News & Events

The 2014 Mandiant MIRcon Conference Wrap-up

The Mandiant (a FireEye Company) MIRcon conference has came and went. The conference was held October 5 through October 8 in Washington D.C.’s Woodley Park District. The absolutely beautiful and on The National Historic Registry The Omni Shoreham Hotel was the conference...  [Read More]

NCSAM Book SALE! 50% off “Protecting Our Future: Educating a Cybersecurity Work Force”

We will be discounting the National Cybersecurity Institute Publication Protecting Our Future: Educating a Cybersecurity Work Force all October long in recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month! Step #1: To receive this 50% discount visit the Hudson Whitman Website Step #2:...  [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 podcasts and webinars with some of the nation’s foremost experts...  [Read More]

NCI Journal: Volume 2 Edition 1

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 issues associated with cybersecurity. Manuscripts must be written at a...  [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 House will be held at the National Cybersecurity Institute Time:...  [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 were looking into the incident. Today Home Depot made it...  [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 the Chinese government have launched cyber attacks on at least...  [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 that so many Gmail passwords had been stolen and were...  [Read More]

NCI Symposium Series Event: The Nature of Cyber Warfare

As part of its symposium series, the National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) hosted on September 16, 2014 its first symposium on The Nature of Cyber Warfare. During the event, issues related to the changing meaning of cyber security, the intersection of US policy,...  [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 National Security Authority (NSM) said that 50 organizations had been...  [Read More]