Should I work at a cyber security startup?

Aoife Geary
Aoife Geary

Aoife Geary

Aoife Geary is an Irish journalist specialising in the areas of Workplace Culture, Diversity, Startups and Digital Trends. She’s fond of a burrito and even more fond of a bad pun. Aoife works with tech companies to build their brand and engage talent through storytelling.

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The cybersecurity industry is booming. Increased cyber threats and more stringent rules around data protection mean companies are realising the necessity for cybersecurity as a business solution and not just an IT issue.

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This is on top of the fact that machine learning and AI mean cyber terrorists have more sophisticated tools to attack infrastructure and carry out data theft.

Following ransomware attacks like WannaCry, funding in cyber security startups hit a record-breaking high last year with similar figures expected for 2018, according to a report by CBInsights.

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