Skills Gap in Cybersecurity Must be Addressed (Business Mirror)


The global community will need more cyber-security experts as challenges on cyber security are getting bigger and becoming more complicated, according to a top official at IBM. “The world is not producing enough talent to work on cybersecurity problems as they get worse by the day,” said Malcolm Rowe, business unit executive for Asean of IBM Security, in a recent briefing with Manila-based IT journalists. Rowe lamented a lot of organizations are reluctant in investing in strengthening their cyber-security infrastructure because of the cost factor.