Security training needs complete overhaul

Friday, 19 November 2004, 2:55 PM EST

The poor quality of many UK-based IT security professionals is placing the nation's businesses in danger, according to the first man in the UK to get a PhD in intrusion detection and prevention.

Dr Emlyn Everitt, who was awarded his PhD by the University of Glamorgan after four years of research, has called into question the value of qualifications, including those awarded by the CISSP.

By Iain Thomson at vnunet.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

More than a third of employees would sell company data

35 percent of employees would sell information on company patents, financial records and customer credit card details if the price was right. This illustrates the growing importance for organizations to deploy data loss prevention strategies.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Fri, Jul 31st
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //