Information Week has written a list of top security trends to watch in 2012. Topping the list is the now inevitability of breaches. It’s not if or when you’re going to get hacked, but how, and what are you going to do about it?
Cyber espionage will also continue to rise, and while China often gets the blame for its aggressive cyber tactics, every major country today is practicing cyber espionage, notes the article.
Demand for security professionals will continue to rise. And as threats evolve and mature, the need for qualified professionals with up-to-date certifications and industry skills will grow along with them.