Citation Edit

National Research Council, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Committee on Professionalizing the Nation's Cybersecurity Workforce: Criteria for Future Decision-Making, Professionalizing the Nation's Cybersecurity Workforce?: Criteria for Decision-Making (Sept. 16, 2013) (full-text).

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This report examines workforce requirements for cybersecurity and the segments and job functions in which professionalization is most needed; the role of assessment tools, certification, licensing, and other means for assessing and enhancing professionalization; and emerging approaches, such as performance-based measures. It also examines requirements for the federal (military and civilian) workforce, the private sector, and state and local government.