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2014-06-30 23:13:23

ISLA® program recognizes industry workforce improvements of leaders and professionals from Central, North, and South America. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 (ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information and software security professionals with over 100,000 members worldwide, today announced it is now accepting nominations for its fourth annual Americas Information Security Leadership Awards (ISLA) Program. To nominate...

2014-06-03 23:00:46

DHS Leader Honored for Her Tireless Dedication to Building Security, Resiliency, and Reliability of the Nation's Cyber and Communications Infrastructure Arlington, Va. (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 (ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information and software security professionals with over 100,000 members worldwide, today announced that the (ISC)2 U.S. Government Advisory Board for Cyber Security (GABCS) has bestowed the 2014 Lynn F....

2014-06-03 23:00:39

Federal Security Execs Gather to Recognize Teamwork and a Commitment to Excellence Arlington, VA (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 (ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information and software security professionals with over 100,000 members worldwide, today announced the recipients of its annual U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Awards (GISLA) program during a gathering of federal information security executives at the GISLA...

2014-05-23 23:07:07

Chief Cybersecurity Official for DHS to Address the Importance of Building Cybersecurity Leaders Among Awardees and Federal Information Security VIPs Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 (ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information and software security professionals with over 100,000 members worldwide, today announced that Dr. Phyllis Schneck, Deputy Under Secretary for Cybersecurity and Communications, National Protection and...

2014-05-19 23:08:15

Government Leaders Excelling in Collaboration and Inspiring Teamwork Characterize this Year’s GISLA Achievements Clearwater, FL., U.S.A. (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 (ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information and software security professionals with over 100,000 members worldwide, today announced the finalists for its 11th annual U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Awards (GISLA®) program. Sponsored by the (ISC)2...

2014-05-08 23:05:18

Security Congress Offers Global Speaker Line-up Covering More Than 80 Educational Sessions Across Nine Tracks for Over 20,000 Attendees Clearwater, FL, USA (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 (ISC)2® (“ISC-squared”), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information and software security professionals with over 100,000 members worldwide, today released the full education program and speaker line-up for its fourth annual Security Congress, taking place September 29 – October...

2014-05-05 23:08:52

Cybersecurity solution lead for Grant Thornton Global Public Sector Practice brings over 20 years' experience in managing U.S. Government cybersecurity programs. Clearwater, Fla. (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 (ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information and software security professionals with nearly 100,000 members worldwide, today announced that Dan Waddell, CISSP, CAP, PMP, former cybersecurity solution lead for Grant...

2014-05-01 23:03:39

First of three U.S.A. Cyber Warrior Scholarship application periods now open; increased application opportunities allow greater chances for selection. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 The (ISC)2® (“ISC-squared”) Foundation, the non-profit charitable trust for (ISC)² that aims to empower students, teachers, and the general public to secure their online lives with community cyber security education and awareness, today announced the launch of the first of three application...

2014-04-23 23:14:39

Decosimo announced Brian Joyce has recently earned the designation of Certified Common Security Framework Practitioner from the Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST). Chattanooga, Tenn. (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Decosimo, a Top 100 regional public accounting and advisory firm, announced that Brian Joyce recently earned the designation of Certified Common Security Framework Practitioner from the Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST). As the Director of Information Technology and...

2014-04-10 23:22:03

Global universities now have access to the largest, most current compendium of information and software security topics. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Accredited academic institutions now have access to new resources and support from the world’s largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information and software security professionals with the launch of the (ISC)2® Global Academic Program. (ISC)2 is making its educational resources, which are updated regularly by...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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