If you’re new to information security, and you want to know your standards from your systems and your risk threat from your risk appetite, then you’ve come to the right place.
Starting a career in information security can be daunting: the technology is fast-paced and the board-level governance issues are intimidating. But with the right knowledge behind you, and a bit of experience and dedication to push you along, there is nothing stopping you.
While the information security industry is booming, finding the right candidates to fill positions is becoming increasingly hard and has resulted in a massive cyber security skills shortage. More than half of the global cyber security professionals polled in January and February by ISACA and RSA reported that fewer than 25% of cyber security applicants are qualified for the job, according to the “State of Cybersecurity: Implications for 2015” study.
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Designed to help you develop your knowledge and understanding of key information security topics, this collection of bestselling titles will help you learn more about open source intelligence techniques, penetration testing, information security best practices and how to succeed in the industry.
The bundle includes:
- Information Security – A Practical Guide
- The Tao of Open Source Intelligence
- The Security Consultant’s Handbook
- Penetration Testing: Protecting Networks and Systems
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