Filling the gap: Amirudin said Malaysia’s target is to produce 20,000 cybersecurity-knowledge workers by 2025. – 123rf.com THERE is a shortage of cybersecurity experts in the country.As of December last year, Malaysia recorded a shortage of 7,917 experts within the field. Already a subscriber? Log in. Start your ads-free experience now Monthly Plan RM13.90/month Subscribe Annual Plan RM12.33/month Billed as RM103.60/year Subscribe 1 month Free Trial For new subscribers only Subscribe Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards. Related stories:Experts: What we do...Keeping companies, countries safeRising demand for cybersecurity specialistsRight mindset crucial in fight against cybercrime Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience! Tags / Keywords: cybersecurity , malware , computer science , hacking Found a mistake in this article? Report it to us. What is the issue about? Spelling and grammatical error Factually incorrect Story is irrelevant This field is mandatory This field is mandatory Email (optional) Please enter valid email. Report issue Report issue Cancel Invalid captcha response. Please re-try again. Thank you for your report!