TITLE

Wanted: Cybersecurity personnel

AUTHOR(S)
Mohoney, Doug
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Urgent Communications;Mar2011, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article provides an in-depth analysis of the shortage of information technology professionals needed to secure sensitive U.S. government data. This problem is reportedly compounded by the fact that the U.S. government agencies lag behind private firms in recruiting cybersecurity professionals because of stringent security clearance requirement. Recognizing the crisis, the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) released a report calling for improvements in educational systems and training programs in cybersecurity.
ACCESSION #
59414386

 

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