Amanda Finch: CEO at the ISSP
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Cyber security skills gap “needs European co-operation” asserts IISP’s CEO

Responding to the skills gap crisis in the cyber security industry, Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) CEO Amanda Finch has stressed the importance of European-wide collaboration to educate cyber security professionals of the future in a talk at the SecTech...
Posted On 23 Nov 2018
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The Security Institute’s View

‘What makes the modern security professional?’ As Tony O’Brien observes, the right combination of the security mindset, hard skills, soft skills, technical skills, self-awareness and adaptability is almost impossible to define. Today, and increasingly so,...
Posted On 29 Aug 2018
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Collaborative alliance formed to advance UK’s cyber security profession

In recognition of the UK’s increasing economic dependence on Internet-enabled capabilities, a number of established councils, professional bodies, academics, professional certification bodies and industry representative groups have decided to join forces in establishing a new...
Posted On 24 Jul 2018
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University of Plymouth helps lead the way for cyber security degree apprenticeships

University of Plymouth students who have successfully completed the cyber security analyst degree apprenticeship pathway will now gain automatic associate membership of the Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP), the not-for-profit body dedicated to raising the...
Posted On 21 Dec 2017
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“Knowledge is power in battle against cyber attacks” states Institute of Information Security Professionals

The Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) has released the first IISP Knowledge Framework as part of the organisation’s commitment to improve the levels of understanding and professionalism in the face of a growing tide of cyber crime and attacks. The new...
Posted On 02 Sep 2017
The IISP's Skills Framework
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“Cyber security training must reflect real risks” urges Institute of Information Security Professionals

The Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) – the not-for-profit body that represents information security professionals – is warning companies to invest wisely in cyber security training services with an eye on quality and real benefits. Following the recent wave...
Posted On 11 Jul 2017