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WHAT’S CAUSING THE CYBER-SECURITY SKILLS GAP?
The proliferation of next-gen technology into mainstream society has been a boon for consumers, entrepreneurs, and business owners alike. Between the rise of mobile computing, the Internet of Things (IoT), and modern social media, our society is more connected than ever before. But all of this technology presents some new problems, too. According to recent studies, the number of companies that report problematic shortages in the cybersecurity skills of their staff has increased steadily over the past several years. While approximately 23 percent of companies indicated such an issue in 2014, more than 50 percent face the same challenge today. Additionally, recent reports show that, not surprisingly, 100 percent of tech companies view cybersecurity and privacy breaches as a risk, with 88 percent concerned about their ability manage their IT infrastructure, and 78 percent worried about how they’ll comply with data privacy regulations. So what’s the problem with cybersecurity? What’s causing such a lack of know-how on such an important cause? Let’s take a look. READ MORE