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2013-10-29 23:00:58

Senior NIST Cyber Scientist Honored for Outstanding Service, Commitment, Innovation, and Vision Arlington, VA (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 (ISC)2® (“ISC-squared”), the world’s largest not-for-profit information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, today announced that the (ISC)2 U.S. Government Advisory Board for Cyber Security (GABCS) has bestowed the inaugural Lynn F. McNulty Tribute U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Award (GISLA) to Dr....

2013-10-29 23:00:55

Federal Security Execs Gather to Recognize Outstanding Leadership and Innovation Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 (ISC)²® ("ISC-squared"), the world's largest information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, today announced the recipients of its annual U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Awards (GISLA) program during a gathering of federal information security executives and celebration of the program’s 10th year at...

2013-10-24 23:27:25

Program developed in partnership with Booz Allen Hamilton creates opportunities for transitioning veterans seeking careers in cyber security and seeks to help close the cyber workforce gap. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 The (ISC)2® (“ISC-squared”) Foundation, the nonprofit charitable trust of (ISC)², today announced the inaugural recipients of the 2013 U.S.A. Cyber Warrior Scholarship, a program developed in partnership with Booz Allen Hamilton to help close the...

2013-09-26 23:00:31

Recipients Honored for their success in elevating the information security workforce in Central, North, and South America. (ISC)² Security Congress, Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 (ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”), the world’s largest information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, today announced the recipients of its third annual Americas Information Security Leadership Awards. The Americas ISLA program aims to recognize the achievements...

2013-09-26 23:00:08

CSSLP Credential Becomes the Latest (ISC)2 Certification To Meet Stringent Requirements of DoD’s Information Assurance Workforce Improvement Program Clearwater, Fla., U.S.A. (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 (ISC)2® (“ISC-squared”), the world’s largest not-for-profit information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, today announced that its Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP®) credential has been approved by the U.S. Department...

2013-09-25 23:25:33

C-Level Data from the 2013 (ISC)² Global Information Security Workforce Study illustrates paradoxes in application vulnerabilities, mobile devices, and shortage of qualified staff. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 (ISC)2® ("ISC-squared"), the world’s largest not-for-profit information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, today released new data that outlines the chief challenges faced by top enterprise security executives and...

2013-09-21 23:01:53

CyberSecurity Summit on September 25 to provide executives with information on vital issues in IT security. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 21, 2013 The CyberSecurity Summit 2013 will convene this September 25, 2013 in New York City at the Hilton Hotel located at 1335 Avenue of the Americas from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. NetCom Learning, the leader in information technology training, is the official training partner for the 2013 CyberSecurity Summit. This summit for senior executives in the...

2013-09-18 23:26:28

Award program celebrates a decade of recognizing federal leaders in the field. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 (ISC)²® ("ISC-squared"), the world's largest information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, today announced the finalists for its 10th annual U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Awards(GISLA®) program. Sponsored by (ISC)2’s U.S. Government Advisory Board for Cyber Security (GABCS), the GISLA...

2013-09-16 23:19:04

Scholarships foster the next generation of cyber security professionals and research. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 The (ISC)² (“ISC-squared”) Foundation, a charitable trust that aims to empower students, teachers and the general public to secure their online life with cyber security education and awareness programs, today announced the recipients of its 2013 information security scholarships. The (ISC)² Foundation Scholarship Program aims to fill society’s...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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