by Chris Bodenner It’s not just the pot problem: [Brian Honan, who set up Ireland’s first Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT),] said the real problem around luring talented hackers into law enforcement largely comes down to one thing. And that’s money. “The problem faced by law enforcement agencies, including the FBI, is the salaries that are on … Continue reading Why The FBI Is Struggling To Hire Hackers, Ctd
by Chris Bodenner A reader can relate to these would-be hires: I was rejected by the FBI because of pot! I applied to be a special agent shortly after 9/11. I had two major complaints about the process. First, I had just finished two years of service in Morocco with the Peace Corps, and I … Continue reading Why The FBI Is Struggling To Hire Hackers, Ctd
by Chris Bodenner Too many of them have smoked weed.
by Chris Bodenner A reader pivots off our post on the FBI having trouble hiring hackers who haven’t smoked pot: As a computer guy with diagnosed Asperger’s who knows lots of other computer guys who are either diagnosed or show a lot of checklist signs of being on the autism spectrum (including my son – also diagnosed … Continue reading Sensing Too Much, Ctd