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7 Skills the Transportation Sector Needs to Fuel Its Security Teams

July 1, 2021 - “The bulk cargo transportation industry must focus efforts on securing its physical, cyber, and communications infrastructure, as each area is vulnerable to exploitation by bad actors,” explains Scot Rittenberg, managing director at Guidepost Solutions and formerly a special agent with the Department of Homeland Security and the US Customs Service.

Specifically, he says, security professionals in this sector need expertise in network, physical, and communications security, including familiarity with the tools, the resources required, and the skills to use all of it to best effect against changing threats.