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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.
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.
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Security staffing can be tricky, but talent can be found in unconventional places. Expert Joseph Granneman explains the pros and cons of hiring data analysts. Continue Reading
Video: Keith Barker of CBT Nuggets shows how to use the BeEF Project, a free penetration testing framework, to train employees on Internet browser security. Continue Reading
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
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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
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A Fortune 500 veteran chats with Marcus Ranum about her management career and what it takes to reach the top of the security pyramid. Continue Reading
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
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Expert Joseph Granneman explains whether a midsize company should hire security specialists or generalists and why. Continue Reading
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