Getting Started in Cybersecurity – The University Way

November 10, 2011
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Getting Started in Cybersecurity – The University Way

The significant increase in the threats to our computer systems has created a huge demand for professionals with cybersecurity degrees over the last decade. Even though the expertise in information security has been around for a long time, there are estimated 30, 000 cybersecurity related jobs coming to the Baltimore-Washington, D.C. area as DC...
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 2011-11-07

November 7, 2011
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 2011-11-07

Where do you want to be this week? Now you’ll always know with our “Where You Want to Be This Week” feature, which will tell you about infosec meetups happening in your local area as of Sunday night. If you would like your event listed in our Calendar and in this post, contact us...
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Top 3 NoVA Infosec Blog Posts of the Week

November 4, 2011
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Top 3 NoVA Infosec Blog Posts of the Week

This week we lost one of the greatest visionaries that our generation will ever see, Rest in Peace Steve Job….Technological innovation will never be the same!! It’s that time of the week again: the time where we take a look at what local security bloggers have been up to. You can take a look...
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ISSA International Conference Follow-Up

November 2, 2011
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ISSA International Conference Follow-Up

One thing we like to do here is provide summaries of events that happen around the area. Recaps of multi-day conferences are pretty time-consuming to write and thus I don’t notice too many of them getting published. Fortunately, Ben “@falconsview” Tomhave wrote up his reflections on the ISSA Intentional Conference held last month and...
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 2011-10-31

October 31, 2011
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 2011-10-31

Where do you want to be this week? Now you’ll always know with our “Where You Want to Be This Week” feature, which will tell you about infosec meetups happening in your local area as of Sunday night. If you would like your event listed in our Calendar and in this post, contact us...
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 2011-10-24

October 24, 2011
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 2011-10-24

Where do you want to be this week? Now you’ll always know with our “Where You Want to Be This Week” feature, which will tell you about infosec meetups happening in your local area as of Sunday night. If you would like your event listed in our Calendar and in this post, contact us...
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Bagging Twitter Imposters

October 18, 2011
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Bagging Twitter Imposters

I noticed an odd thing the other day … I hadn’t seen any recent posts from one of my preferred Twitter security news feeds over at the @regsecurity account. I skimmed through the people I follow and noticed that I was no longer following them. Now I could have sworn I was following this account....
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