Cybersecurity as a Career (tccodes)
June 3 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDTFree
Cybersecurity is one of the fastest growing careers where job opportunities include network security engineer, penetration tester, security analyst, security operations, and more.
A more connected world means a greater attack surface and opens up the door for more cybersecurity threats. More than 50% of companies report a shortage in cybersecurity skills. In this session, you will learn the fundamentals to give you a launching point into a career in cybersecurity. Whether you’re just curious or if you’re committed to a cybersecurity career path, this is the perfect environment to discover your flame or ignite your passion. Come prepared with all of your questions regarding careers in cybersecurity.
Jacob Holcomb, Chief Exploitation Officer & Founder, HONEST Security
Who should attend
Anyone interested in learning about a career in cybersecurity. No prior experience is required.
Virtual session with a good balance of presentation and interaction.
Join us to learn about the many facets of cybersecurity including:
- Network security
- Application security
- Endpoint security
- Cloud security
About Jacob Holcomb
Jacob is the Founder and CEO of HONEST Security, a computer and network security company located in Traverse City, Michigan. He is an original organizer of the security research and awareness initiative, Internet of Things Village, and is best known for pioneering the organized router security research study, SOHOpelessly Broken which served as the foundation for the first-ever router hacking contest at DEFCON. He is skilled in application security, penetration testing, network security, and exploit research and development. As highly regarded speaker and trainer, Jacob has presented at security conferences around the world and has been a guest lecturer for university classes and cybersecurity clubs.