cyber skills gap

October 19, 2023


Closing the Cybersecurity Skills Gap and Opening Opportunities

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Every day, we see powerful examples of how cybersecurity needs to be at the forefront of national security and business operations. Our goal is to strengthen our businesses, governments, and organizations by bridging the cyber skills gap — thereby creating opportunities that lead to a more diverse and inclusive global economy, for all.

April 21, 2023


Closing the cybersecurity gap in Europe

4 min read

This blog looks at the latest EU cyber initiatives that focus on cybersecurity through people - a fundamental element to effective cybersecurity. Cisco stands ready to contribute its expertise in cyber skills and cyber defense to build a stronger Europe.

March 12, 2020


Women at Cisco take on the Cyberstart Challenge – Will You?

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At Cisco, we wanted to create an internal competition to encourage our Women in Cybersecurity community members to step out of their comfort zone and learn new areas of cybersecurity. Nearly one hundred Cisco women across the globe participated in the CyberStart Challenge.

The Cybersecurity Talent Shortfall: How the Cisco Networking Academy is Meeting the Demand

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According to the FBI’s annual Internet Crime Report, in the United States alone, cybercrime cost organizations $2.7 billion in 2018. These costs not only include service disruption, but loss of productivity, reputation damage, and other business impacts. There are many cybersecurity education programs available, but are they effectively preparing students to join the workforce?

March 27, 2019


Women Leading in Cyber – Welcome to WiCyS 2019

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It’s time for the annual Women in Cyber Security Conference (WiCyS). Cisco is once again a VIP sponsor as well as a Founding Partner of this motivating and important event.

October 10, 2018


The Way In – Paths to a Cyber Career When You’re Not a Math Geek

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In reality, there are a broad variety of job roles associated with cyber, and some common traits among people who do well at filling them.

May 1, 2018


Enrolling More Women in Cyber Engineering

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Everyone who works at Cisco knows that we encourage, promote and value a diverse workforce. Supporting women is an important part of that effort. The difference in tangible support from...