Is the New Cybercriminal Mafia Winning? Recruitment, Retention and the Hire

The Keynote Theatre

Wed 26th Sep 09:30 to 10:00

Without question, cybercriminals are the New Mafia of today’s world. The manner in which they operate is very similar to the traditional mafia of decades past. Today, there is an ongoing cybersecurity talent gap. And, cybercriminals are taking notice and capitalizing on white hat shortcomings. At the same time, it’s becoming increasingly hard to hire the right people with the acumen, training and know-how to protect today’s enterprises from security threats. Is the new cybercriminal mafia stealing all the good security talent? And, how?

What you will take away from this session

  • Differences between recruiting for white hatters and black hatters and the average salaries and opportunities of each type
  • What makes someone go into cybercrime and why they stay
  • Why the enterprise needs to up its game with respect to training and keeping more white hats in the field and how to do so


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Marcin Kleczynski Marcin Kleczynski View Profile