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2014-05-22 16:22:16

Accudata CEO to Chair Summit Day Two Featuring Live Hacking Demo & Industrial Operations Security HOUSTON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Accudata Systems today announced participation in the IQPC 2(nd) Annual Cyber Security for Oil and Gas Summit to be held June 16-18th in Houston, Texas. Conference Day Two will be chaired by Accudata CEO, Patrick Vardeman. Oil and gas industry leaders will converge at this summit to address critical cyber security threat concerns and trends. June 16(th) is a...

2014-05-20 08:20:55

ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced that it has entered into a contract with E-volve Technology Systems (E-volve) to enable their delivery of TCS' professional services to the U.S. Air Force (USAF) for its Cyber Operations Training Program. The subcontract includes a base award term of five months and two, one-year option terms; all of...

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2014-05-19 12:00:28

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Monday the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that cyber-spying charges had been filed against five officers of the Chinese military. The DOJ accused them of stealing trade secrets from six US companies. This is the first such case where an indictment for economic espionage has been brought against foreign government officials. The officers were identified as Wang Dong, Sun Kailiang, Wen Xinyu, Huang Zhenyu, and Gu...

2014-05-15 16:21:07

WASHINGTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) is pleased to learn that President Obama is assigning White House Deputy Chief of Staff Rob Nabors to oversee the review of the beleaguered Veterans Affairs Department as the agency grapples with allegations of treatment delays and preventable deaths at the Phoenix VA hospital," said VVA National President John Rowan. "Yet, we are still shy of our objective of real accountability in the...

2014-05-14 23:02:09

David Good, whose incredible story was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning, will visit the University City Science Center to chronicle a journey deep into the Amazon Rain Forest to reunite with his indigenous mother Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 In 2011 David Good earned his Bachelor’s degree from East Stroudsburg University and began an adventure that would not only connect him with his indigenous roots in the Amazon Rain Forest, but also with his mother, a member of the...

2014-05-14 16:34:03

Public/Private collaboration aims to strengthen defenses against cyber attacks and protect customers ARLINGTON, Va., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA), along with several of America's most recognized retail brands, launched the Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center (R-CISC). The R-CISC is an independent organization, the centerpiece of which is a Retail Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Retail-ISAC). Among those companies...

2014-05-09 23:07:15

SafeTacMag LLC is a one of a kind Magazine clip which will help soldiers around the world train in a much safer and cost effective manner Lewisville, Texas (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 On October 30, 2006, Sergeant M. Algrim a Marine, was killed from a fatal gunshot wound. Surprisingly enough this was not caused behind enemy lines but on home turf within Camp Pendelton. Algrim is not the only case of fatalities as a result of negligent discharges, in fact 10 other soldiers since 2005 have been...

2014-05-07 23:11:17

The first annual Community College Cyber Summit (3CS) is being held on July 21st and 22nd at Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills, Illinois. Palos Hills, IL (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 According to Cisco’s 2014 Annual Security Report, there is a shortage of nearly one million skilled cybersecurity professionals worldwide. To discuss bridging this crucial gap, the first annual Community College Cyber Summit (3CS) is being held on July 21st and 22nd at Moraine Valley Community...

2014-05-07 08:40:29

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ThreatStream, a next generation cyber intelligence company that enables the disruption of cyber attacks in real-time, today announced the appointment of big data security luminary, Jason Trost (formerly with Endgame, Inc.), to lead its data science vision. "Jason is one of the few in the industry that has been pushing the envelope - utilizing big data platforms to address cyber security challenges. He is a perfect fit within our long...

2014-05-01 23:03:39

First of three U.S.A. Cyber Warrior Scholarship application periods now open; increased application opportunities allow greater chances for selection. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 The (ISC)2® (“ISC-squared”) Foundation, the non-profit charitable trust for (ISC)² that aims to empower students, teachers, and the general public to secure their online lives with community cyber security education and awareness, today announced the launch of the first of three application...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'