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8 tips for recruiting cybersecurity talent

Finding cybersecurity talent isn't easy, but it's even harder if you use the same methods that work for other IT talent specialties. Here's how to get it right.

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Beyond the basics: The certifications you need based on the path you choose

Turns out that a lot of people have a lot of differing opinions on what education, certifications, and training folks new to security ought to have. This is the third of a three-part series on certifications.

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Is curiosity the key to create a pathway for better security talent?

Reflecting on the Leading Security Change panel discussion on creating the pathway for the security talent we crave - and an invitation to act

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Which certifications matter most for those new to security

In the second part of a three-part series, I'll share the three certifications that you definitely want to hold regardless of what area of security you want to work in.

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Why certificates matter, and which ones matter most

You're new to security or want to make a career change into the industry. What do you need to know, and where do you start? A look at which certificates matter from the general to the sector specific. Here is part 1 of a three-part...

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Major cybersecurity conferences announced for 2016

Cybersecurity events to keep you on the cutting edge next year.

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Timothy De Block on the pathway to the security talent we crave

Timothy De Block shares his Point of View (POV) on the pathway to talent as part of Leading Security Change

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Ron Woerner on the pathway to the security talent we crave

Ron Woerner shares his Point of View (POV) on the pathway to talent as part of Leading Security Change

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Dyann Bradbury on the pathway to the security talent we crave

Dyann Bradbury shares her Point of View (POV) on the pathway to talent as part of Leading Security Change

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Leading Security Change: A roadmap for security leaders to create the pathways we need to attract the talent we crave

This is the roadmap to frame the conversation for the Leading Security Change series on creating a better pathway to find and attract people to our industry

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Leading Security Change: Security leaders need to create a better pathway to get better talent

As the industry continues to grow, security leaders need to create and maintain better pathways to attract the talent we need to the industry. Learn how from our panel of leaders and their experience in this installment of Leading...

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Why information security jobs go unfilled

In this 3-part series, I dealt with the issue of a shortage of people in the information security sector. In parts 1 & 2, I addressed why firms struggle to find quality information security staff. In this final segment, I’ll discuss...

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Hacked Opinions: Veterans who transitioned into InfoSec

Today is Veterans Day in the U.S, and CSO recently questioned six veterans who are all active members of the InfoSec community. This standalone Hacked Opinions post will focus on how they transitioned into InfoSec from their military...

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Prospective security employees see too many low-ball offers

In this 3-part series, I’ll deal with the issue of a shortage of people in the information security sector. While there are a number of reasons why firms struggle to find good information security talent, I feel there are two...

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Why desensitization is ruining your security strategy (part 1)

Our information security teams are understaffed, overworked, and a result are becoming desensitized to the tell tale indicators of compromise showing up wishing our enterprise infrastructures.

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6 tips for your security awareness training

Employees must keep a sharp lookout every day for security breaches.

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Yahoo! names Bob Lord new CISO

Yahoo! announced Monday that Bob Lord has joined the Internet company as CISO.

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The security talent shortage and your leadership opportunity

Instead of focusing energy on a perceived lack of talent, invest your leadership in solutions that develop the workforce we need today and in the future

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