Is Security Professional Development Too Expensive?

As the security industry continues to grapple with a shortage in skilled professionals, particularly within very specific niches like application security, the state of security professional development continues to keep the industry locked up in a number of hotly contested debates.

IT security career advice: Landing an information security job

After 10 years of navigating the stormy seas of an information security career, yet another major disruption recently motivated me to change employers. I find job searching painful and at times humiliating, but at least this time around I had a lot of company.

Moscow to cooperate with India in the field of information security

Moscow authorities are interested in sharing experiences with India on everyday matters, and first of all, the information security of the city. This was announced on Wednesday in New Delhi by Sergey Cheremin, head of the Moscow Department of Foreign Economic and International Relations.

The effect of BYOD on information security

A new survey outlines the practical experience of IT/security professionals over the increasing use of personal devices within their business environment during the last 12 months.

Information security at work [INFOGRAPHIC] : who is sharing sensitive and personal information?

At a time when EU data-protection legislation is under review and companies are increasingly urged to protect the sensitive customer and employee data they hold, Iron Mountain research shows that just over one third of European office workers regularly share confidential company information with their colleagues, and more than a quarter are passing on secrets about other staff!