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What is ethical hacking? How to get paid to break into computers

Ethical hacking is legally breaking into computers and devices to test an organization's defenses. Here’s what ethical hacking entails and the certifications and training you need to become an ethical hacker.

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Bruce Schneier takes his pitch for public-interest security to RSA Conference

Bruce Schneier's new all-day track at the RSA Conference explores idea that security pros, like lawyers, should be expected to engage in a certain amount of pro bono work.

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The CSO guide to top security conferences, 2019

CSO Online’s calendar of upcoming security conferences makes it easy to find the events that matter the most to you.

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CIO Leadership Live with Kristie Grinnell, CIO & VP IT at General Dynamics Information Technology | Ep 21

Kristie Grinnell, CIO & VP Information Technology & Supply Chain at General Dynamics Information Technology, and Maryfran Johnson get together to discuss the use of AI in military missions, the importance of data governance, the...

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The new CISO's playbook: 5 rules to follow

Today’s privacy and regulatory requirements, breadth of threats and bad employee behavior require chief information security officers to add some new moves to the old playbook.

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OSCP cheating allegations a reminder to verify hacking skills when hiring

A former student’s claim of widespread cheating on the OSCP exam underscores need to test security job candidates.

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What is digital forensics? And how to land a job in this hot field

Digital forensics is the application of scientific investigatory techniques to digital crimes and attacks. Think beyond the awful (and justly cancelled) TV show CSI Cyber; digital forensics is a crucial aspect of law and business in...

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IDG CMO Perspectives: Jim Williams, VP Marketing, BlueCat

Jim Williams, VP Marketing of BlueCat, discusses how content is the new advertising in this edition of IDG CMO Perspectives. During the conversation with Rob O’Regan, global content director with IDG Communications, he also discusses...

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How cyber competitions can help fill the cybersecurity talent shortage

The Cyber Security Challenge Masterclass event helps employers find skilled but non-traditional job candidates.

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What is a CISO? Responsibilities and requirements for this vital leadership role

The chief information security officer (CISO) is the executive responsible for an organization's information and data security. Learn what it takes to land a CISO job and how to be successful in the role.

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The cybersecurity skills shortage is getting worse

More than half of organizations report a “problematic shortage” of cybersecurity skills, and there is no end in sight.

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How to reduce security staff turnover? Focus on culture and people

HM Health Solutions CISO Omar Khawaja reduced security team attrition by focusing on a strong culture and providing effective communication channels to management.

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Security Recruiter Directory

To find the right security job or hire the right candidate, you first need to find the right recruiter. CSO's security recruiter directory is your one-stop shop.

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CIO Leadership Live with Vince Kellen, CIO at University of California, San Diego | Ep 17

In this episode, host Maryfran Johnson talks with Vince Kellen, CIO, University of California at San Diego, about data science, cloud computing and the future of the online learning space.

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Career advice: Good enough security trumps best security

The realization that most of the world doesn’t want the best security will help you advance in your security career.

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IDG CMO Perspectives: Loren Jarrett, Chief Marketing Officer, Progress

Loren Jarrett, CMO of Progress, has assembled a team of “doers” to help create the “best-next” experience for customers. In a conversation with Rob O’Regan, global content director with IDG Communications, Loren details how her team...

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CIO Leadership Live with Dick Daniels, CIO of Kaiser Permanente | Ep 14

In this episode, host Maryfran Johnson talks with Dick Daniels, CIO of Kaiser Permanente, about the forces shaping the healthcare industry, and how the healthcare consortium is taking on the tasks of improving IT productivity and...

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IDG CMO Perspectives: Jim Jackson, Chief Marketing Officer, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

The role of Chief Marketing Officer has grown increasingly complex. But to Jim Jackson, CMO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, the key to success is remaining focused. In a conversation with Rob O’Regan, global content director with IDG...

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