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IBM Adds Nine New Schools to its Cyber-Security Roster

One of the largest threats facing IT organizations today is not necessarily from outside attackers, but rather the simple fact that there just aren't enough skilled security professionals.

To help change that situation IBM is expanding its cybersecurity education efforts in a bid to make security information training and skills more broadly available. IBM is adding nine new schools to its roster of academic institutions that it partners with to promote and provide cybersecurity resources.

The new schools include: University of South Carolina, University of Texas at Dallas, Fordham University, San Jose State University, Technische Universität Darmstadt in Germany, Temasek Polytechnic in Singapore, Universidad Cenfotec in Costa Rica, Universiti Kebangsaan in Malaysia and Wroclaw University of Economics in Poland.

Read the full story at eSecurity Planet:
IBM Expands Cybersecurity Education

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at InternetNews.com. Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist.