15,000+ RSAC Speaking Submission Titles: How The World Talks Security

Perhaps you’ve noticed the slogan of the RSA Conference is “Where the World Talks Security.” It’s a good slogan. But have you ever wondered “how” the world talks security? That’s definitely of interest to the RSA Conference organizers as well as us here at the Cyentia Institute. So, we combined our collective data and analytical powers to study that question in a report that’s just been released. The report titled “Abstractions of Security” mines a decade’s worth (~15,000) of Call for Paper (CFP) submissions from 2009 to the upcoming 2018 conference. Some may remember a similar analysis from a…
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The Internet Wants You: Consider a Career in Cybersecurity

I want to share something with you that may not be apparent based on content statistics alone—the Internet is more than just cat videos. It stores and connects much of our lives, our livelihoods, and yes, even our livestock. That, of course, means there’s important stuff on there that needs to be protected from all manner of online threats, fraud, and pranks—including cyber cow tipping. Unfortunately for cats and cattle (and other stuff) around the world, there simply aren’t enough skilled cybersecurity professionals available to give them the protection they so desperately need. Will you…
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