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Overview of 2019 Cybersecurity Salaries by Experience

The median pay for a security architect during the first five years of a professional career is $94,000, nationally, while those with 10+ years experience earn about $137,000. Security consultants earn an average of $74,000 in their first five years, but that can jump to $124,000 after 10 years on the job.

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Container Tools for AWS: An Overview

The market for container tools - and container monitoring tools -- is growing fast. In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty George Gerchow provides an overview of the space and recommends going with tools like Docker and Kubernetes.

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Get the Most from a Proofpoint Email Gateway

Proofpoint is an excellent email security gateway, but like all systems, it requires proper configuration, tuning and integration. In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Mike Pinch details some key Proofpoint features and best practices for leveraging them.

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PCI DSS 2019 vs 2006: What’s Changed, What Hasn’t

The Payment Card Industry’s data security standard has been updated regularly since the PCI Council first formed in 2006. In this webinar, IANS Faculty Justin Leapline tells the story of how the data security standard evolved over time, what matters most today and how to adapt today’s compliance efforts for maximum success.

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Set a Realistic SOC Roadmap

Implementing a security operations center (SOC) from scratch isn't easy, especially with tight staffing constraints. In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Rocky DeStefano says the key is to focus on people, visibility and outcomes - and he offers a practical three-year roadmap.