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Here’s what we have in store for you this week:
Diversity Deficient Cyber Security Industry – Skills Gap Made Worse
The cyber gap, the difference between the demand for cyber security professionals and their supply, is projected to reach 1.8million by 2022, and with the on-going debate over the diversity in the workplace, it is particularly shocking that women currently only make up 20% of the industry’s workforce.
Cyber Attack is Now a Case of ‘When’ and not ‘If’ for UK CEOs
A recent survey suggests that CEOs from some of Britain’s biggest businesses believe they will be a victim of a cyber attack. With reports of both cyber attacks and breaches now daily around the world, 39 percent of UKs CEOs surveyed believed they will be targeted by a cyber attack.
Hamas Hacked Israeli Soldiers through World Cup Phone App, Israel Claims
Operation Broken Heart’ finds Palestinian militants allegedly using increasingly sophisticated football and dating apps to spy on young troops.
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