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CSO Spotlight: Eddie Garcia, Cloudera

For Eddie Garcia, job satisfaction comes from “[seeing his] contributions help organizations securely process data for good.” His best advice for aspiring security leaders is to focus on your passion and let the rest fall into place —...

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CSO Spotlight: David Cook, Databricks

For Cook, the best trend in cybersecurity right now is the use of artificial intelligence and machine learning because, he says, "security is about spotting patterns, and new services based on machine learning can help analysts spot...

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Does it matter who the CISO reports to?

Reporting relationships are more than lines on an org chart, they're lines of authority. Ultimately, who the CISO reports to may say more about an organization's maturity than it does about an individual's effectiveness.

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CSO Spotlight: Justin Somaini, SAP

Perhaps controversially, Somaini doesn't believe that cybersecurity is constantly changing. For him, all you need is all you've ever needed: a solid grasp on security theory and a comprehensive understanding of technology trends.

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CSO Spotlight: Grant Bourzikas, McAfee

The skills shortage is real, is likely bigger than most estimates suggest, and isn't just about the sheer numbers of people, says Bourzikas. His advice for aspiring IT leaders: emphasize and encourage diversity of thought on your...

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7 highest-paying IT security jobs, 2018

IT security is of major concern to all organizations, and they're willing to pay to get top talent. Are you being paid what you are worth? Take a minute to check.

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What is a CSO? Understanding the critical chief security officer role

The CSO is the executive responsible for the organization's entire security posture, both physical and cyber, and has the big picture view of the company's operational risk.

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CIO Leadership Live with Sanjay Shringarpure, CIO, E.& J. Gallo Winery | Ep 8

In this Q&A, host Maryfran Johnson talks one-on-one with Sanjay Shringarpure, CIO at E.& J. Gallo Winery, about the changing landscape of IT and innovation technologies in the agriculture industry, the challenges of recruiting talent,...

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Top cyber security certifications: Who they're for, what they cost, and which you need

Expand your skills, know-how and career horizons with these highly respected cyber security certifications.

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8 essential sites for researching your next employer

Landing a job interview feels great, but how much do you know about your potential employer? Job listings often illicit more questions than provide answers. Knowing where to find inside information can mean the difference between...

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Improving security with diversity beyond the checkbox

Security and diversity mean being compliant and fair, but also mean you need to get the widest possible range of perspectives.

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10 tips for making your self-evaluation more meaningful

Whether you think your company uses the information or not, self-evaluations are a necessary device for professional development. Here’s how to make the most of the dreaded self-evaluation process.

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What is a virtual CISO? When and how to hire one

A virtual CISO (vCISO) can bring both strategic and operational leadership on security to companies that can't afford a full-time person in the role.

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The Importance of Discerning Between Job Burnout and PTSD

It is important to discuss the key differences between PTSD and burnout in order for us to avoid making light of a serious psychological disorder

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7 IT salary and hiring trends for 2018

Demand for tech talent will continue to outpace supply in the year ahead, while the mix of skills necessary to remain relevant in IT will undergo a significant shift.

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Cyber NYC boosts the Big Apple's cybersecurity industry

New York City Economic Development Corp. launches Cyber NYC to foster public-private partnerships focused on building a vibrant cybersecurity community and talent pool in the largest U.S. city.

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Cybersecurity job fatigue affects many security professionals

Infosec professionals face occupational hazards such as long hours, high stress levels, and career frustration that can lead to mental health issues.

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Young girls are society's future cyber crime fighters

There are lots of opportunities for girls in cybersecurity. The problem is they don't know what those opportunities are. Parents and guidance counselors can help.

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10 Best Places to Work in 2018

Looking for a better workplace? Here are the 10 best companies you can work for, according to Glassdoor.

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What is ethical hacking? Penetration testing basics and requirements

Ethical hacking, also known as penetration testing, is legally breaking into computers and devices to test an organization's defenses. Here’s what ethical hacking entails and tips for breaking into the role.

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