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CyberPatriot Program Showcases Future of Cybersecurity Workforce

…from attack, the event resembled a scene out of the show 24. And if it showed us anything, it’s that our future cybersecurity workforce is bright. Hosted by the Air Force Association, CyberPatriot is designed to encourage the nation’s youth to engage in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), with a particular focus on future career opportunities in the field of cybersecurity. As cyber threats continue to evolve, it is vital that…

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Three Transitions Driving Net-Centric Security

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…chnology. I also find it disconcerting that at any given time, the most aggressively marketed “solutions” to IT security problems represent a trailing indicator of what cyber criminals are actually doing to raise hell. One thing that all recent change transformations in IT have in common is the role of the network as the connection fabric binding everything together. To make progress in containing security risk factors, we stop thinking of the ne…

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RSA 2013: That’s a Wrap

…o be managed along the way. In some respects, you don’t get enough time with really good friends (if there really is such a thing as enough time for such people in our lives), and in the end, it’s a huge blur from meeting to meeting. I posed a question in my blog earlier this year: Are we making progress in cyber security? I say yes, yet not nearly enough, and now I am thinking hard about how to change it before RSA 2014….

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Security, IoT and Risk Management for Industrial Networking

…lenges and rewards of networking in industrial environments. Here is a summary on forum discussions specific to cyber security, the Internet of Things and risk management. Brian Uffelman is a Security Solutions Architect for the Cisco Connected Industries Group.  In this video Brian summarizes his talk on securing the end-to-end (Plant-to-Business) network from internal network threats.  Brian speaks of the benefits of a complete security arc…

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Mobile Telework: Cost Effective, Flexible and Secure

…#8217;s more cost-effective, and very flexible.  And, it’s secure. This week, I’m attending the RSA security conference in San Francisco.  Mobile device security and cyber security are some of the hot topics in the keynotes, special government sessions, and throughout the event. I’m able to attend this event to learn about the new technologies available to secure mobile devices and cloud and also the expanding cybersecurity thre…

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