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Free Webinar: Cybersecurity Awareness (Roanoke Chapter of AGA)

Dr. Amelia Estwick, Program Manager at the National Cybersecurity Institute at Excelsior College conducted a Cybersecurity Awareness webinar for the Roanoke Chapter of AGA (Association of Government Accounts).  The webinar titled:  Cybersecurity & You, what you need to know to avoid becoming...  [Read More]

Free Webinar: Build Your Cybersecurity Skill Set

Energy Providers Coalition for Education (EPCE) partners with top-notch cyber expert, Excelsior College, to increase Cybersecurity workforce skills in the energy industry. Webinar was recorded on August 2, 2017; the link to the recorded webinar is: https://bcove.video/2wFmUBk The energy industry is facing...  [Read More]

Dr. Estwick Moderating Webcast: Three-Prong Approach to Security

When:  July 27, 2017 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EST The days of a fixed network edge are gone. Digital transformation, cloud computing, Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and the Internet of Things (IoT) have fragmented the traditional government network, making...  [Read More]

Nozomi Networks Delivers First End-to-End Platform for Improved ICS Cybersecurity and Operational Reliability

Latest release of SCADAguardian integrates modules for Asset Management and Vulnerability Assessment, creating a comprehensive solution for critical infrastructure MENLO PARK, Calif., March 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nozomi Networks Inc., the pioneer in real-time cybersecurity and operational visibility for industrial control...  [Read More]

‘Threat Hunting’ Emerges as 2017 Cybersecurity Excellence Award Category

Sqrrl named “Winner” of first Cybersecurity Award for ‘Threat Hunting’ Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sqrrl’s Threat Hunting Platform has been selected as the winner of a 2017 Cybersecurity Excellence Award. “Threat hunting has become a top of mind issue for security executives...  [Read More]

FTI Consulting Study Reveals Seven Recommendations to Address Data Security Risks

Fortune 1000 Corporations Share Insights for Information Governance Programs WASHINGTON, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN) today announced findings from its Technology segment’s 11th Advice from Counsel study of e-discovery and information governance (“IG”) trends, which revealed key themes that can help organizations support the...  [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]

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]

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]

Protecting our most valuable assets

There have been increasing reports that hackers from unfriendly nation states have been probing the defenses of our critical infrastructure with regularity. In case you aren’t aware, our critical infrastructure are 16 sectors deemed critical to the ongoing operation of our country....  [Read More]