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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,...

2011-08-08 06:00:00

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Crossing (NASDAQ: GLBC), a leading global IP solutions provider, today announced that Michael Miller, vice president of the company's Federal Sector, will present at the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team's (US-CERT's) GFIRST Conference on Thursday, August 11, at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee. The annual GFIRST Conference instructs non-technical, public- and private-sector...

2011-08-04 05:59:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Unatek's Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer, Dr. Charles Iheagwara, a leading Cyber security expert and IT management executive has called on the U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship to enact a legislation that mandates a certain percentage of all federal and state Cyber security contracts as set aside for small businesses. Dr. Iheagwara was speaking on Monday at the Laurel Municipal Center before a US Senate...

2011-05-21 00:01:23

Activity, an independent security specialist, today published a survey of 100 representatives of public and private sector organisations showing that more than 80% believe that they are subjected to increasing types and levels of threat from Cyber Attack. Hampshire, UK (PRWEB) May 19, 2011 Activity, an independent security specialist that helps commercial and public sector organisations protect their business operations, data networks, business information and online assets...

2011-05-12 17:50:00

WASHINGTON, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rob Strayer, Director of the Bipartisan Policy Center's National Security Preparedness Group, issued the following statement today regarding the White House's legislative proposal on cyber security: "The Administration's legislative proposal marks a significant step forward to improve the nation's cyber security. While the proposal addresses a number of cyber security vulnerabilities, it does not appear to adequately delineate the...

2011-05-09 00:00:28

Company to support Wounded Warriors and family members in pursuit of continuing education in Cybersecurity degree programs. Chantilly, VA (PRWEB) May 09, 2011 Apptis, Inc., a leading provider of essential IT and communications services to key Defense and Civilian agencies, today announced that along with University of Maryland University College (UMUC), it has committed to the establishment of the Apptis Wounded Warrior Scholarship Fund in support of UMUC's Cybersecurity Program. The...

2011-04-13 00:00:28

In September some of the top officials and subject matter experts from key government agencies including the Department of Energy, Department of Homeland Security, FERC and NESCO will be joining with influential utilities like Southern Company, DTE energy, Seattle City Light, SRP AND SDG&E at the Cyber Security for Energy Delivery Conference. The meeting brings together influential figures from the public and private sector to discuss the latest initiatives, best practices and case...

2011-03-28 09:23:00

ARLINGTON, Va., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Force Association's brand new CyberFutures Conference and Technology Exposition is only a few days away, and there is no better time to register than now. Learn about the challenges the new domain of cyberspace brings to different sectors and organizations at this inaugural event, to be held March 31 - April 1, at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland, just minutes from downtown D.C....

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2011-02-19 05:55:00

The head of the US National Security Agency (NSA) on Thursday advised computer security specialists to tighten the nation's critical infrastructure against cyber crime that will most likely become more advanced and destructive. Cyber Command director General Keith Alexander said at the RSA Conference in San Francisco that the NSA's "active defenses" designed to defend military networks should be extended to include civilian government agencies and key private-sector networks. "I believe we...


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