Cyber Security

Buy Photo U.S. Sen. Gary Peters(Photo: Free Press file photo)Buy Photo Sen. Gary Peters said today he would prefer if automakers and suppliers, rather than government regulators, would deal with the threats of hackers redirecting vehicles or stealing a driver’s personal information, but keeping up with hackers’ ability to disrupt may stymie regulators and engineers alike. […]

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COLUMBIA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tenable Network Security, Inc., a global leader transforming security technology for the business needs of tomorrow, revealed today that overall security confidence was higher for organizations leveraging the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity (Cybersecurity Framework), according to findings from the Trends in Security Framework […]

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The cybersecurity labor market is suffering a severe workforce shortage. By 2019, the demand for talent is estimated to be about 6 million jobs, with a projected shortfall of at least 1.5 million skilled workers, according to Symantec’s CEO Michael Brown. In July 2015, the U.S. State of Cybercrime report from PwC, CSO, the CERT […]

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PROVO — Deep in the basement of the Crabtree Technology Building at Brigham Young University, a team of students works to hack into the university’s servers. However, these are not the stereotypical “hackers” and they are not doing anything illegal. These students are part of the award-winning Cybersecurity Research Lab and they are performing important […]

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President Obama wants to boost federal spending on cybersecurity by $19 billion, which is to be commended. But unless we attract more people to the field, and see “hackers” as a valuable asset to society and national security, we’ll continue to have a shortage of cybersecurity professionals. Last year Symantec CEO Michael Brown said “the […]

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Posted: Sunday, March 27, 2016 1:00 am Kearney camp offers chance to learn about cybersecurity jobs Associated Press | KEARNEY — Students can learn about computer programming and career options in cybersecurity at a camp in Kearney this June. … read more at: http://www.omaha.com/news/nebraska/kearney-camp-offers-chance-to-learn-about-cybersecurity-jobs/article_a644000f-d821-51bb-b972-bfdcd292763d.html

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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) – Students can learn about computer programming and career options in cyber security at a camp in Kearney this June. The event for middle and high school students will focus on science and engineering topics, and give students a chance to get hands-on experience. Attendees will receive a Raspberry Pi computer as […]

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BEIJING: China has launched its first cyber security public organisation aimed at better safeguarding national cyber security and guiding internet companies in perform their duties, the media reported on Saturday. The CyberSecurity Association of China, launched in Beijing on Friday, consists of academic institutes, individuals and internet companies including Tencent and popular internet security company […]

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