Sunday, April 18, 2021

4 surprising cyber security career paths

These four experts all work for one of the world’s biggest cyber security companies – but took very different paths to get there

These people do not exist. They’re deep fakes

New neural networks created by Nvidia can produce eerily accurate portraits of people that don't actually exist. So, what kind of devious applications could these deep fakes have in future?
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QUIZ: How cyber safe are you?

Being the victim of an online scam can be devastating. Answer 5 simple questions in our cyber safety quiz to find out if you know how to stay safe online
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What’s it really like to work in cyber crime?

A career in cybersecurity and cyber crime involves a determined and persistent approach to problem solving, says CBA cybersecurity analyst Daniel Sherratt.
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A day in the life of an ethical hacker

Trying to think like a hacker and playing Dungeons & Dragons is all in a day’s work (and play) for CBA grad Rhiannon Nee-Salvador. 
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What jobs are there in cybersecurity?

Cybersecurity is a booming career area that helps us stay safe online. Here’s why it’s such a big deal right now. 
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What tech jobs can I get at a bank?

Thinking of studying computer science, but not sure where your degree could take you? These 5 computer science grads all work at Australia's biggest bank.
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From the navy to cyber security: 5-minute Q&A

Interested in a career in cyber security? We chatted to Nicholas Desilas who studied a Cert IV in engineering at TAFE before spending 10 years in the navy and now has a successful career in the cyber security industry, as Strategic Relationship Representative at global cyber security leader, Palo Alto Networks.

Cybersecurity careers need you!

By 2021, it’s estimated there will be 3.5 million roles to be filled in cybersecurity careers. Here's why you should join the fight against cyber crime.

Test your cyber security skills… with pizza

In cyber security challenges, students can see what it’s like to pit their wits against intriguing cyber challenges. Oh, and also get endless soft drinks and pizza. 
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5 things tech-giant Atlassian looks for in new recruits

The big guns in charge of hiring new talent for Atlassian jobs take us through the 5 most desirable skills they could ask for in a new recruit. They're not what you'd expect!

How a maths degree could lead you to a career with ASIO

A maths degree could lead to a career with the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO), a government body that exists to protect Australians from serious threats to security.

Careers with maths – advice from the IAG Perils team

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The IAG Perils team share their STEM experiences with us, including why they think maths is super important!

Teaching the beauty, power and usefulness of maths

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Semi-retired, Associate Professor Steve Sugden has spent a varied career working in both industry and academia, but...

Meet the Bragg Prize 2021 judges

Bragg Prize 2021 Judges
Aspiring to be a writer? Get your thinking caps on now! The UNSW Bragg Student Prize for...