. https://blog.rapid7.com/2019/03/05/seasoned-pros-share-career-advice-for-cybersecurity-success/
blog article
Whether you are just kicking off your career in cybersecurity or are in the process of building a security team, it can be difficult to know where you should focus your attention to avoid potential missteps along the way. To help, we asked some seasoned pros to share what they’ve learned over the course of their careers that would have made a significant impact if they were just setting off at the starting gate. Here’s what they had to say: 1. Brandon Condarco, Network Analyst at FIS Global. The biggest pain points are not how many vulnerabilities are out there, but rather how many of those are exploited because of internal user ignorance. Train up your staff to learn how to spot phishing attacks and that not everything needs to be clicked. Come up with a game plan to attack vulnerabilities, and really put forth the money for great software. PILOT, PILOT, PILOT! 2. Pedro van Herten. Security is not just an IT issue—the whole company must be aware of security. READ MORE