higher salary but warns against making it your top career goal. Continue Reading
With the CISO role being a new addition for many executive teams, expert Joe Granneman says there are several challenges facing security execs. Continue Reading
Veteran CISO Ernie Hayden offers advice to one security pro who, despite many job openings, can't overcome information security job search challenges. Continue Reading