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2014-06-24 08:37:44

HoyosID Recognized as an "Unparalleled Platform" for User Security and Convenience NEW YORK, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hoyos Labs, a digital infrastructure security company focused on making users' online lives more secure by eradicating the need for usernames and passwords, is thrilled to announce its selection as the recipient of Frost & Sullivan's 2014 North American Customer Value Leadership of the Year Award for Mobile Biometrics. Hoyos Labs' identity assertion...

2014-06-24 08:36:14

Research Reveals a Significant Decline in Vulnerable Servers NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (Gartner Security Summit, Gaylord National, Booth #611) - NSFOCUS, Inc., a global provider of distributed denial of service (DDoS) mitigation solutions and services, revealed today a significant decrease in vulnerable Network Time Protocol (NTP) servers; however, there are still more than 17,000 NTP servers worldwide that run the risk of amplified DDoS attacks. The full report is...

2014-06-24 08:35:18

Enterprise Immune System Addresses Insider and External Threats CAMBRIDGE, England, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Darktrace, founded by world-class machine learning specialists and operational government intelligence experts, today announced the launch of its self-learning Darktrace Cyber Intelligence Platform version 2. Darktrace gives customers the ability to detect anomalies in real time that go undetected by existing security tools, thanks to its ground-breaking Enterprise...

2014-06-23 23:01:31

JavaPipe, an internet solutions company and a leading provider of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Protection, has expanded their offering, PipeGuard. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 PipeGuard is a remote solution to DDoS attacks that provides DDoS protection to all hosting infrastructures, and is powered by a combination of industry leading DDoS mitigation hardware, proprietary mitigation techniques and expert IT staff. “We’ve made DDoS Protection simple,” said John...

2014-06-23 16:21:27

Utica College Designated National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance and Cyber Defense Education by National Security Agency, Department of Homeland Security; and National Center for Digital Forensics Academic Excellence by DOD Defense Cyber Crime Center UTICA, N.Y., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Utica College has been designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance and Cyber Defense Education by the National Security Agency (NSA)...

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2014-06-23 09:10:30

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Heartbleed beats on. More than two months after the Heartbleed vulnerability was discovered, it continues to linger, and the exact extent of the security hole remains worrisome. This past weekend security researcher David Graham of Errata Security announced that more than 300,000 servers are likely still vulnerable to the exploit. Graham added that after the discovery of the vulnerability some 600,000 servers were exposed by...

2014-06-23 08:35:17

While the security experts at Nexusguard are cheering for their football teams along with the rest of the world, they hope to remind businesses that matches are held everyday in the world of cyber security, and the trophy is a company's reputation. SAN JOSE, Calif., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexusguard, a leading anti-DDoS security service provider, has published an article to remind businesses that matches are held everyday in the world of cyber security, and their passion for...

2014-06-20 12:25:53

LOS ANGELES, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the last 12 months the media has exposed major data breaches involving more than 100 million customer records across many industries including well-known retailers, a global auction website and a series of international hotel brands. As the global cost of cyber crime continues to increase, criminals are becoming more aggressive in their attack methods, proving that no organization's IT security is impenetrable. This evolving threat is...

2014-06-19 09:56:34

RAND Corporation The nationwide shortage of cybersecurity professionals – particularly for positions within the federal government – creates risks for national and homeland security, according to a new study from the RAND Corporation. Demand for trained cybersecurity professionals who work to protect organizations from cybercrime is high nationwide, but the shortage is particularly severe in the federal government, which does not offer salaries as high as the private sector....

2014-06-19 08:34:29

DEN@Viterbi Expands Advanced Online Course Offerings For Nation's Cyber Security Professionals LOS ANGELES, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Southern California (USC) announced today it will expand its course offerings for its popular Cyber Security program, part of the USC Viterbi School of Engineering's Informatics Program. These new courses will be offered online through USC's top-ranked DEN@Viterbi program, allowing working cyber security professionals to continue...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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