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2011-12-14 13:00:00

Forecast highlights the most significant cyber security issues for businesses, including trends in cyber threats, new regulations and protective measures. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) December 14, 2011 The Cyber Security and Information Assurance Division of Kroll Inc., today released its annual security forecast, highlighting key areas of risk and trends that will impact how organizations and governments combat and respond to cyber threats. âœThe events of 2011 suggest...

2011-11-30 01:30:00

LONDON, November 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the government's new cyber strategy calls for the public and private sector to work more closely on information security, the Cyber Defence & Network Security conference in January brings together military cyber commands, government, critical national infrastructure and industry representatives to share critical information on current cyber threats. Closer partnership between public and private sectors is crucial to the...

2011-11-29 07:19:00

COLLEGE PARK, Md., Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a unique collaboration, an engineer and a criminologist at the University of Maryland, College Park, are applying criminological concepts and research methods in the study of cybercrime, leading to recommendations for IT managers to use in the prevention of cyber attacks on their networks. Michel Cukier, associate professor of reliability engineering at the A. James Clark School of Engineering and Institute for Systems...

2011-11-15 17:47:00

Domain Name System Security (DNSSEC) national deployment - increased security that results in substantial cyber risk reduction WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The SANS Institute announced today that U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), Cyber Security Division, Cyber Security Research & Development Center has won the 2011 U.S. National Cybersecurity Innovation Award for building a federal cybersecurity research...

2011-10-24 07:49:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The majority of small business owners believe Internet security is critical to their success and that their companies are safe from ever increasing cyber security threats even as many fail to take fundamental precautions, according to a new survey of U.S. small businesses sponsored by Symantec and the National Cyber Security Alliance and conducted by Zogby International. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110504/DC95016LOGO) (Logo:...

2011-10-24 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The majority of small business owners believe Internet security is critical to their success and that their companies are safe from ever increasing cyber security threats even as many fail to take fundamental precautions, according to a new survey of U.S. small businesses sponsored by Symantec and the National Cyber Security Alliance and conducted by Zogby International. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110504/DC95016LOGO) (Logo:...

2011-10-07 07:35:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), a non-profit public private partnership focused on cyber security awareness and education for all digital citizens, today participated in an event in Michigan to mark the official launch of the 8th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month, which takes place each October. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111007/DC82477LOGO) (Logo:...

2011-10-03 14:01:00

Nationwide Effort to Increase Awareness of Online Safety and Security Includes New Focus Areas for Law Enforcement, Small Business, and Professional Development WASHINGTON, Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), a non-profit public-private partnership focused on cyber security awareness and education for all digital citizens, today marks the beginning of the 2011 National Cyber Security Awareness Month, building upon an expansive agenda...

2011-09-19 13:30:00

National Online Pledge Is a Call to Action for Citizens to Do Their Part to Stay Safe in Cyberspace East Greenbush, N.Y. (PRWEB) September 19, 2011 Today the Center for Internet Security, through its Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC), launched a national Cyber Security Pledge campaign to encourage citizens to declare their commitment to using good practices for staying safe on the Internet. Online dangers such as identity theft, phishing scams, worms and viruses,...

2011-09-15 05:33:00

LONDON, September 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UK network security specialists have aired their grievances with the private sector, as doctrines, research, and discussion, all point to a need for definitive cyber resilience planning across the board. The UK's critical national infrastructure is at huge risk of attack and the companies that own them must take greater responsibility in securing their systems, according to a leading think tank report. Chatham House, in...