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How Cybersecurity Has Turned to Games to Discover Diverse New Talent

How Cybersecurity Has Turned to Games to Discover Diverse New Talent

“The skills developed by gaming could be arguably summarized as practice obsessing over digital problems. I think anyone who has seen both a hacker and a gamer obsessing over something can immediately understand the relationship. That ability to completely lose yourself in the problem is a valuable skill in the industry—partially because of the work ethic that comes from that obsession, and partially because of the comprehensive knowledge that type of person usually has in their domain.”