Thousands of serious cyber attacks occur daily. Yet, many companies and governments struggle to hire enough qualified cybersecurity professionals to address this growing issue. Would mechanisms for professionalizing this workforce, such as assessment tools, certification, or licensing, help or hurt? "
Based on a recent report entitled Professionalizing the Nation's Cybersecurity Workforce?: Criteria for Decision-Making (2013), this video features report co-chair Diana Burley discussing the issues involved.