Resecurity has announced a partnership with the University of Jeddah to enhance the nation’s cybersecurity talent and foster capacity-building programmes for education.
Resecurity is a global cybersecurity solutions provider protecting major Fortune 100 corporations and government agencies worldwide. With this strategic partnership, University of Jeddah and Resecurity are aiming to enhance cybersecurity education by delivering innovative training programmes and facilitating collaboration in key areas of expertise.
Resecurity and the University of Jeddah recognize that cybersecurity threats are constantly changing, and they want to provide students with the skills they need to handle challenging situations in data science, artificial intelligence (AI), cyber threat intelligence (CTI), digital forensics, and incident response (DFIR). University of Jeddah students will get a once-in-a-lifetime chance to work directly with industry professionals from Resecurity who possess certifications in CompTIA Security+, CCSP, CISA, CISM, OSCP, CISSP, CTIA, GCIH, and CEH.
The partnership will include the execution of specific training initiatives, the planning of targeted educational workshops, the distribution of software licenses to academic institutions, and the facilitation of student internships. The emphasis on practical experience is intended to close the knowledge gap between academics and practitioners in the field of cybersecurity, protecting businesses and the government from new security threats and problems.
Mohamed Alghamdi, Managing Director, Resecurity, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) said, “This partnership marks a significant milestone in advancing cybersecurity education in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. By combining the academic excellence of the University of Jeddah with Resecurity’s industry-leading expertise, we aim to empower students with the knowledge and skills needed to address the evolving challenges in the cybersecurity landscape. We believe that investing in education is key to building a resilient and secure digital future, and this collaboration exemplifies our commitment to that vision.”
In line with Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030, this partnership represents a shared vision between Resecurity and the University of Jeddah to support the training of cybersecurity professionals and provide a safe digital environment.