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3 Certifications IT Professionals Can’t Afford to Ignore

3 Certifications IT Professionals Can’t Afford to Ignore

Today’s technology professionals are under a type of pressure that did not exist 10-to-20 years ago. As technology has improved, so have the threats that can be used against it. These threats can come in the form of security compromises, employees not following protocol, data breaches, lost or damaged data, and much more. Pages: 1 […]

Dinosaur knows-it-all

5 Scary Types of Security Professionals You Will Meet in Your Career

Hello everyone ! Information Security is cool. We all  know that. But… I’ve been in the IT/Security industry for 18+ years now… which gave me the opportunity to meet the brightest security professionals around the globe, and also some who weren’t the “sharpest tool in the shed”. Far from judging, I’m just stating my perception. But […]

7 reasons why you SHOULD work in Information Security

7 reasons why you SHOULD work in Information Security

  Dear readers, Wow! what a hit it was! My previous article on  6 reasons why you should NOT work with information security was a block buster, breaking all previous page hits records of this site, and bringing along a deluge of  praises,  insults, and funny comments. I was called a comedian, an a$$hole, a betrayer and a genius, […]

Information Security Management in a "Cloudy" Environment

Information Security Management in a “Cloudy” Environment

Hi all, As you know, My Infosec Job is an open space for you to send your articles and reach thousands of Infosec professionals worldwide, leveraging your exposure and credibility in the market. Today, I present you with a useful read by Chris Martin, a senior consultant@ Interim Partners. Enjoy your read! Adriano We’ve all […]

Information Security Job Market Report 2010

Information Security Job Market Report 2010

The Barclay Simpson Recruitment agency has released a thorough report about the Information Security market in UK that is definitely worth seeing (even if you aren’t based in UK). Generally, there is an undeniable improvement of the situation over there, but 2010 still requires caution. Some highlights: New vacancies amongst our sample companies rose to […]

Information Security Consultant - PCI DSS, CISSP, QSA - Russia

Information Security Consultant – PCI DSS, CISSP, QSA – Russia

TITLE: Information Security Consultant – PCI DSS, CISSP, QSA LOCATION: Moscow, Russia RELOCATION/VISA: Need to have a relevant visa SALARY: 55k-70k Per Annum COMPANY: On request KEY REQUIREMENTS: Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, PCI DSS, CISSP, ISACA CISA, PCI SSC QSA, CISM. You must have solid experience in information security with strong consultancy and […]

What would an Information Security degree offer you?

What would an Information Security degree offer you?

Do you know where your sensitive information is or more importantly who is responsible safeguarding it? In all likelihood your personal, sensitive information is sitting in various computer databases throughout the country in all types of organizations. Hopefully your information is being guarded over by diligent and educated information security professionals whose mission in life […]

Salary Rise in InfoSec Indicates Economic Recovery

Salary Rise in InfoSec Indicates Economic Recovery

I came across this article dated Dec 07, 2009 which is from a recruitment agency in UK called Acumin, a leading provider of Information Risk Management staff in Europe. Their main areas of specialization include risk management, Information Security, Business Continuity, Storage and Data Protection. An excerpt from the article: “The indication is that these […]

Information Security Manager - UK

Information Security Manager – UK

(reposting from our group @ LinkedIn) TITLE: Information Security Manager LOCATION: UK RELOCATION/VISA: not mentioned KEY REQUIREMENTS: Consulting background, CISSP, CISM type qualifications SALARY: £40,000 – 60,000 plus excellent package

Security Intelligence Analyst, Experienced

Security Intelligence Analyst, Experienced

TITLE: Security Intelligence Analyst LOCATION: Indianapolis Metro RELOCATION: No REPORTING TO: Vice President Corporate Security