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Top Cybersecurity Jobs in Demand

With a projected talent gap expected to reach 2 million by 2019, industry experts and analysts are scrambling to fill key cybersecurity positions amid advances in cyberattacks. According to Stephen Zafarino, senior director of recruiting at Mondo, "It definitely can be a challenge—demand is extremely high, and supply is very low, so it's a candidate's market". [...]

2018-10-04T16:10:39+00:00Categories: Careers, Cybersecurity|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Top Cybersecurity Jobs in Demand

Top Paying Cybersecurity Certifications

What certification will give you the most bang for your buck and ensure quick vertical mobility up the corporate ladder? Global Knowledge’s IT Skills and Salary survey addresses that question by reviewing certifications that had a corresponding exam and received at least 115 survey responses. If you are looking to specialize your skillset and [...]

2018-10-04T16:08:31+00:00Categories: Careers, Cybersecurity|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Top Paying Cybersecurity Certifications

4 Top High-paying Jobs in Cybersecurity

With more than a billion identities exposed through data breaches, there’s never been a greater need for cybersecurity experts. Which means companies are looking to fill cybersecurity jobs to fill. As a new report from security firm Symantec highlights, cyberattackers are using more sophisticated methods to breach defenses, and increasingly making a very comfortable living. When people [...]

2018-10-04T15:50:00+00:00Categories: Careers, Cybersecurity|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on 4 Top High-paying Jobs in Cybersecurity

6 Specialized Cybersecurity Roles

There’s a serious skills gap in the information security industry. Cybersecurity specialists are hard to come by, causing a major talent shortage in the U.S. To give one example, technology industry data firm CyberSeek estimates that of 128,000 information security analyst openings across the country, only 88,000 are filled. That’s 40,000 empty seats in one of the cybersecurity’s most-advertised [...]

2018-10-04T15:46:45+00:00Categories: Careers, Cybersecurity|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on 6 Specialized Cybersecurity Roles

6 Key Cybersecurity Influencers

Look through most lists of influential cybersecurity experts and chances are the names will belong to those working in the technical trenches: the analysts, engineers, and consultants working to beat cyberattacks around the country. Yet we should also consider thought leaders, media and press, and information security governance experts, as well as, the hands-on practitioners. Here are [...]

2018-10-04T15:35:50+00:00Categories: Experts|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on 6 Key Cybersecurity Influencers

Jumpstarting a Career in Cybersecurity: Expert Advice

To open the door to a lucrative career in cybersecurity, the consensus is you’ll need some form of a degree. Beyond that, the routes to various roles vary widely. Three cybersecurity experts in particular have forged very different career paths. Lesley Carhart leads the security incident response team at Motorola Solutions; Daniel Miessler is the client advisory [...]

2018-10-04T15:25:17+00:00Categories: Careers|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Jumpstarting a Career in Cybersecurity: Expert Advice

How to Earn a Cyber Security Certificate and Make It a Master’s Degree

Unsure of how to advance your cyber security career? Why not explore a cyber security certificate? Gain a specialization that will help you stand out from the crowd. There’s no doubt that Information Technology (IT) offers an interesting, varied, and financially rewarding career. The IT industry is constantly changing, so it’s vital to stay current [...]

2018-10-13T03:50:37+00:00Categories: Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on How to Earn a Cyber Security Certificate and Make It a Master’s Degree

How Secure is Too Secure? Is There Such a Thing?

With such precision focus on cyber security among businesses over the past several years, it’s understandable that many are taking security to a new level. But what happens when passwords, authentication, and other methods become too cumbersome? Can there actually be such a thing as too much security – or should businesses always err on the side of caution? [...]

2018-10-13T03:53:52+00:00Categories: Cybersecurity|Tags: , , |Comments Off on How Secure is Too Secure? Is There Such a Thing?

Cyber Security or Information Assurance: Which Career is Right for You?

In the discipline's early days, the majority of cyber security training was done on the job. As the field became more structured, educational institutions started offering advanced cyber security degrees. This begs the question – which one is right for you? There is a range of cyber security degrees available for those looking to improve their skills and boost their long-term career [...]

2018-09-25T18:53:27+00:00Categories: Careers|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Cyber Security or Information Assurance: Which Career is Right for You?

Building a Cybersecurity Team: What Does It Take?

With so many resources and such emphasis placed on the importance of cybersecurity departments in the public and private sphere, it’s important to know how these types of groups are structured and the skills needed to operate them. Safe usage of the internet and protection of confidential data against constant attacks is now a core business [...]

2018-09-26T00:38:48+00:00Categories: Cybersecurity|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Building a Cybersecurity Team: What Does It Take?