Saudi Government To Recruit ‘Ethical’ Hackers To Help Protect The Country’s Networks

May 28, 2014


The Saudi Interior Ministry’s National Information Center has said that it wants to recruit hackers to help boost the country’s cyber security. According to the information center’s external affairs coordinator, Dr. Zaidan Al-Enezi, hackers who targeted government systems or websites would not be accepted.

Al-Enezi also suggested that government agencies and educations institutions hire cyber security experts to help combat cyber-attacks.

Source:, May 16, 2014.