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HOW TO BUILD A CYBERSECURITY CAREER

According to data by Norwich University, despite cyber-threats increasing rapidly year after year, the skill gap is monumental. In fact, Cisco reports a shortage of over 1,000,000 cyber professionals. The lack of qualified cybersecurity professionals is one of the main reasons why we are yet unable to get a handle…

WHY YOU SHOULD TEACH YOURSELF CYBERSECURITY

Successful people like to know and understand the intricacies of their subject of work. This way they gain control over the subject they are learning about, which would help them when making decisions. Every successful professional or business person have some things in common. One trait that stands out is…

HOW TO SOLVE THE CYBERSECURITY SKILLS SHORTAGE

We’ve all read and heard somewhere about the cybersecurity skills shortage. For me, this brings up the question of how to solve the cybersecurity skills shortage. In my life, I’ve learned that every problem has a solution. Solving the cybersecurity skills shortage should be no different. It is just a…

STARTING YOUR BUSINESS AS A CYBERSECURITY CONSULTANT

Starting your business as a cybersecurity consultant is an important decision to make when you consider that your income will be based on how much effort you put into your client’s business. Gone will be the days when no matter how much effort you were putting into your job, you…

Cybersecurity Myths

When it comes to securing your most valuable asset there is nothing worse than having the wrong perception of what threats you can receive or ignoring the risks of exposing the vulnerabilities of your assets. It doesn’t matter if it’s your wallet which you have with you all the time,…

Why Use a VPS for Security Research

The term VPS stands for Virtual Private Server. I.T. Professionals pioneered the use of VPS mostly for running corporate applications. Basically, a VPS requires one server. You install a virtual manager application on this server and begin creating one or more VPS in it. You can create as many VPS…

Cybersecurity Researchers Dilemma

Our current cyber environment is the product of the decisions we have made as cybersecurity professionals. As cybersecurity professionals that we are, our main job is not only to protect and secure the data and the assets that create such data but to oversee the profession and to influence people…

HOW TO SETUP YOUR OWN CYBERSECURITY LAB

The importance of having the best tools In this post, I will discuss how to setup your own cybersecurity lab with the equipment setup that I have based on a system that has worked for me all these years. You can find all of my recommended tools in my “Recommended…