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Ben Chung of NTT Communications ICT Solutions on Finding the Right Security Hires

It’s tough to find the right cybersecurity professionals to hire. Ben Chung, CISO at NTT Communications ICT Solutions, a global IT provider, describes how he narrows down candidates.

In an interview at Information Security Media Group’s recent Sydney Fraud and Breach Prevention Summit, Chung discusses:

  • Why standard HR processes may not find the right information security talent;
  • Why software skills are as important as technical skills;
  • Whether certifications really matter.

Chung joined NTT ICT in 2016 after spending two years at Amazon in positions including lead compliance architect for APAC and head of security assurance for APAC. Before Amazon, he was responsible for the computer and security portfolio at Macquarie Telecom.

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