For the most part, discussions around the representation of women have stayed redundant. The Global Information Security Workforce Study from (ISC)² and its center for cyber safety and education in 2017 conveyed that women only make up to 11% of the global cybersecurity workforce.
And that 11% was a fixed figure since 2013 and had not spotted a blip in the trend until 2019, another survey by (ISC)² titled 2019 women in cybersecurity report, divulged that women now represent 24 % of the cybersecurity workforce.
The report also called for a stronger representation of women in the cybersecurity workforce. It opens a room for women empowerment