Hacker stereotypes ‘exacerbate’ UK’s cyber security skills shortage

Negative stereotypes about computer hackers are contributing to a skills shortage in the cyber security sector, according to industry experts. High-profile cyber specialists today warned the industry’s hackneyed reputation as a breeding ground for reclusive computer geeks is misleading and is putting promising students off a career in the profession.

Link: Hacker stereotypes ‘exacerbate’ UK’s cyber security skills shortage
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