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2014-09-29 23:03:08

Industry leader releases no-cost detection tools for vulnerability considered more severe than Heartbleed Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of advanced threat, security and compliance management solutions, today announced detection for Bash “Shellshock” (CVE-2014-6271). The Shellshock vulnerability affects Unix, Linux, BSD, OS X and other Unix derivatives and was announced on September 24, 2014, by Akamai security researcher Stephane...

2014-09-26 08:20:53

ELKHART, Ind., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 25, 2014, Skyline Corporation signed a letter of interest for Evergreen Recreational Vehicles, LLC to acquire substantially all of the assets of Skyline's Recreational Vehicle Division. "I am very excited to be acquiring the RV Division from Skyline," stated Kelly L. Rose, Chairman of the Board of Evergreen Recreational Vehicles. "Mr. Art Decio has been a longtime friend of mine and a person who I hold in the highest...

2014-09-24 12:24:18

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) announced that a Request for Proposal (RFP) will be issued to purchase 48,500 Solar Photovoltaic Alternative Energy Certificates (SPAECs) annually over a two-year period on behalf of three of FirstEnergy's Pennsylvania utilities - Pennsylvania Power Company, Pennsylvania Electric Company, and Metropolitan Edison Company. The RFP process will be conducted by The Brattle Group and will take place in October and...

2014-09-23 23:13:15

Upcoming Courses Focus on Often Overlooked Hazards Associated with Confined Spaces in the Workplace Dublin, CA (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 The OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District, the only authorized OSHA Training Institute Education Center in Northern California, is offering a series of courses focusing on the often overlooked hazards associated with confined spaces in the workplace. The courses are designed not only to help employers and workers...

2014-09-23 23:02:49

EtQ today announced that it will be presenting its joint webinar with Aloft Aviation Consulting, “Predictive Risk Management Using the Bowtie Method.” Farmingdale, NY (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 EtQ today announced that it will be presenting its joint webinar with Aloft Aviation Consulting, “Predictive Risk Management Using the Bowtie Method.” This webinar will be held on September 24th at 1:00pm ET. It will be led by Aloft Aviation Consulting’s Robert Dodd, and EtQ’s Ben...

2014-09-23 08:31:34

MetricStream position based on completeness of vision and ability to execute* PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MetricStream, the leading provider of Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) solutions today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the "Leaders" Quadrant of the 2014 Magic Quadrant for Business Continuity Management Planning (BCMP) Software(1). Vasant Balasubramanian, Vice President of Product Management at MetricStream said,...

2014-09-22 08:30:39

GREENVILLE, S.C., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM) ("KEMET"), a leading global supplier of electronic components, today announced that it is confirming its previously announced earnings guidance provided on July 24, 2014. KEMET confirmed today that for the upcoming quarter ending September 30, 2014, it currently expects revenues to be in the range of $206 to $212 million, and that adjusted operating gross margins are currently expected to improve over...

2014-09-22 08:23:04

VANCOUVER, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Goldgroup Mining Inc. ("Goldgroup" or the "Company") (TSX:GGA, OTC:GGAZF, BMV SIX:GGAN.MX) is pleased to announce that the Company closed an agreement with two lenders (the "Lenders"), RMB Resources Inc. ("RMB") and Credipresto SAPI de CV SOFOM ENR ("Credipresto"), for a USD $10 million secured medium term loan facility (the "Facility"). The Facility is being funded 80% by RMB and 20% by Credipresto. Javier Reyes, a director of Goldgroup, is a...

2014-09-21 23:01:07

Waldorf Risk Solutions announces launch of new web portal for diocesan clients. The portal will allow access to custom risk management solutions to make the process easier and faster for clients. Huntington, New York (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 Waldorf Risk Solutions, LLC announces the release of their Risk Management Portal designed for Diocesan risks. The portal features four custom cloud applications with the intent to support effective risk management and loss control client...

2014-09-19 08:22:36

CINCINNATI, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CECO Environmental Corp. (NasdaqGM: CECE), a leading global environmental technology company focused on critical solutions in the air pollution control (APC), energy and fluid handling and filtration industries, announced today that its Strobic Air subsidiary recently expanded its fume exhaust product portfolio to include the new Mono-Stack fan. This innovative new technology incorporates efficient nozzle design and high velocity plume...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'