DEI Recruiting Strategy: Why Is It Crucial in Cybersecurity?

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A Lack of Diversity in Staff Is Damaging to Your Security Cybersecurity is crucial in a world where hackers are becoming increasingly sophisticated and determined to steal your data. Yet it’s tough to hire the right people. Demand for professionals in the industry is multiplying, but there is an acute talent shortage to fill positions.…

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Cybersecurity Employee Retention Strategies

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Tips to Help You Retain Cybersecurity Professionals in Your Business Addressing the cybersecurity skills gap is a crucial factor you must plan for to help your organization to expand in a candidate-driven market. But it would help if you also faced another challenge head-on – employee retention. Getting talent through your doors is one thing;…

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How Can We Have Better Cybersecurity For Less?

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Earlier Detection Leads to Improved Security and Less Costly Mitigation Measures Does cybersecurity have to be expensive? In the age of cyber warfare and digital intelligence, it is more important than ever for businesses to make cybersecurity a top concern. Not only does it protect against cybercrime, but it also makes sure that companies can…

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Cybersecurity 101: Recruiting in a Candidate-Driven Market

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Tip for More Effective Hiring For your organization to remain secure and competitive in the digital world, you need the best staff in the cybersecurity industry. You know this, yet you’re struggling to fill your cybersecurity jobs with high-caliber candidates. Why? Your biggest challenge in hiring today is that you’re in a candidate-driven market. But…

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How do I Improve our Cybersecurity Culture?

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Shift to a Dynamic Cybersecurity Culture If you want your employees to more cybersecurity aware, develop a cybersecurity culture. This will help you manage the cyber threats that involve all aspects of your business, including human resources, infrastructure, and digital information. In the report, ‘Perspectives on transforming cybersecurity’, one of McKinsey & Co’s conclusions is that, “Culture change…

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The Diversity Issue In Cybersecurity: What Can Be Done?

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Lack Of Representation The issue as it stands today is that there is simply not enough minority representation in the field of cybersecurity. According to the most recent publication of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 75% of all information security professionals are White. Meanwhile, other minorities are left with about a fourth of the cyber…

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Does Effective Cybersecurity Have to Be Expensive?

The Risks and Solutions You Need to Know In the connected world, and one which is increasingly ‘lived’ in the cloud, your business is under constant threat of cyberattack. A report from IBM discovered that the average total cost of a single data breach escalated to $3.86 million in 2020. It also found the United…

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Is a Vendor Your Biggest Cybersecurity Headache?

Risks of a Supply Chain Attack Cybersecurity is a main focal point in most organization’s business objectives. But have you considered the risks posed by attacks on your vendors, and what it could do to your business? A supply chain attack is when your system is infiltrated via an attack on a vendor’s system, where…

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Bridging The Cybersecurity Skills Gap

Recently, our CEO Kris Rides put out a statement on LinkedIn regarding the cause of the cyber security skills gap. The post quickly gained traction and encouraged an engaging conversation among the thousands of security professionals that it reached. Kris’ main point is essentially that the cause of the cyber security security skills gap is…

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