More Biden Cybersecurity Nominations

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News : President Biden announced key cybersecurity leadership nominations Monday, proposing Jen Easterly as the next head of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency and John “Chris” Inglis as the first ever national cyber director (NCD).

Teaching Cybersecurity to Children

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Billion Dollar CyberSecurity Annual Budgets Have Arrived

Joseph Steinberg

Major American banks and various other parties serving them are each spending $1 Billion per year on cybersecurity, according to Bank of America’s CEO, Brian Moynihan. CyberSecurity News Cybersecurity budget

CyberSecurity Is Not Enough: Businesses Must Insure Against Cyber Losses

Joseph Steinberg

This article is sponsored by iBynd which enables MSP’s, Cybersecurity companies, Cloud providers and other technology and Financial Service companies to seamlessly integrate a Cyber Liability Insurance product offering to their Small and Medium sized business customers.

Cybersecurity Visuals

Schneier on Security

The Hewlett Foundation just announced its top five ideas in its Cybersecurity Visuals Challenge. The problem Hewlett is trying to solve is the dearth of good visuals for cybersecurity. Uncategorized contests cybersecurity

AI and Cybersecurity

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Ben Buchanan has written " A National Security Research Agenda for Cybersecurity and Artificial Intelligence." artificialintelligence attribution cybersecurity nationalsecuritypolicy reports

What Does It Take to Be a Cybersecurity Professional?

Lohrman on Security

With a red-hot job market and great career prospects, more and more people want to know what they have to do to get a cybersecurity job — or better yet a career.

A Cybersecurity Policy Agenda

Schneier on Security

The Aspen Institute’s Aspen Cybersecurity Group — I’m a member — has released its cybersecurity policy agenda for the next four years. Uncategorized cybersecurity national security policy reports risks

The Future of Machine Learning and Cybersecurity

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The Center for Security and Emerging Technology has a new report: “ Machine Learning and Cybersecurity: Hype and Reality.” Uncategorized cybersecurity machine learning reports

Cybersecurity AI

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Click to read Cybersecurity AI. The post Cybersecurity AI appeared first on Security Boulevard. Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity During COVID-19

Schneier on Security

covid19 cybersecurity hacking phishingThree weeks ago (could it possibly be that long already?), I wrote about the increased risks of working remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic. One, employees are working from their home networks and sometimes from their home computers.

Inadequate Cybersecurity

Security Boulevard

It is customary to begin an article on cybersecurity with statements about huge increases in threats and attacks and mounting cyberspace losses from fraud, identity theft, ransoms, data exfiltration, blackmail, etc. The post Inadequate Cybersecurity appeared first on Security Boulevard.

Barracuda Networks Acquires SKOUT Cybersecurity

Security Boulevard

Barracuda Networks this week extended the scope of its cybersecurity portfolio by agreeing to acquire SKOUT Cybersecurity. The post Barracuda Networks Acquires SKOUT Cybersecurity appeared first on Security Boulevard.

Cybersecurity Law Casebook

Schneier on Security

Robert Chesney teaches cybersecurity at the University of Texas School of Law. courts cybersecurity lawsHe recently published a fantastic casebook, which is a good source for anyone studying this.

7 Cybersecurity Tips for Remote Working

Security Boulevard

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Cybersecurity Experts to Follow on Twitter

Schneier on Security

Security Boulevard recently listed the “Top-21 Cybersecurity Experts You Must Follow on Twitter in 2021.” Uncategorized cybersecurity Schneier news Twitter” I came in at #7. I thought that was pretty good, especially since I never tweet.

Diversity in the Cybersecurity Workforce

Security Boulevard

The post Diversity in the Cybersecurity Workforce appeared first on Security Boulevard. CISO Suite Cybersecurity Featured Security Boulevard (Original) Spotlight (ISC)² cybersecurity hiring cybersecurity talent Diversity

Cybersecurity Fosters Competitive Advantage

Security Boulevard

Tens of billions of dollars each year are spent on cybersecurity, yet cybercriminals continue to succeed. There seems to be a never-ending stream of cybersecurity bad news. Cybersecurity failures become public relations, customer relations, and financial problems for companies.

Joseph Steinberg Appointed To CompTIA Cybersecurity Advisory Council

Joseph Steinberg

Long-time cybersecurity-industry veteran, Joseph Steinberg , has been appointed by CompTIA, the information technology (IT) industry’s nonprofit trade association that has issued more than 2-million vendor-neutral IT certifications to date, to its newly-formed Cybersecurity Advisory Council.

The Unintended Harms of Cybersecurity

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Interesting research: " Identifying Unintended Harms of Cybersecurity Countermeasures ": Abstract: Well-meaning cybersecurity risk owners will deploy countermeasures (technologies or procedures) to manage risks to their services or systems.

Joseph Steinberg On The World Of CyberSecurity: An Interview

Joseph Steinberg

This past week, Canada’s National Post newspaper ran a special supplement focusing on cybersecurity; the cover story featured an interview of Joseph Steinberg about t he ever-evolving world of cybersecurity. CyberSecurity interview

7 Cybersecurity Jobs In Demand At Today’s Enterprises

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Here, we will show you cybersecurity jobs in demand at enterprises nowadays. Cybersecurity is a major concern for every organization these days. The post 7 Cybersecurity Jobs In Demand At Today’s Enterprises appeared first on SecureBlitz Cybersecurity.

CISO Vincent Hoang on Cybersecurity in Hawaiian Government

Lohrman on Security

Vincent Hoang became the CISO in Hawaii in 2016. In this interview, Vince shares his journey and cyber priorities in protecting the Aloha State, particularly among the challenges presented by COVID-19

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Government Shutdown Hampers Cybersecurity

Adam Levin

Government has impacted federal cybersecurity according to several reports. The roughly 800,000 federal workers currently on furlough include: 45% of staff from the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency , which is tasked with defending critical infrastructure from cyber and physical threats. The Department of Homeland Security’s 2019 Cybersecurity and Innovation Showcase, initially scheduled to begin January 8, was also cancelled.

Of Pipelines And Cybersecurity

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Humble Bundle's 2020 Cybersecurity Books

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This month, they're featuring as many as nineteen cybersecurity books for as little as $1, including four of mine. books cybersecurity schneiernewsFor years, Humble Bundle has been selling great books at a "pay what you can afford" model.

Reducing Cybersecurity Risk With Minimal Resources

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The Top Three Weaknesses in Healthcare Cybersecurity

Security Boulevard

With remote care, connected devices , and more efficient use of data digitizing healthcare delivery, cybersecurity has never been more vital for providers. The post The Top Three Weaknesses in Healthcare Cybersecurity appeared first on Security Boulevard.

The New Wave of Cybersecurity Awareness Training

Security Boulevard

Cybersecurity is one of those critical areas of this new world. The post The New Wave of Cybersecurity Awareness Training appeared first on Security Boulevard. The only constant is change. The ongoing effects of COVID-19 have taught us that change is inevitable to survive.

Top-21 Cybersecurity Experts You Must Follow on Twitter in 2021

Security Boulevard

There is nothing better than learning from the experts when it comes to Cybersecurity. The post Top-21 Cybersecurity Experts You Must Follow on Twitter in 2021 appeared first on Reflectiz.

Cybersecurity and government

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The post Cybersecurity and government appeared first on Cybersecurity Insiders. Photo by Katie Moum on Unsplash. In May, after many months of dedicated effort, our compliance team received word that a U.S.

Cybersecurity Training Agency Breached After Phishing Attack

Adam Levin

The SANS Institute, a company that provides cybersecurity training and certification, announced that a data breach compromised the personally identifiable data of roughly 28,000 records. The post Cybersecurity Training Agency Breached After Phishing Attack appeared first on Adam Levin.

How to Build a Cybersecurity Culture

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Vacationing? How to avoid the cybersecurity blues

We Live Security

How to avoid the cybersecurity blues appeared first on WeLiveSecurity. CybersecurityFrom securing your devices to avoiding public Wi-Fi hotspots for logging into apps we look at measures you can take to remain safe while this holiday season. The post Vacationing?

LA Covers Up Bad Cybersecurity

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The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has been accused of deliberately keeping widespread gaps in its cybersecurity a secret from regulators in a large-scale coverup involving the city's mayor. coverups cybersecurity utilities vulnerabilitiesThis is bad in several dimensions.

Cybersecurity metrics for web applications

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Thinking of a Cybersecurity Career? Read This

Krebs on Security

Thousands of people graduate from colleges and universities each year with cybersecurity or computer science degrees only to find employers are less than thrilled about their hands-on, foundational skills.

Sports events and online streaming: prepare your cybersecurity

We Live Security

The post Sports events and online streaming: prepare your cybersecurity appeared first on WeLiveSecurity. CybersecurityIf you'll be watching Sports Streaming events on your SmartTV, laptop, tablet or cell phone, learn the tips to keep you and your personal data safe.

How Gamification is Changing Cybersecurity

Security Boulevard

Gamification is changing cybersecurity and the way we learn! The post How Gamification is Changing Cybersecurity appeared first on The Shared Security Show. The post How Gamification is Changing Cybersecurity appeared first on Security Boulevard.

Winning the Cybersecurity Contest

Security Boulevard

Cybersecurity is a competitive endeavor. The post Winning the Cybersecurity Contest appeared first on Security Boulevard. Analytics & Intelligence Cybersecurity Featured Incident Response Malware Security Boulevard (Original) Spotlight Blog General Security

How to Solve the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

Security Boulevard

Understanding how to bridge the talent gap in the cybersecurity industry requires thinking beyond traditional approaches to recruiting. The post How to Solve the Cybersecurity Skills Gap appeared first on Security Boulevard.

New US Executive Order on Cybersecurity

Schneier on Security

President Biden signed an executive order to improve government cybersecurity, setting new security standards for software sold to the federal government.

On Cybersecurity Insurance

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Good paper on cybersecurity insurance: both the history and the promise for the future. academicpapers cybersecurity insurance riskassessment risksFrom the conclusion: Policy makers have long held high hopes for cyber insurance as a tool for improving security. Unfortunately, the available evidence so far should give policymakers pause. Cyber insurance appears to be a weak form of governance at present.