Category Archives: ISC2

(ISC)² Secure Summit EMEA will welcome hundreds of the best minds in cybersecurity

This year’s (ISC)² Secure Summit EMEA will take place in The Hague in April. In order to find out what elements set this event apart from other cybersecurity events, we sat down with Mary-Jo de Leeuw, Director of Cybersecurity Advocacy, EMEA at (ISC)². How has the fast-paced threat landscape influenced the program of this year’s (ISC)² Secure Summit EMEA event? The rapid pace of change has been fundamental in forming the agenda for this year’s … More

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ISC2 extends training offerings beyond certification

ISC2 announced the founding of its Professional Development Institute (PDI) to combat one of the largest challenges facing the cybersecurity community today – a global shortage of skilled and trained professionals to defend organizations against the evolving onslaught of cyber threats. Provided as a free portfolio of course offerings to ISC2 members and associates, PDI will help enhance their skills and abilities by providing access to rich continuing professional education (CPE) opportunities that augment the … More

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John McCumber becomes co-chair of NICE Working Group on Training and Certifications

ISC2 – the world’s largest nonprofit membership association of certified cybersecurity professionals – announced that John McCumber, director of cybersecurity advocacy, North America, has been selected as a co-chair for the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) Training and Certifications (T&C) subworking group. McCumber replaces outgoing co-chair Linda Montgomery of the Cyber World Institute, who had served a two-year term, and he will lead the group in its ongoing efforts to support cyber resiliency for … More

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