Post Fri Nov 10, 2006 3:23 pm

CNBC Video: Sending Corporate Employees to Hacker School

Guess not only the news outlets but the financial community as well is taking notice of ethical hackers. CNBC's Squawk Box, known for their insights and coverage of the stock market, recently interviewed Aaron Cohen of The Hacker Academy here in Chicago:

http://video.msn.com/v/us/v.htm?g=0d68a ... 64rssmoney

Being MSN, you must use IE.

So does this type of exposure help legitimize our industry? Do you think continued coverage of these topics by media outlets helps loosen the purse-strings to not only send us to more training but also hire us?

Add your thoughts,
Don

PS - As a disclaimer, The Hacker Academy is a sponsor of ours. I am looking more for answers about the pen testing field rather than a review of The Hacker Academy.
CISSP, MCSE, CSTA, Security+ SME