Why, despite the rapid pace of threats, do we still measure skills with paper?
We’re part of an industry that wears its rapid pace of change as a badge of honour. There’s no question that cybersecurity demands a constantly evolving skill set.
Current predictions put the number of open security roles at 3.5 million by 2021; it’s impossible for all of those individuals to attend days of classroom training to validate their knowledge. At the other extreme, googling the latest breach currently qualifies as training in thinly spread teams.