A CyberTheory Research Report

Trends Driving Cybersecurity Education in 2021

The evolution and future of cybersecurity education.

Over the last twenty years, the state of cybersecurity defense has evolved from simple anti-virus protections to today’s complex combinations of cybersecurity tools, rules, processes, and programs often exceeding hundreds of intertwined point solutions, which in many cases work against each other, all designed to ward off a growing sophistication of threat vectors and malware strains.

Caught in the cross-hairs of these battles is the human condition, which is more frequently than not, the unintentional facilitator of the attack in the first place.