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Webinar: Cyber Security for Small Businesses

Sept 18, 2014 2 pm to 3 pm (ET)...  [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 to discuss the changing meaning of cyber security, the intersection...  [Read More]

The Current State of Cybersecurity Education in the US & Around the World Webinar

On September 4, 2014, the National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) hosted a webinar on “The Current State of Cybersecurity Education in the US and Around the World.” In the August 2014 edition of IEEE’s Computer magazine, Dr. Ernest McDuffie from NIST and Dr....  [Read More]

Free Course for Engineering Technology Professionals Now Open

The National Cybersecurity Institute at Excelsior College is offering a free, non-credit, 8-week online, self-paced, introductory course in cyber security entitled: Professionals. Registration for the Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) opened on September 1. The course begins on September 15. According to...  [Read More]

Excelsior Grad Named NCI Fellow

Dr. Jane LeClair, COO of Excelsior College’s National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) is pleased to announce that Terry M. Evans has been appointed an NCI Fellow. The NCI is an academic and research center located in Washington D.C. dedicated to assisting government, industry,...  [Read More]

Cybersecurity Threats in Healthcare Webinar

On August 18, 2014, the National Cybersecurity Institute hosted a webinar on the “Cybersecurity Threats in Healthcare.” The webinar addressed the challenges in healthcare cyber security especially after the healthcare industry has moved from paper-based records to more digital information transferred electronically;...  [Read More]

Nuclear Cybersecurity: Supply Chain Management Webinar

On August 22, 2014, the National Cybersecurity Institute hosted a webinar on “Nuclear Cybersecurity: Supply Chain Management”. The webinar addressed the following issues: Supply Chain Management Program NEI 08-09 App. E11 System and Services Acquisition System Development Life Cycle Management Breach Example...  [Read More]

Steganography Webinar

On August 19, 2014, the National Cybersecurity Institute hosted a webinar on “Steganography: Hiding Data within Data”. The webinar addressed several issues related to Steganography which is a technique for hiding data inside other data, in such a way that you do...  [Read More]

Excelsior’s New MOOC: An Introduction to Cybersecurity

A free, Massively Open Online Course (MOOC) offered by Excelsior College’s National Institute of Cybersecurity aims to introduce educators, professionals and the general public to the evolving field of cyber operations and security. Throughout the course, “Introduction to Cybersecurity” (Register), which begins on September 22, 2014, students...  [Read More]

Cybersecurity Standards and Law, part A

How it protects organizations and individuals....  [Read More]