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3/6/2014
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Security Job #1 For Feds

The 2014 InformationWeek Government IT Priorities Survey shows federal IT pros care about security - it's rated as very important by 69% of respondents, 30 percentage points ahead of the No. 2 priority, disaster recovery. Will the upcoming NIST cyber-security framework help manage risk?

Security Job #1 For Feds

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3/6/2014 | 5:20:32 PM
Cybersecurity pros
Interesting comment re zero unemployment rate for gov. cybersecurity pros. Salary competition must be fierce vs. private sector right now with all the high-profile breaches.
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3/7/2014 | 11:22:22 AM
Re: Cybersecurity pros
Yes, security people who know what they're doing -- key point -- seem to be writing their own tickets.
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