Training the next generation of cybersecurity experts to close the crisis gap

The biggest threat to cybersecurity departments could be the lack of qualified employees, leaving companies vulnerable.
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How automation can solve application development challenges

Security Compass has published the results of a research study examining developer views on application security, including the challenges and opportunities they face in their secure development efforts. In order for software developers and security te… Continue reading How automation can solve application development challenges

CISA and NPower offer free entry-level cybersecurity training

NPower, a US-based non-profit participating in a cybersecurity workforce development program started by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency (CISA), is looking for recruits for a free cybersecurity training program aimed at underserved populatio… Continue reading CISA and NPower offer free entry-level cybersecurity training

Solution to cybersecurity skills gap largely sits with hiring practices

(ISC)² published findings from its 2022 Cybersecurity Hiring Managers research that shed light on best practices for recruiting, hiring and onboarding entry- and junior-level cybersecurity practitioners. The research, reflecting the opinions of 1,250 c… Continue reading Solution to cybersecurity skills gap largely sits with hiring practices

What does prioritizing cybersecurity at the leadership level entail?

Week after week, month after month, shareholder cyber lawsuits hit the news. Capital One settles for $190 million. A class-action lawsuit was filed against Ultimate Kronos Group for alleged negligence regarding a ransomware attack, identifying a poor c… Continue reading What does prioritizing cybersecurity at the leadership level entail?

Three New Magnet Forensics Training Certifications Now Available to Demonstrate Your Expertise

One of the many exciting things we at Magnet Forensics unveiled at Magnet Summit 2022 was the introduction of three brand new free certification programs—giving you an opportunity to showcase your expert-level competence with Magnet Forensics products … Continue reading Three New Magnet Forensics Training Certifications Now Available to Demonstrate Your Expertise

An offensive mindset is crucial for effective cyber defense

As ransomware attacks continue to increase and cybercriminals are becoming more sophisticated, the federal government has implemented a more proactive approach when it comes to cybersecurity. As evidenced by its stated strategy to adopt a zero trust ar… Continue reading An offensive mindset is crucial for effective cyber defense

Nothing personal: Training employees to identify a spear phishing attack

Phishing attacks began years ago as simple spam, designed to trick recipients into visiting sites and becoming customers. In the meantime, they have morphed into a worldwide criminal industry. In recent years, threat actors have refined their methods o… Continue reading Nothing personal: Training employees to identify a spear phishing attack

Tackling the threats posed by shadow IT

While remote technologies have allowed businesses to shift their workforces online, this flexibility has created a swathe of challenges for IT teams who must provide a robust security framework for their organization – encompassing all the person… Continue reading Tackling the threats posed by shadow IT