Women in CyberSecurity

WiCyS is where the recruitment, retention and advancement of women in cybersecurity happens. 




who we are

Who we are

We are a global community of women, allies and advocates dedicated to the recruitment, retention and advancement of women in cybersecurity.



We unite local communities of aspiring and thriving women cybersecurity professionals across the world to collaborate, share their knowledge, network and mentor. We create opportunities through professional development programs, conferences, career fairs and more.

What You Can Do

Join us to move the needle in women’s underrepresentation in cyber! Explore our Membership Benefits page to determine if WiCyS is your community. We have professional and student communities, professional development programs, mentor/mentee programs, virtual and in-person conferences/career fairs, Job Board++, resources, and events for women in cybersecurity and their supporters.


Want to drive the change needed in the cybersecurity workforce?

Check out our Support WiCyS page to see all of the ways you can sponsor, partner or donate to help us shift the paradigm.

Already Involved?

Connect with others by logging into the WiCyS Member Community Portal. Network with your peers through your “My Feed”. Join a special interest group such as neurodiversity, data privacy, research or start your own interest group!

The commitment to drive the inclusion and diversity efforts in the cybersecurity workforce comes from:

Special Thanks to our Founding Partners and Strategic Partners