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Pan Kamal, VP of Marketing for Alert Enterprise, a security software company headquartered in Fremont, CA, explains in his opening remarks that he is going to describe Alert Enterprise’s award-...

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Tue, 2017-05-16 08:32 AM

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RESTON, VA May 15, 2017 Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a global science and technology company, announced that Meghan Good, Leidos Cyber Solutions Lead, was recognized as a winner by the Women in Technology (...
Mon, 2017-05-15 04:05 PM

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By Steve Bittenbender Editor, Government Security NewsThe ransomware attack that plagued the globe on Friday must serve as a “wake-up call” to both industry and government leaders that the time for...
Fri, 2017-05-12 07:28 AM

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By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsPresident Donald Trump on Thursday signed a long-anticipated executive order calling for the federal government to ramp up its cybersecurity...
Thu, 2017-05-11 09:50 AM

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NEW YORK May 8, 2017 New research reveals that cyberattacks on the government sector doubled in 2016, hiking to 14 percent from seven percent of all cybersecurity attacks in 2015. Attacks on the...
Thu, 2017-05-11 09:42 AM

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WASHINGTON May 9, 2017 According to the Center for Cyber Safety and Education™ Global Information Security Workforce Study (GISWS), sponsored by (ISC)²®, Booz Allen Hamilton and Alta Associates,...
Thu, 2017-05-11 09:26 AM

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MENLO PARK, CA May 9, 2017 Menlo Security today announced it has been selected by Internet Initiative Japan Inc. (IIJ), one of Japan's leading internet access and comprehensive network solutions...
Thu, 2017-05-11 09:21 AM

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SAN DIEGO May 10, 2017 Security On-Demand Inc., (SOD) the leading provider of advanced managed security and threat detection capability announced today that Steven Bay has joined the company as the...
Thu, 2017-05-11 09:18 AM

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NORTHBROOK, IL May 10, 2017 UL, a global safety science organization, has received a grant from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) for cybersecurity testing of Internet of...
Thu, 2017-05-11 09:15 AM
Forum Systems announced on Wednesday that it will be exhibiting at AFCEA’s upcoming Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium.The conference will be held June 13-15 at the Baltimore Convention Center in...
Fri, 2017-05-05 08:57 AM
WASHINGTON May 2, 2017 The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has awarded $9.7 million to 12 small businesses for 13 Phase II contracts through the...
Thu, 2017-05-04 10:58 AM

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PHOENIX May 3, 2017 BeyondTrust, the leading cyber-security company dedicated to preventing privilege misuse and stopping unauthorized access, today unveiled the results of its Federal Cyber-Security...
Thu, 2017-05-04 10:48 AM
WASHINGTON May 2, 2017 The inability to pay competitive salaries, insufficient cybersecurity staff, and a general lack of funds present serious barriers to local governments achieving the highest...

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By Ken AmmonA number of high profile security incidents over the last year have proven, yet again, that privileged users -- administrators, contractors, and others with system-level access to IT...
The collection of information generated from the online activities of citizens, by both private and public interests, has become so widespread and pervasive that it has prompted several social...
By Jonathan LewisData breaches occur more often than we realize, and affect everyone from consumers to municipal governments.  Recently, the Washington State Administrative Office of the Courts...
Government computing has undergone rapid change in recent years. Within the data center, multiple drivers are pushing cloud computing to the forefront, including technology policies such as “Cloud...
Mobility, bring-your-own-device and telework policies pay off several times over. In addition to creating a work-life balance for employees with anytime, anywhere connectivity, the ability to go...

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Millis, MA-based Kanguru Solutions, a manufacturer of secure IT storage solutions, has announced the addition of USB device control to its Kanguru Remote Management Console (KRMC). The company calls...
Reston, VA-based Input, which specializes in government business, has unveiled new research detailing adoption trends for cloud computing, virtualization, service-oriented architecture (SOA), open...
Rockville, MD-based Telvent reports that it is the first vendor selected to participate in a DHS supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) testing project to ensure critical IT security and...
Mobile Active Defense, LLC (M.A.D.) has announced the release of its patent-pending mobile firewall and contents filtering mechanisms that enforce controls based upon the physical location of the...
GammaTech Computer Corp., a manufacturer of notebook and tablet computers, has introduced the newest member to its line of cost-effective, high-performance rugged convertible notebook computers, the...