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The Truth About A Career In Risk Management - The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Here are 20 things to reflect the 20 years I have spent in this profession we call risk.
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Learning to Code after 40: If You Think It's Too Late, Read This

Learning to Code after 40: If You Think It's Too Late, Read This | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
Joshua Kraus speaks with two developers about learning to code, and starting to work in the field, after the age of 40.
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10 highest-paying IT security jobs

10 highest-paying IT security jobs | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
IT security is of major concern to all organizations, and they're willing to pay to get top talent.
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9 tech skills that pay over $120,000 and are in demand

9 tech skills that pay over $120,000 and are in demand | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
The best tech skills strike a balance, high enough in demand but also specialized enough to command decent pay.
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University IT employees fighting for jobs question security

University IT employees fighting for jobs question security | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
The IT employees say workers in India will have access to University of California at San Francisco medical and financial information as well as to files with research and study data.
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Yahoo’s CISO resigned in 2015 over secret e-mail search tool ordered by feds

Yahoo’s CISO resigned in 2015 over secret e-mail search tool ordered by feds | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
Reuters: Yahoo "complied with a classified US government directive."
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"Presuming that the report is correct, it would represent essentially the digital equivalent of a general warrant—which is forbidden by the Fourth Amendment, as Electronic Frontier Foundation lawyer Andrew Crocker noted on Twitter." However, certain things changed after the Patriot Act was made into law.
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Yahoo 'secretly scanned emails for US authorities' - BBC News

Yahoo 'secretly scanned emails for US authorities' - BBC News | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
Yahoo secretly scanned millions of its users' email accounts on behalf of the US government, according to a report by Reuters news agency.
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"Companies can challenge such orders behind closed doors in the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court. But Reuters reports that Yahoo decided not to fight the matter because it thought it would lose. It adds that some Yahoo employees were upset by that decision."
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Tim Cook defended Apple's approach to security: 'Encryption is inherently great'

Tim Cook defended Apple's approach to security: 'Encryption is inherently great' | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
Apple fought the FBI on security — and won. Now it's taking a victory lap.
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"Encryption is what makes the public safe." You should also use it to keep your business safe.
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Security Salaries Skyrocket with Pros in Hot Demand

Security Salaries Skyrocket with Pros in Hot Demand | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
There has never been a better time for security pros to get the job they want
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"over one billion unfulfilled jobs IT security globally and companies of all sizes continuing to fall victim to cyber-attacks as a result, there has never been a better time for security pros to get the job they want"
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DCS planning computer science curriculum for elementary students

DCS planning computer science curriculum for elementary students | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
Three schools in the Decatur City system are preparing to pilot a curriculum that will teach students as early as kindergarten how to write computer programs.
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Teaching kids about how to use computing technology is an honorable career path.
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Cyber Skills In High Demand Well Into The Future | Onrec

Cyber Skills In High Demand Well Into The Future | Onrec | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
Online Recruitment magazine for HR Directors, Personnel Managers, Job Boards and Recruiters with information on the internet recruitment industry
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Modernizing IT for a digital era | McKinsey & Company

Modernizing IT for a digital era | McKinsey & Company | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
As digital disruptions impose greater demands on IT systems and organizations, companies must consider an end-to-end approach for upgrading and managing business technologies.
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8 Steps To Building A Successful Cyber-Security Career - InformationWeek

8 Steps To Building A Successful Cyber-Security Career - InformationWeek | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
Information security professionals are in high demand, but entering the field can be tricky. Follow these tips to build a successful cyber-security career.
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Denver’s cybersecurity workers paid higher than national average

Denver’s cybersecurity workers paid higher than national average | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
According to Robert Half Technology, demand for computer security jobs so great in the Denver area that salary ranges are about 5 percent higher than the national range.
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Physical Security: Managing the Intruder

Physical Security: Managing the Intruder | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
IT Security Training & Resources by InfoSec Institute
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As a cybersecurity expert, you should also be knowledgeable on physical security.
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Want a sure-fire well-paid job? Train to fight computer hackers

Want a sure-fire well-paid job? Train to fight computer hackers | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
Want a career with zero chances of going jobless?
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Tech industry ponders how to fill Colorado’s 10,000 cybersecurity job openings

Tech industry ponders how to fill Colorado’s 10,000 cybersecurity job openings | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
The shortage of tech workers is apparently at its most scarce in the cybersecurity world.
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IT Salary: 12 Best-Paying IT Jobs - Datamation

IT Salary: 12 Best-Paying IT Jobs - Datamation | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
If your job title includes the words 'data' or 'architect,' you can expect a large salary for 2017.
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‘The ghost in the machine’: Managing technology risk | McKinsey & Company

‘The ghost in the machine’: Managing technology risk | McKinsey & Company | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
Technological risks are becoming more prominent--and more dangerous. Six principles can guide banks as they manage them.
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The adequate mitigation of technology risk requires a coordinated effort that goes beyond IT-centered remedies. Leading banks are creating specialized teams within the enterprise-risk-management group to manage technology risk, in all its manifestations, across the organization.
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Welcome to the Dark Net, a Wilderness Where Invisible World Wars Are Fought and Hackers Roam Free

Welcome to the Dark Net, a Wilderness Where Invisible World Wars Are Fought and Hackers Roam Free | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
Through the eyes of a master hacker turned security expert, William Langewiesche chronicles the rise of the Dark Net—where weapons, drugs, and information are bought, sold, and hacked—and learns how high the stakes have really become.
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The Shortage of Cybersecurity Experts is a National Security Threat

CHATSWORTH, Calif., Sept. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shortage of Cybersecurity Experts is a National Security Threat. Identity Management Institut
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Cybersecurity For Dummies | Palo Alto Networks

Cybersecurity For Dummies | Palo Alto Networks | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
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Free e-book. You can get it here. "Your go-to guide for the latest on cybersecurity, this 2nd Edition e-book is packed with breach prevention insights — so you’ll have smart answers for any questions that come up. "
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Who Is Alonzo Knowles? Celebrity Sex Tape Hacker Plans To Write Book On Celebrity Secrets, Report Says

Who Is Alonzo Knowles? Celebrity Sex Tape Hacker Plans To Write Book On Celebrity Secrets, Report Says | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
Alonzo Knowles, who has not been officially linked to "The Fappening," will be sentenced Tuesday for hacking into several accounts.
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8 Ways You Can Still Land an Interview When You Don't Meet All the Requirements

8 Ways You Can Still Land an Interview When You Don't Meet All the Requirements | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
Eight career coaches weigh in on how essential it is to meet the job description requirements—and what else you should do to get ahead in the job search.
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The Man Who Lit The Dark Web

The Man Who Lit The Dark Web | IT and Cybersecurity Trends | Scoop.it
Chris white went from Harvard science to military intelligence. Now his tools are helping bust sex-trafficking rings
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