International women in cyber spotlight diversity efforts back home | SC Media

International women in cyber spotlight diversity efforts back home

October 26, 2020
Employees work at an Indian startup headquarters April 12, 2008 in Bangalore, India. India is among the countries how various countries contending with this gender disparity like the U.S. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)
Yael Ben Arie, center, and her team. Ben Arie is the vice president of research and development at Tel Aviv-based SafeBreach, a company specializing in data breach and attack simulations.
Vandana Verma, security solutions architect with Bangalore-based India Software Labs
Tatyana Shishkova, senior malware analyst at Kaspersky
Shishkova, an analst with Kaspersky, believes there is a pervasive “stereotype that programming and tech are for men.” To debunk such myths, Kaspersky and other Russian IT companies take part in an initiative called Data Lesson to teach children the basics of online security and provide information about opportunities of working in IT. (Alexxsun/CC BY-SA 4.0)
Denise Menoncello, Committee of the Brazilian Association of Technical Standards
Jill Aitoro

SC Media Editor in Chief Jill Aitoro has 20 years of experience editing and reporting on technology, business and policy. She also serves as editorial director at SC Media’s parent company, CyberRisk Alliance. Prior to joining CRA, she worked at Sightline Media as editor of Defense News and executive editor of the Business-to-Government Group. She previously worked at Washington Business Journal and Nextgov, covering federal technology, contracting and policy, as well as CMP Media’s VARBusiness and CRN and Penton Media’s iSeries News.

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