Alex Warner

We’re a big weapon in the war against cybercrime

The world is facing a security skills gap, and FE can deliver much-needed talent

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Cybersecurity can have an impact on anyone. Whether it is governments, individuals or businesses, the disrupting effect of breaches can be devastating. The threat posed by cybercriminals has never been more severe, so there is a growing need for IT specialists to adapt and innovate to keep up with the pace of change. Businesses know they need to bolster network defences, and many are on the hunt for cybersecurity staff.

A large industry has developed to protect individuals and companies from the cyber-threat – but there is a major skills shortage. Data compiled by the Centre for Cyber Safety ...

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