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March 8 International Women’s Day

Excelsior College School of Business and Technology Announces its Speaker Series Presentation Did you know that: According to Catalyst’s research, few women are earning degrees in STEM, except in life sciences.  STEM degrees are even fewer for women of color. Women make...  [Read More]

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]

NCI is guest speaker at the Booz | Allen | Hamilton STEM Girls 4 Social Good Event

Dr. Amelia Estwick, Program Manager, was a guest speaker at Booz | Allen | Hamilton’s STEM Girls 4 Social Good (#SG4SG) week that was held in Washington, DC during July.  The audience comprised of 50 middle school girls, women interns participating in...  [Read More]

NCI Interviewed on CBN News

Dr. Amelia Estwick, program manager for NCI was interviewed on the Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) News to discuss personal information being hosted on various online search engines and ways to protect personal information from being shared.   Thanks to These Websites, Your Personal Info...  [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]

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 – 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]