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Check Point partners with Singapore Polytechnic to strengthen cybersecurity skills in Singapore

June 10, 2019 / Back End News

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd., a provider of cyber security solutions globally, today announced that it will provide a comprehensive cybersecurity curriculum to Singapore Polytechnic as part of the Check Point SecureAcademy™ education program worldwide. As Singapore continues to transform the nation through technology, having secure, trusted and resilient cyber security nation-wide is the quintessential vision. Cyber threats and crimes are becoming more sophisticated, while organizations are warming up to a healthy awareness for the need for cybersecurity capabilities. Against the polarity of cyber threats and cybersecurity expertise, Singapore is set to face a potential shortage of up to 3,400 cyber-security professionals by 2020. Globally, an estimated 3.5 million unfilled positions will be expected by 2021. In an effort to address the massive shortfall in cybersecurity professionals worldwide, the Check Point SecureAcademy program is designed to advance students from ...