Companies are starting to hire many more hackers

CNBC | November 19, 2015

It’s conventional wisdom among cybersecurity experts that both the U.S. government and many industries have underinvested in cyber security, even as the number and scale of threats have visibly grown. But now that appears to be changing, as many institutions are now ramping up hiring, and the next generation of cybersoldiers is stepping up. Armor CSO Jeff Schilling has cautioned for years that the world was grossly short of properly trained cyber security professionals.