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.
IT leaders should eschew traditional, dry security awareness training materials for entertaining content that encourages stronger user engagement.
Data scientist jobs have topped Glassdoor's list for the second year in a row. How do IT professionals get their foot in the door?
CISOs should take a moment to recognize the hard work, patience and resilience of their staffers on National IT Professionals Day.
A liberal arts education, supplemented with technical training and extracurricular experience, can set students up for successful careers in cybersecurity.
Today's CISO needs to be more than just a security leader. The role now demands constant communication, continuous education and acute business sense.
A seasoned, experienced mentor can be an invaluable resource for an aspiring professional looking to start a successful cybersecurity career.
Before pursuing a cybersecurity career, aspiring security professionals should first determine which areas of expertise they would like to specialize in.