Well this is a Shell Shocking Bashing Mess!

If you are involved with cybersecurity in any fashion, then you know that yet another vulnerability has been discovered. However, this one could even be worse than The OpenSSL Heartbleed Vulnerability bug!... [ read more ]

October 2014 is National Cyber Security Awareness Month!

Special Podcast Series… October 2014 marks the 11th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). In recognition of this month long campaign, the National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) will produce a series of... [ read more ]

NCI Journal #3 Call for Papers

The National Cybersecurity Institute Journal is currently extending a call for abstracts & papers, including book and software reviews, editorials and commentary in all areas of cybersecurity that contribute to understanding the... [ read more ]

Open House: Smooth Degree Pathways for Cyber Security Education

Join the National Cybersecurity Institute and the School of Business and Technlogy at Excelsior College for an open house focusing on developing a smooth degree path for cyber security education. The Open... [ read more ]

It’s Official – Home Depot Was Hacked

Several weeks ago the word started to spread in the cyber security community that yet another big retailer, this time Home Depot, had been hacked. At that time the company said they... [ read more ]

China Continues Cyber Attacks on US

The Senate Armed Services Committee released information today indicating that China has once again been caught with its hands in the cyber cookie jar. According to the report, hackers tied directly to... [ read more ]

Breached or Not Breached?

The headline at CNNMoney was troubling – “A list of 5 million Gmail addresses and passwords appeared on a Russian Bitcoin forum Wednesday”. Yawn…another hack. Buy it was troubling on several fronts–first... [ read more ]

Who’s Controlling your Vehicle?

As a blog follow up to the Black Hat 2014 Conference in Las Vegas, I had promised to cover the presentation where researchers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek had named the most... [ read more ]

Hackers Strike at More Energy Companies

The relentless attack on the energy sector continued last week when officials in Norway announced that as many as 300 energy-related companies in that country have been hacked by outsiders. The Norwegian... [ read more ]

RSVP Now for a Special NCI Event

A NCI Symposium Series Event: The Nature of Cyber Warfare Please join us for a special, RSVP only, event on The Nature of Cyber Warfare Tuesday September 16th from 9:00am – 11:30am... [ read more ]