A great way to bolster the dwindling cybersecurity workforce is to hire professionals who lack technical degrees but offer fresh perspectives.
Mozilla will advance cybersecurity education by teaming up with Have I Been Pwned to notify users if they are using a site that has been recently breached.
To promote security awareness throughout the organization, CISOs should invite employees in disparate departments to help design training materials.
IBM sponsored 460 women to attend this year's Hacker Halted conference in an effort to promote inclusion and diversity in the cybersecurity industry.
Companies struggling to cope with the IT skills gap can find cybersecurity talent in unlikely places, such as hacking competitions and the armed forces.
Seemingly unrelated skills — such as untangling yarn, herding cats and cataloging toys — can benefit people looking to start careers in cybersecurity.
Due to an influx of high-profile data breaches, employees are more security-aware than ever. But that doesn't always translate to good security hygiene.
Although data protection is crucial to the success of any business, many employees still circumvent security policies they mistakenly deem superfluous.
IT leaders should eschew traditional, dry security awareness training materials for entertaining content that encourages stronger user engagement.
According to a recent survey, baby boomers exhibit more cybersecurity awareness than their millennial counterparts — but not by much.