Smart Card Alliance Becomes Secure Technology Alliance, Expands Mission to Include Broader View of Security Technologies

PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., March 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Smart Card Alliance, known for propelling the adoption of smart card technology as the global standard for payment, identity, access and mobile application security, announced today it is expanding its charter to...  [Read More]

Careers in Cybersecurity

Careers in Cybersecurity Wednesday, March 8, 2017 | 7 – 8pm EST Register Today – https://cybercareers.eventbrite.com/?aff=NCI According to Michael Brown, CEO at Symantec, the demand for the cybersecurity workforce is expected to rise globally to 6 million by 2019, with a projected...  [Read More]

Excelsior College’s School of Business and Technology Speaker Series Presentation Critical Cybersecurity Awareness

Excelsior College’s School of Business and Technology Speaker Series Presentation Critical Cybersecurity Awareness Faculty Program Director:  Dr. Andrew Hurd Cybersecurity is a growing field. If we had the foresight and we integrated computer security the way it was supposed to be integrated...  [Read More]

NCI in the news!

On January 30, 2017 Dr. Amelia Estwick, Program Manager for the National Cybersecurity Institute at Excelsior College, was interviewed on Washington, DC’s WJLA/News Talk program to discuss  cybersecurity in the new administration....  [Read More]

Business and Technology

Excelsior College’s School of Business and Technology Speaker Series Presentation Critical Cybersecurity Awareness Faculty Program Director:  Dr. Andrew Hurd Cybersecurity is a growing field. If we had the foresight and we integrated computer security the way it was supposed to be inte-grated...  [Read More]

Cybersecurity: Threats, Risks, and Partnerships

Cybersecurity: Threats, Risks, and Partnerships This diverse panel will discuss the threats to network service providers and customers, discuss how to manage cyber risks in a complex, diversified environment; and, how to achieve effective outcomes through public and private partnerships. Facilitator: Nnake...  [Read More]

Building the Government’s Cyber Workforce: Challenges and Solutions

Building the Government’s Cyber Workforce: Challenges and Solutions Like the private sector, the government is challenged today to educate a cybersecurity workforce to, among other things, understand the various Risk Management Framework methodologies, data analytics, and generate the neccessary metrics to leverage...  [Read More]

Ransomeware, Prepare…or Pay the Fare

Ransomeware, Prepare…or Pay the Fare Ransomware is on the rise, particularly in the finance industry. Hear from industry leaders about ransomware’s impact, latest trends, and what you can do to protect yourself and your company. Facilitator: Bray Barnes, Director of Cybersecurity Initiatives,...  [Read More]

The Cyber Impact in Healthcare Compliance Speaker Series

Tuesday, Oct 4th 9:00am-10:00am The Cyber Impact in Healthcare Compliance 78% of organizations suffered a security incident last year, therefore, it is more important than ever to protect HIPPA patient information. Hear from leading industry experts about the hot cyber topics in...  [Read More]

Hands up…your computer is being held hostage

One of the growing problems with cybersecurity in 2015 and again this year is that of ransomware. Imagine if you suddenly had a message appear on your screen notifying you that all the data in your computer was now encrypted. To gain...  [Read More]