(ISC)² survey: To recruit cyber talent, feds must make up in training, benefits, what jobs lack in pay
Federal agencies pay an average of $7,000 a year less to cybersecurity personnel than their private sector counterparts, so they need to offer training and other benefits and recruit more from overlooked groups like women and minorities.
Inside the NSA's CDX, a high-tech competition pitting cadets against elite attackers
Professional hackers from the NSA, U.S. Cyber Command and foreign militaries are launching a barrage of cyberattacks this week — against teams of students.
Meet the man responsible for teaching some of the NSA's best young hackers
Underlining the NSA's race to hire the best and brightest is a list of universities that offer myriad of computer security training programs, each providing a stepping stone into the secretive agency. In this context, Carnegie Mellon University is to the NSA what the University of Alabama is to the NFL.