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Shortage of cyber-security specialists set to reach crisis point for the telecoms industry

BLOG: With the fallout from the TalkTalk hack still continuing to make headlines, hybrid workforce solutions provider Gibbs S3 is warning that the shortage of qualified cyber-security specialists is becoming critical for businesses. Symantec CEO, Michael Brown has been quoted as saying that the global demand for cyber-security professionals is set to grow to six million by 2019 with the shortfall expected to be around 1.5 million, an issue of specific concern for the telecoms industry given the sensitivity of the data being handled. Continue reading Shortage of cyber-security specialists set to reach crisis point for the telecoms industry