Cybersecurity Experts Are Leaving the Federal Government. That’s a Problem

Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by mood, Dec 21, 2019.

  1. mood

    mood Updates Team

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    Cybersecurity Experts Are Leaving the Federal Government. That’s a Problem
    The departures leave our critical infrastructure, elections, data and networks vulnerable
    December 19, 2019

    https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/19/opinion/cybersecurity-departures-government.html
     
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    mood Updates Team

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    Jeanette Manfra is heading to Google:
    DHS’s Jeanette Manfra to join Google's cloud division
    December 11, 2019
    https://www.cyberscoop.com/jeanette-manfra-google-cloud-dhs/
     
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    No big surprise here. At the Executive level, U.S. gov. financial comp. doesn't even come close to what an outfit like Google can provide. Add to that that civil service protection at the exec. level is not as encompassing at that given at lower levels. That said, it's still hard to get rid of these people. Let's say "the Peter principal" is what is employed with a problem exec..
     
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