Express Recruitment of Cybersecurity Experts
Cibersecurity and intelligence are becoming strategic materials for the world's major powers as the National Security Strategies of many countries already state. Every day more palpable even to the general public the consequences of cyberattacks and that is why the US and UK have already announced that they plan to strengthen their squads for next year.
In the case of United States, the Department of Homeland Security has announced the hiring of up to a thousand people to work in risk analysis, incident response, malware and intelligence analysts, amongst other profiles. Instead, the finance minister of the United Kingdom, George Osborne, has stated that any new additions in this field will be aimed to combat terrorism and monitor extremist ideologies through the Internet surveillance.
In order to minimize the risks of the misuse of the Internet, both countries have performed changes in their respective legislations to allow the acceleration of the recruitment of specialized staff in cybersecurity. In this sense, changing these procedures to incorporate civilian personnel into military and law enforcement agencies will be a decisive factor to avoid the talent drain of our professionals towards other latitudes.
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