Cybersecurity

The Great Cybersecurity Labor Epidemic

How many of us have heard from Cybersecurity Ventures that the cybersecurity unemployment rate has dropped to zero-percentage? This news has become the base for many security blogs, hiring firms, industry discussions, and of course the training institutes. The growing awareness of this lack of information security professionals has left organizations trying to identify the…

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Your Next Move to Creating a Cyber Safe Organization: Incident Handling

No matter how good the information security practices are in your organization, attackers are more sophisticated than that, especially with the release of new techniques and tools. For this reason, periodical assessment and continuous improvement of the security processes is very important. It is not just the pre-breach security measures that ensure the overall safety…

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The Rise and Rise of Cybersecurity

We are living in a technically-advanced world where so many things are automated and driven by artificial intelligence. The rise in technology has been accompanied by a rise in cybercrime. On one side, you have ‘script kiddies’ who release ransomware with minimal thought or effort, and on the other side, there are ‘state-backed’ hackers, who…

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EC-Council’s C|CISO and C|HFI Programs approved as Baseline certifications for the US Department of Defense IA Workforce under DoD 8140

EC-Council announces the official approval of both the Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO) and the Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) programs as new baseline skill certification options for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) cyber workforce in several categories. Specifically, the CCISO program is a recognized certification for the DoD IAM Level II, IAM…