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Re: "Skills gap"?
From: John Bambenek <bambenek.infosec () gmail com>
Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2012 13:28:37 -0600

But isn't security whatever the auditors tell us to do?


On 11/29/12 1:24 PM, Jeffrey Walton wrote:
On Thu, Nov 29, 2012 at 2:10 PM, John Bambenek
<bambenek.infosec () gmail com> wrote:
I'm convinced that certifications have given us an army of IT workers that
have letters but are utterly unqualified.  And they get employed by the

Exhibit A: Web developers.

On the upside, unlimited job security for those of us who have to respond to
incidents involving their lousy crap.
Too funny, but so true.

Developer driven security is some of the worst security I have seen
(to borrow a quote). Perhaps I should expand it to include
"certification driven security..."


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