Fast-track your Hacking Career – Why Take The Slow Lane? presented at BSidesLasVegas 2018

by Joe Klein,

Summary : Confused how to get into the security field? Unsure how to grow your skills, knowledge, and certifications? Uncertain where to find training that fits your budget? If you have any of these questions, then this presentation is for you!With over 40 years in this field as a security practitioner, I have learned many tricks and tips, which I have shared to help others start and quickly advance in their careers. The goal of this presentation is to:Help you identify the starter roles which will best help you make it to your dream jobPlot a path, which includes understanding credentials, skill sets, and salaries, associated with each roleUnderstand how to level up from entry level, through mid-level, advanced-specialists to expertHave fun doing it!If you are someone that is hiring, there are also a few tidbits for you.