Latest National Cyber Security Division Stories

2014-06-03 23:00:46

DHS Leader Honored for Her Tireless Dedication to Building Security, Resiliency, and Reliability of the Nation's Cyber and Communications Infrastructure Arlington, Va. (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 (ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information and software security professionals with over 100,000 members worldwide, today announced that the (ISC)2 U.S. Government Advisory Board for Cyber Security (GABCS) has bestowed the 2014 Lynn F....

2014-04-04 23:32:07

Campaign provides key recommendations for state and local governments to adopt immediate, low-cost, and effective defenses against cyber attacks East Greenbush, N.Y. (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Today, the Center for Internet Security (CIS) and Council on CyberSecurity (CCS), working with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the National Governors Association (NGA) and the Governors Homeland Security Advisors Council (GHSAC), launched the Cyber Hygiene Campaign. The Campaign provides key...

2013-03-18 23:01:27

Obsidian Analysis, Inc. (http://www.obsidiandc.com) announced today that James E. Harris, Jr. has joined the firm as a Senior Specialist for Cybersecurity. Mr. Harris will serve as part of Obsidian´s senior management team directing cybersecurity and business resilience programs for private sector, Federal, and state government customers. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 18, 2013 Obsidian Analysis, Inc. announced today that James E. Harris, Jr. has joined the firm as a Senior Specialist...

2012-12-21 05:02:32

TagVault.org, the registration and certification authority for ISO/IEC 19770-2:2009 Software Identification (SWID) tags, today announced that it is simplifying its membership model, expanding the number of board seats, and lowering the cost of membership. These changes are based on the interests of both commercial and governmental organizations that have recognized that a better approach to accurate and authoritative software identification can save money, improve security and lower risks for...

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