Talk on Professionalism in the Cyber Security Industry by Ian Glover

Ian Glover, Council of Registerd Ethical Security Testers (CREST)

Tuesday 27 November 2012, 1400-1500

The talk will describe:

  • The need for professionalization within the technical information assurance industry
  • Why there is such a good opportunity to enter the industry
  • The professional qualifications that are available for students to aim for once they have entered the industry
  • Examples from current penetration testers in different points in their career
  • Government and private sector schemes
  • Opportunities for Internships and junior roles
  • Student CREST membership and opportunities to apply for CREST awards through the university.

Ian will give his talk in C74 in InfoLab