Faced with increasing acts of hacktivism, cyber heroes—well-trained team players who are able to save millions of dollars, and as many reputations, by getting the job done, even under stress—are in high demand in the growing field of cyber security.
Recently, DeVry University hosted a Google + Hangout on cyber security. Information security experts discussed the threat of cyber attack and the U.S.’s need for innovative technologies and well-trained cyber defenders. Those participating in the discussion included:
- Peter Walts, moderator and social media consultant
- Taso Triantafillos, DeVry University Alum and Senior Vice President of Information Security at one of the world’s largest financial institutions
- Bob Bunge, DeVry University Professor of Network Engineering and coach to DeVry’s cyber defense club
The video above highlights how first responders can save millions from a cyber attack. Watch the entire Hangout below as these experts discuss cyber crime in our country and what individuals and corporations can do about it. And learn about an exciting career field that’s generating opportunities for well-trained professionals ready to be heroes.
Tags: Bob Bunge, cyber security, cyber security careers, DeVry University, Peter Walts, Taso Triantafillos