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2013-03-05 12:21:53

NEW YORK, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Waterfall Security Solutions, the leading provider of Unidirectional Security Gateways, and AID Corporation, a leading systems integrator with headquarters in Seoul, today announced the successful installation of Waterfall's Unidirectional Security Gateways at a Korean nuclear generator. "Waterfall is very pleased with the reception we have had from Korean critical infrastructures" said Lior Frenkel, CEO and Co-Founder of Waterfall...

US Cyber Command Officials Planning Staff Increases
2013-01-29 04:28:32

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The Pentagon plans to increase the size of its cybersecurity force more than fivefold over the coming years to combat threats to the nation´s critical computer systems and conduct offensive operations against foreign adversaries, according to reports citing several Defense Department officials. The plan, which was requested by the head of the Defense Department´s Cyber Command, or Cybercom, calls for the increase of...

Companies To Receive Cyberthreat Info
2012-10-21 08:21:22

April Flowers for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online We hear about hackers and cyber attacks on companies almost daily it seems. Everyone from Sony to the CIA has been attacked by hackers, most of which seem to be teenagers or young adults. But what if the attacks weren't by teenagers or disgruntled employees aimed at corporate America? What if, instead, they were terrorist attacks aimed at destroying the computer-dependant infrastructure of our country? In popular culture, this...

2012-10-04 23:03:11

As a nation, there has always been a profound trust placed in national infrastructure and industrial companies. Most people don´t spend a second of their day thinking about the “what ifs” that could unfold if some of the resources under their control were to be taken over by entities with a sinister objective. The White House is crafting an executive order which may not have the teeth to force these types of companies to put cyber security on the front burner, but at the very...

2012-07-03 23:00:27

Knight Point Systems, a Reston, Va. based Information Technology Services and Solutions company, announces the addition of Dr. John Brence to its executive team as Director, Cyber Security Practice Area. Reston, Va. (PRWEB) July 03, 2012 Knight Point Systems, a Reston, Va. based Information Technology Services and Solutions company, announces the addition of Dr. John Brence to its executive team as Director, Cyber Security Practice Area. “John Brence is an enormous asset to Knight...

Stuxnet And The Future Of Cyber Warfare
2012-06-06 13:10:06

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com As our world becomes increasingly interconnected via the series of tubes and wires known as the internet, so too grows the risk of cyber-crime. So far in 2012, we´ve already seen malware strike a large number of Macs, several attacks on large organizations and even the new Flame malware, which is said to be the most advanced and sophisticated malware yet. Now, two different securities officials are saying they are worried about what our future may...

CISPA Clears House, What's Next And What It Means
2012-04-30 05:08:28

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com It´s an ever-connected world in which we live. To pretend otherwise is nothing more than a pipe dream. At the risk of sounding like a Doomsday Prophet, this isn´t the beginning of the end of those innocent days of yesteryear. We´re already in the thickest part of the weeds, rubbing the sleep from our eyes and trying our best to part the brush in this new and exotic jungle. We became distracted, you see, by every benefit of this new age...

2012-04-04 02:28:34

SAN ANTONIO, April 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) today announced that the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (NCCDC) is returning to San Antonio for the seventh consecutive year. Sponsored by Deloitte, one of the largest professional services organizations in the United States, the three-day national championship will kick off on April 20th at the St. Anthony Hotel. Modeled from real world scenarios and obstacles, this...

2012-03-16 16:49:42

One of the world's leading Internet security experts, Eugene Kaspersky, has described the World Cyber Security Technology Research Summit at Queen's University Belfast as key in preventing a Cyber World War. Eugene Kaspersky, CEO and co-founder of the largest antivirus company in Europe, Kaspersky Lab, will be giving a keynote address at the second annual Cyber Security Technology Research Summit on Friday 16 March. The cyber security guru is joining some of the world's leading cyber...

2012-02-14 16:00:00

Network Security Industry Veteran Predicts Threats and Risks for 2012 Bedford, MA (PRWEB) February 14, 2012 Today, NetClarity's Founder & CTO, on the heels of speaking at the White House Summit on Cybersecurity and completing his research to expose and predict growing trends for this year released the following Top Ten Cybercrime and Cyberwar Predictions for 2012: 1.    Smaller to Medium Sized (SMB) Organizations will be the #1 Target for Cybercriminals. The effects...