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Cybersecurity needs women

by Magda CHELLY March 26, 2018

Cybersecurity professionals — who protect databases, software systems and computer networks from access, change or destruction — are predominantly male. Women comprise only 11% of these professionals worldwide, and only 14% in North America (see 'Women in cybersecurity'). By comparison ...


Magda CHELLY
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Magda Lilia Chelly, is the Managing Director of Responsible Cyber Pte. by day, and a cyber feminist hacker by night.


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