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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)...

2014-06-20 12:25:37

First in New York to be Designated an NSA Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations BROOKLYN, N.Y., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Security Agency and the United States Cyber Command have named the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations, the first in New York earning the designation and one of only a handful in the country to earn all three Center of Excellence designations from NSA....

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...

2014-06-17 23:08:12

Company to Showcase Automated Employee Scheduling Software for Law Enforcement Agencies in at Booth #1333 Houston, TX (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 EmLogis, a leading provider of automated employee scheduling software for law enforcement agencies, will be exhibiting at the 2014 National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA) Annual Conference in Fort Worth, TX from June 20 – 25, 2014. The company will be showcasing its automated employee scheduling software solutions at Booth #1333. EmLogis web-based...

2014-06-11 12:33:45

Well over 80% of Georgia voters support protecting emails and online communications from government intrusion WASHINGTON, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following the one year anniversary of the Snowden leaks and revelations of the NSA snooping online, the Digital 4th coalition unveiled poll results showing overwhelming support for strengthening privacy rights online. Well over 80% of voters in Georgia--84%--support updating the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA), an...

2014-06-03 12:43:38

Former Director of the CIA and FBI, Judge William Webster, National Security Council alum Michele Malvesti and former Director of the Secret Service Lewis Merletti named to root9B panel with CEO Joe Grano NEW YORK, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- root9B, a Premier Alliance Group Company (OTCQB: PIMO), announced today the creation of an advisory panel of some of the most important figures in national security to assist in developing and marketing state-of-the-art cybersecurity solutions...

2014-06-03 08:21:38

GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) recently earned Cyber Incident Response Assistance (CIRA) accreditation from the National Security Agency (NSA) Information Assurance Directorate (IAD). CIRA was designed to meet growing cyber protection needs by leveraging the expertise of cyber security industry leaders. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b With this accreditation, Lockheed Martin is one of the first...

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2014-05-23 04:44:02

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Thursday the United States House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly to limit the National Security Agency's (NSA) mass collection of telephone records. In a 303 to 121 vote, the House approved scaled-back legislation that was seen as sending a clear message that both parties no longer favor the NSA's power to collect bulk surveillance data. Last year the House was much more divided than this year, but anger over the leaks from...

Tech Firms Stand Against NSA, Call For Transparency In Data Requests
2014-05-02 14:41:10

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Apple, Facebook, Microsoft and other tech firms are taking a stand against data requests from government agencies. The companies are hoping to provide more transparency by disclosing such requests from law enforcement and other government entities, the Washington Post reports. "Major U.S. technology companies have largely ended the practice of quietly complying with investigators’ demands for e-mail records and other online data,...

2014-04-17 20:23:19

A former Under Secretary of Homeland Security joins some of IBM's top cyber security experts to brief IT professionals on how to defend against today's urgent threats, including Heartbleed. ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iSECURE, LLC, an end-to-end cyber security consulting and solutions provider, today announced program details of its forthcoming "2014 Information Security Executive Summit," to be held in partnership with the IBM X-Force Research and Development organization...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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