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2013-12-02 23:25:12

Scott Chasin, CEO and Founder of ProtectWise and former CTO of McAfee, to Join Board Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 Pwnie Express today announced that Scott Chasin, founder and chief executive officer of privately held ProtectWise, Inc. and former chief technology officer of McAfee, was appointed to the company’s board of directors. “Scott has extraordinary technology and business expertise, and we are delighted that he has joined Pwnie Express’s board of...

2013-11-18 23:31:02

Computers are becoming integrated with technology in all facets of life. National Computer Security Day provides companies and individuals the opportunity to assess the security of their technological surroundings. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Rhino Security Labs, an industry leader in information security, announces vulnerability assessment opportunities as November 30th's National Computer Security Day approaches. In coordination with the annual event, Rhino Security Labs...

2013-11-04 23:22:22

CompTIA has authorized The Hacker Academy to provide Continuing Education Units for people with existing CompTIA credentials. These CEUs are used to keep credentials current. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 CompTIA, a worldwide leader in information technology certifications, has awarded The Hacker Academy the ability to issue Continuing Education Units to their students, allowing students to keep their CompTIA credentials current. Qualifying certifications include A+,...

2013-10-30 23:02:50

Only 41 pct of sector uses penetration testing to identify security risks. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced the results of research on risk-based security management in the retail industry. The survey, conducted in April 2013 with the Ponemon Institute®, evaluates the attitudes of 1,320 respondents from IT security, IT operations, IT risk management, business...

2013-10-26 23:02:53

A global survey released by Fortinet recently should sound alarm bells for any organization at all concerned with the protection of digital assets and data. Joe Caruso, the founder and CEO/CTO of Global Digital Forensics, discusses the potential real-world impact the growing wave of personal computing devices in the workplace can have on any organization, well substantiated by the eye-popping numbers revealed in the survey, and the importance of performing up-to-date penetration testing...

2013-10-25 23:01:49

Berberich continues his pen-testing articles in the latest edition of PenTest Magazine. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 The article, appearing on page 78, covers such topics as Social Engineering, Information Gathering Techniques and DNS Enumeration. To read the article in its entirety, please click here: Busting the Hollywood Hacker Myth "Penetration testing has a glamorous reputation, and it has a lot of fans,” stated Russ Rogers, subject matter expert on computer security and...

2013-10-24 23:22:56

Penetration Testing and Network Vulnerability Assessment Company Noted for its Product Innovation Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Pwnie Express, the leading provider of rapid deployment remote security assessment products, today announced that its Pwn Pad won the prestigious 7th annual Vermont Tech Jam Innovation Award. Pwnie Express provides cost effective, rapid deployment security assessment products comprised of innovative sensors that make it incredibly easy to...

2013-10-24 12:29:37

BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SANS Online Training announces a special opportunity to receive a new MacBook Air laptop or $850 off your course with SANS industry leading IT security training. This special offer runs through December 3(rd) and includes a MacBook Air or $850 off to cyber students registering for a qualifying SANS OnDemand or vLive course. The hi-tech MacBook Air will allow students the flexibility to take SANS training at any location with an...

2013-10-23 16:32:16

CDI 2013 is powered by NetWars - Tournament Play, a Cyber Range Competition, and Includes Second Annual Tournament of Champions! BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To help meet the needs of the cyber security community to defend against the latest cyber-attacks, SANS will host more than 25 courses at Cyber Defense Initiative (CDI), December 12 - 19 in Washington, DC. SANS specialized IT security courses will cover the latest cyber-attacks, how they work, and what...

2013-10-15 23:20:23

Seasoned Security Executive Paul Paget to Join Penetration Testing and Network Vulnerability Assessment Company Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 Pwnie Express, the leading provider of rapid deployment remote security assessment products, today announced the appointment of Paul Paget as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Paul transitions leadership from founder Dave Porcello who will continue to guide the company’s product vision as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Paul brings to Pwnie...