The Dirty Dozen: 12 Cloud Security Threats

Introducing the ‘Treacherous 12,’ the top security threats organizations face when using cloud services by Fahmida Y. Rashid, InfoWorld SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Enterprises are no longer sitting on their hands, wondering if … Continue reading The Dirty Dozen: 12 Cloud Security Threats

Cleaning up major public and private hacks, NSA’s IAD at Crossroads

FORT MEADE, MD—For nearly a decade, the National Security Agency’s (NSA) Information Assurance Directorate (IAD) has been focused upon weaknesses in industrial control systems (ICS) such as the (supervisory control … Continue reading Cleaning up major public and private hacks, NSA’s IAD at Crossroads

Kids @ Play and Family Tech Summit

CES Family Tech Summit addresses  safety and education LAS VEGAS, NV—Antigone Davis is Head of Global Safety at Facebook, where she works with internal teams at Facebook and with external … Continue reading Kids @ Play and Family Tech Summit

$1.1 Trillion Spending Bill Clears Congress

by Aisha Choudry WASHINGTON—Congress headed off a possible government shutdown on Dec. 18 with the passage of a $1.14 trillion spending bill. The measure funds the federal government through the … Continue reading $1.1 Trillion Spending Bill Clears Congress

If not the NFL, Navy QB selects Information Warfare Career Path

Photo courtesy CBS Sports From Jill Martin, CNN ANNAPOLIS, Maryland—Football is only part of the equation for Midshipman First Class Keenan Reynolds, who is majoring in international relations. Everyone that … Continue reading If not the NFL, Navy QB selects Information Warfare Career Path

Industry Icons Receive Community and Technology Awards

Maryland Cyber Program Manager captures 2015 Corporate Member of the Year from local BDPA Chapter BOWIE, Maryland—LaToya C. Staten (above) receives a 2015 Corporate Member of the Year award from National BDPA’s … Continue reading Industry Icons Receive Community and Technology Awards

Senator Feinstein Pushes for Final Passage of Cyber-Security Bill

eWeek 11.11.15 WASHINGTON—Saying that losses due to cyber-attacks could cost the U.S. economy more than $400 billion this year, Senator Diane Feinstein (D-CA) argued passionately for final approval of the … Continue reading Senator Feinstein Pushes for Final Passage of Cyber-Security Bill

NSA Day of Cyber

NSA Day of Cyber 10.29.15

NSA Day of Cyber October 29, 2015 STEM education has become a national priority and the explosive growth of the cyber-related careers is creating an unprecedented opportunity for our future … Continue reading NSA Day of Cyber 10.29.15

DHS puts $14M toward better DDoS defenses

GCN by Derek Major Full Article WASHINGTON – In an effort to encourage new technologies to defend against distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, the Department of Homeland Security’s Science … Continue reading DHS puts $14M toward better DDoS defenses

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October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month

← Washington–Maryland Senator Barbara Mikulski (front, center) commends students for forging new cyber careers to protect our nation from things we can’t see. “Prince Georges County is the epicenter of … Continue reading October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month