Skills Gap Affects Cybersecurity (Security Boulevard)


According to research, 74 percent of organizations have been impacted by the cybersecurity skills talent shortage. That impact ranges from an increased workload for current staff to hiring and training junior staff because there isn’t anyone available to fill current needs. This lack of cybersecurity talent is giving adversaries a leg up, the research added. Nearly two-thirds of the respondents admitted that the cyber defenders are over-matched.