As the Information Networking Institute’s new director, Dr. Dena Haritos Tsamitis made a commitment to figuring out why there were only 2 out of 34 female students that year. After reviewing the research, she found that culture matters — so she created Women@INI to foster an equal playing field.
Women account for 85% of consumer spending yet are being virtually ignored by the consumer electronics industry. This is one instance where technologist and business leader Lynn Yanyo encourages startups and established corporations to exploit women.
It's time to achieve equal respect for women in security, and the new Equal Respect column series is just what we need to bring it home. in part 2 of this 2-part article in which Summer Craze Fowler shows how a lack of diversity affects all of us, she provides examples of what we can do to solve the disturbing fact that the number of women in the information security space is actually declining.
It's time to achieve equal respect for women in security, and the new Equal Respect column series is just what we need to bring it home. in part 1 of this 2-part article, Summer Craze Fowler shows that the future of information security looks as male-dominated as ever and discusses the reasons we should all be concerned about the lack of diversity in this field.