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2014-07-10 08:20:30

NEW ORLEANS, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Andre Allen, the GCR Information & Cyber Security Manager, will spearhead GCR's Cyber Security Practice to deliver cost-effective cyber security solutions, with a primary focus on the Aviation industry. Mr. Allen will lead an experienced team of certified project managers and developers, some with high level government security clearance. The FBI Cyber Division has warned that the Aviation industry is under continual cyber-attack....

2014-07-07 23:06:30

One of Europe’s best security speakers will be teaching an advanced Windows security class ahead of TakeDownCon Rocket City, a popular EC-Council Foundation IT security event in Huntsville, AL. Huntsville, AL (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 Paula Januszkiewicz, Tech Ed’s No. 3 speaker for Europe and top ten speaker for Tech Ed North America 2013, will be the teaching Securing Windows Infrastructure at TakeDownCon, EC-Council Foundation's IT Security Conference, in Huntsville, AL August 15...

US, European Energy Companies Under Attack By Russian Hackers
2014-07-01 10:40:00

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Monday, Symantec Corp. reported that a group of Russian hackers – known as "Energetic Bear," as well as "Dragonfly" – is now attacking energy companies in the United States and Europe. The group is reportedly capable of disrupting power supplies, the cyber-security researchers warned. "An ongoing cyberespionage campaign against a range of targets, mainly in the energy sector, gave attackers the ability to mount sabotage...

2014-06-30 23:18:47

Johnny Long, author and revolutionary security thinker, will be coming to the US to deliver the keynote at Hacker Halted, EC-Council Foundation’s premier security conference. Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Title: Johnny Long, world renowned author of Google Hacking and the Founder of Hackers for Charity.org, to headline EC-Council Foundation’s Hacker Halted Summary: Johnny Long, author and revolutionary security thinker, will be coming to the US to deliver the keynote at...

2014-06-26 16:20:38

In cybersecurity, the motto is partner or perish, leaders at AFCEA International Cyber Symposium agree. FAIRFAX, Va., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Government agencies and the private sector must determine ways to cooperate to defeat cyberthreats or both could face catastrophic consequences. For the commercial sector, individual companies or even entire economic sectors could face total collapse. For the government, the critical infrastructure could suffer attacks that...

Montana State Health Records Compromised In Massive Data Breach
2014-06-25 13:48:42

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In William Shakespeare's patriotic play Henry V, the king rallies his men with the now famous line, "Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more." In the era of almost daily reports of hacking its all too common to hear "once more about a breach," a security breach. This week it was some 1.3 million people that had their Social Security numbers and other personal information compromised following a data security breach of...

2014-06-25 08:35:18

Company Also Issues First-Ever Report on the Economics of Bug Bounties SAN FRANCISCO, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bugcrowd, the innovator in crowdsourced security testing, today announced the public availability of the company's Flex Bounty(TM) security testing program, allowing any company to leverage Bugcrowd's worldwide network of over 9,500 security researchers for customized bug bounty programs. This new approach to bug bounty programs, pioneered by Bugcrowd over the last year in...

2014-06-24 23:05:03

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Cyber Security markets. Global market for Cyber Security is projected to reach US$139.8 billion by 2020, primarily driven by the growing focus among private and public enterprises on protecting IT infrastructure from cyber threats. San Jose, California (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – While the modern interconnected world brings in numerous advantages and empowers enterprises, it also brings in a fair share of...

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...

2014-06-19 23:08:41

Top officials and thought leaders in Academia, Government, and Industry Honor Jay Bavisi, president of EC-Council, by electing him to join the Board of Directors of The Colloquium for Information Systems Security Education (CISSE). Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 The Colloquium for Information Systems Security Education (CISSE), reputed as one of the largest information security gathering of academics, government, and industry professionals in the United States elected to its board...


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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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  • 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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