Cyber Security

Accenture, a New York Stock Exchange-traded professional services and consulting company, said it has acquired Maglan, a privately held Israeli cyber security company, in a move to increase its ability to provide clients with cyber defense services using Israeli innovation. Accenture, which has been active in Israel since 2001, also said it has set up […]

By Tim Starks 06/20/16 10:00 AM EDT With help from Eric Geller and Martin Matishak WASSENAAR TALKS START AGAIN — Beginning today, the latest United States delegation is in Vienna for talks over export controls on hacking tools — controls that panic cybersecurity companies, many leaders in Congress and swaths of the broader U.S. business […]

By Tom Cheshire, Technology Correspondent A commons select committee has recommended that companies should be fined in they fail to guard against cyber attacks, in the wake of last year’s TalkTalk hack. The Culture, Media and Sport inquiry into the TalkTalk hack made a number of recommendations, but stopped short of suggesting that criminal proceedings […]

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Accenture (NYSE:ACN) today announced Kelly Bissell is joining the company to lead Accenture Security. Bissell brings more than 25 years of security industry experience to Accenture and specializes in breach incident response, identity management, privacy and data protection, secure software development and cyber risk management. In his new role, Bissell will run Accenture’s […]

In today’s world, security attacks in the cyber world are more common than ever. Hackers seeking personal, professional and financial information are using the Internet to harm others for their own benefit. Now with a new online associate’s degree program at Valley College, students can obtain skills necessary to apply for jobs in the cybersecurity […]

Cybersecurity professionals from Israel and around the world are meeting in Tel Aviv this week with policymakers, entrepreneurs, investors and academics, including some from INTERPOL and NATO. They will discuss cybersecurity threats facing the international community today and the latest advances in cyber technology. The discussions and meetings, part of the 6th Annual International Cybersecurity […]

By Daniel R. Stoller and Alex Ruoff June 16 — Regulators have released final procedures for how the government handles cybersecurity information shared by companies, but health-care organizations are already embracing data-sharing communities as a way to better prepare for cyberthreats. The Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Justice also released instructive guidance […]