ABSTRACT

Cybersecurity Workforce: DHS Needs to Take Urgent Action to Identify Its Position and Critical Skill Requirements, Statement of Gregory C. Wilshusen Director, Information Security Issues, Testimony Before the Subcommittees on Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection and Oversight and Management Efficiency, Committee on Homeland Security, House of Representatives   [open pdf - 247KB]

"DHS is the lead agency tasked with protecting the nation's critical infrastructure from cyber threats. The Homeland Security Cybersecurity Workforce Assessment Act of 2014 required DHS to identify, categorize, and assign employment codes to all of the department's cybersecurity workforce positions. These codes define work roles and tasks for cybersecurity specialty areas such as program management and system administration. Further, the act required DHS to identify and report its cybersecurity workforce critical needs."

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GAO-18-430T
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2018-03-07
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