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Where Are the Cybersecurity Professionals?

By David Cagical

The demand for cybersecurity professionals is increasing rapidly, both in the public and private sectors worldwide. The rise of cyber threats and attacks necessitates strong defenses, managed by skilled cyber professionals who have significant responsibilities throughout the day.

Society is increasingly embracing technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT) in various aspects of life, leading to convenience but also raising concerns about privacy violations and financial asset theft. To address the shortage of cyber resources, a long-term commitment is required to build a robust pipeline of professionals from K-12 schools to graduate programs.