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Will Agencies Botch Pending FISMA Reform Effort?

December 11, 2014
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FISMA reform is finally headed to the White House for signing. Although the legislation may not be perfect, it is nice to see forward progress. Unfortunately, the hard part is next … the actual implementation. Will agencies find a way to botch this well meaning piece of legislation and turn in into another bureaucratic...
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 12-08-2014

December 8, 2014
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 12-01-2014

December 1, 2014
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Weekly Rewind – Project KidHack, Reuben Paul, NPR Podcast & More…

November 21, 2014
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Welcome to another edition of our Weekly Rewind – where we summarize all our posts from the last week. The top stories this week were 3) “NPR Podcast on Krebs’ New Book ‘Spam Nation’ ”, 2) “8-Year Old Reuben Paul Promotes Teaching Kids Cyber Security”, and 1) “Project KidHack Slides from BSidesDE 2014”. If...
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 11-17-2014

November 18, 2014
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Weekly Rewind – ShmooCon 2015, USIS, Security & More…

November 14, 2014
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Welcome to another edition of our Weekly Rewind – where we summarize all our posts from the last week. The top stories this week were 3) “Security’s Existential Crisis”, 2) “USIS is Just the Tip of the Iceberg”, and 1) “Announcing ShmooCon 2015 Firetalks – CFP, Sponsorships, Volunteers”. If you missed anything or happened...
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USIS Is Just the Tip of the Iceberg

November 12, 2014
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Good article covering the recent USIS security clearance debacle… My guess … USIS is just the tip of the iceberg, and we would be naive to think otherwise. Lax clearance processing is most likely a systemic problem throughout however no clear (no pun intended) solutions exist given the workload of this industry. I wouldn’t...
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 11-10-2014

November 10, 2014
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 11-03-2014

November 4, 2014
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 10-27-2014

October 26, 2014
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