Homeland Security to Fast Track Hiring of up to 1,000 New Cyber Personnel
The Department of Homeland Security plans to fast track the hiring of up to 1,000 new cybersecurity personnel by June, according to a notice set to be published tomorrow [Nov. 10] in the Federal Register.
Positions OK’d by the Office of Personnel Management for special Schedule A hiring authority include personnel with job duties including:
- Cyber risk and analysis;
- Cyberincident response, including analyzing malware and other vulnerabilities;
- Detecting and assessing cyber vulnerabilities; and
- Intelligence analysis, among other areas…
Meanwhile in this country:
I Wouldn’t on Bet Cyber Security as Big Canadian Election Issue…
Here’s the dismal reality:
Sure wasn’t a big election issue. Sigh. We are going to be done in pretty badly and pretty soon one expects.