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5 Great ‘Starter’ Cybersecurity Certifications (Business News Daily

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Looking for a career change in the new year? There’s no better time to consider a career in cybersecurity: U.S. businesses and government agencies are spending billions of dollars each year to protect their data and assets from malicious attacks, with Forbes reporting that $170 billion will be spent worldwide by 2020.

With the demand for qualified security professionals soaring, certification is a logical way for you to verify your skills and knowledge, and to get your resume noticed. Here are five certifications that can help launch your cybersecurity career.