Cyber security must address major employment challenges

Steve Moore, Vice President and Chief Security Strategist, Exabeam explores ways to improve the problem of security professionals suffering from burnout and a lack of diversity.

The cybersecurity industry and professionals who work in it are a major success story. IDC says cybersecurity spending will grow to $133.8 billion by 2022, while Gartner puts it at $170.4 billion. According to Cybersecurity Ventures, cumulative spend between 2017 and 2021 will be more than $1 trillion.