Inefficiencies in Cyber-Security Exercises Life-Cycle: A Position Paper

Muhammad Mudassar Yamin, Basel Katt
2018 AAAI Fall Symposia  
Our world is becoming digitalized day by day, this leads to an increase amount of cyber-attacks by cybercriminals. To tackle the increasing amount of cyberattacks, cyber-security professionals are required in a high number. However, the required number of cybersecurity professionals is not present. Despite the fact that academia and industry are trying to increase the number of cyber-security professionals, however, the tools and techniques used for cyber-security professional development are
more » ... effective, as the gap between required and available cyber-security professionals is still increasing. One of the primary tools that is used in cyber-security professional development is hands-on cyber-security exercises. In this position paper, we will analyze the inefficiencies present in conducting handson cyber-security exercises and what can be done to reduce and eliminate those inefficiencies.
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