- 14 Nov
When people want to get into cybersecurity, the natural reaction inclination is to search the Internet for advice. When you do that, you inevitably come across grandiose advice from "influencers" who tell you that you shouldn't need to waste your time on college degrees, certifications, or relevant experience. Jobs that require such are gatekeeping and are unfair. These influencers care more about generating likes and engagement, as opposed to helping others. This presentation will give practical advice to those who want to pursue cybersecurity careers, while covering the actual purposes of degrees, certifications, and the like.