Bill Hau con Born 2 Hack: A Journey Into The World Of White Hats (English Edition)
Bill set out to tell a story so family and friends understood what cybersecurity professionals do, why we are passionate about it and why we need to recruit more people into the field.
Whether it’s the increasing number of internet users worldwide, or the 3.3 billion individuals who use social media regularly, we are living in a world where [almost] everyone—individuals, organizations, and government agencies—is vulnerable to cybercrime.
Born 2 Hack is a frank and hopefully entertaining guide for anyone who is curious about what we do, and wants to level up, pursue a career in cybersecurity, and become one of today’s most sought-after professionals. Whatever your viewpoint it will assist you to:
• Get an insider’s view on the impact of cybercrime against individuals, organizations, and governments.
• Discover why companies and governments struggle to attract, recruit, and retain qualified candidates.
• Understand career options within the field.
Loaded with firsthand experiences, Born 2 Hack is a relevant resource for anyone wanting a unique perspective into the world of cyberspace.
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Read what other experts are saying about Born 2 Hack:
“Bill is one of the most experienced security leaders I know in offensive and defensive cyber operations. This is a great read and insight into the work we collectively do to protect countries and organizations around the world. A must read for those thinking of starting a career in cybersecurity, or an introduction to the field.” ~Stuart McClure, author of Hacking Exposed, CEO Cylance
“This is a thoughtful and entertaining read for people outside the cybersecurity field to understand the stories behind the headlines and how we do what we do to protect our governments and organizations around the world” ~Manish Gupta, CEO & Founder ShiftLeft
“Bill shares a broad swatch of real-world experiences and lessons learned that he and others have had in a truly diverse and growing industry. I personally took the path of building software products to improve the state of application security, a path that has been mentally and financially rewarding. Reading Born2Hack reminded me that I live in a virtual corner of a very big industry with lots of opportunities. Maybe it’s time to get out of my corner and explore other things...” ~Mark Curphey, CEO & Founder SourceClear
“Cybersecurity has become the number one concern for organizations and governments across the globe. Bill takes us on a fascinating journey with tales from the front lines where one can learn about this new battleground and perhaps land in one of the most promising career paths. We are going to need a lot more cyber defenders in the future, and this book will get you there or at least help you better understand why this field matters so much to our digital lives.” ~Vitor De Souza, V.P. Communications at Cisco
“A fascinating insight to the hidden world of the cyber ‘white hats’, from one of the most experienced and articulate professionals in the industry. A must read for anyone wanting to understand what it really means to work at the cutting edge of cyber-forensics.” ~Andrew Dyson, Partner, DLA Piper
“Bill has tremendous knowledge and practice in security operations, his enthusiasm and insights inspired many people. This book brings all of them together, for people who is looking for a mentor on career guidance on security, this is a must read.”
~ Zheng Bu, Chief Security Officer, Didi Global