How Old-School Hackers are Enabling the Next Generation of Offensive Security Professionals (Security Intelligence)


As an industry, cybersecurity has come a long way since it first started in the late 1990s. Back then we didn’t have degrees in cybersecurity from prestigious colleges, because they didn’t exist. Most of us were just “hackers.” Fast-forward to today, and many of the industry’s founders, those same hackers, are leading security programs for some of the largest companies in the world.