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Is your family's cybersecurity worth $20 a month?

If you're anything like me you're probably constantly on the prowl for WiFi networks to log into so that you can work, listen to music, browse, shop or read. Without being connected to the cloud via the internet your laptop or iPad...

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Online cybersecurity course targets business professionals

As tech folks adapt to the language of business risk, business professionals learn the language of cyber

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Is the cyber crisis real or fiction?

There has been a lot of commentary about the cybersecurity hiring crisis. Reports indicate that there are too few candidates for positions and there is no assurance that the future will be better. Is this reported crisis real? It may...

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Yahoo and 'the failure to comprehend'

One of the biggest challenges facing the C-suite and boards is the failure to comprehend the universality of cyber security threats.

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Cybersecurity salaries for sales engineers are $180,000 to $220,000 in 2017

In the top five major metros - New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, and Philadelphia - experienced cybersecurity engineers with more than eight years of experience are earning an average annual salary of $135,000.

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Workplace violence: Prevention and response

Every year nearly 2 million Americans are victims of workplace violence, which is defined as any act or threat of physical violence, harassment, intimidation or other disruptive behavior that occurs at the work site. This article will...

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New ways to think and speak risk

Taking a step back and finding new ways to look at the age old problem of risk


What's the value in attack attribution?

Does attack attribution and knowing your adversaries really matter when it comes to securing the enterprise?

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Cybersecurity engineer among the hottest IT jobs on the market

Live in or around one of the five largest metro areas in the U.S.? Here’s what you can expect to make in three of the hottest IT roles around.


Boardrooms engage in blame games after cyberattacks, finds survey

​Company execs and their IT department both think the other is responsible in the event of a cyberattack, research has revealed.

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Fortinet hires NSA veteran as company's first CISO

The network security provider has hired former NSA cyber task force executive Philip Quade as chief information security officer.

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3 ways to improve the security of identity and access management

A highly effective identity and access management program will always deliver business value. However, treating architecture and security as an afterthought can - and often does - result in massive data breaches that have significant...


Get 72% off NordVPN Virtual Private Network Service For a Limited Time - Deal Alert

NordVPN has discounted their popular VPN software 72%. Use our link and see the discount applied when you click "buy now".

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Why more Chief Strategy and Risk Officers need a seat at the security table

For years the evolving role of chief information security officers has increasingly required them to think more like a chief risk or strategy officer and anticipate cyber threats before they happen. Now a perfect storm is brewing that...


Congrats - you’re the new CISO…now what

Before you buy that new shiny product, throw that old one in the trash, hire that whiz kid dressed in black, or change that process, you need foundational visibility into your security posture regarding what’s working and what’s not....


Updates that simplify NIST certifications

A road map that reduces time and resources required across multiple frameworks and regulations.

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Are Virtual CISOs the answer to your security problems?

Virtual CISOs can be an invaluable resource for companies with limited resources. But are they a short-term fix to a long-term problem?

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Infosec mourns over Howard Schmidt, who helped make the country a safer place

Howard Schmidt advised both President Brack Obama and George W. Bush on cybersecurity. He was a CSO at Microsoft and a CISO at eBay. He led several industry groups, and wrote books on cybersecurity. But when security professionals...

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Hacking for Defense to solve national security challenges

As the speed and complexity of America's national security threats increase, so too must its response. Using Lean Startup methodologies, schools like Stanford and Georgetown University are harnessing the collective intellect of their...


We stepped onto Ford's Carr-E prototype for a joyride

The Carr-E is one of Ford's visions for a personal mobility, last mile solution.

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