Job: Security Engineer II in Fairfax, VA

November 25, 2011
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Job: Security Engineer II in Fairfax, VA

Looks like a great job opportunity has turned up over at the NoVA Hackers Association’s  facility host. I know several of the folks that work in their security department over there and it seems like a challenging and rewarding place to work. The Company ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to...
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Weekly Rewind – Top Industry News, Infosec Degrees, LastPass Updates & More

November 19, 2011
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Weekly Rewind – Top Industry News, Infosec Degrees, LastPass Updates & More

Well it’s been a few weeks since I got one of these Weekly Rewind posts out… The industry news is from this past week however our blog posts go back to the last Weekly Rewind post. I didn’t include some of our standard articles due to their time relevancy. And for some of those...
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NoVA CTF November 2011 Challenge

November 18, 2011
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NoVA CTF November 2011 Challenge

After taking a few months off the folks over at NoVA CTF just released a new challenge to the NoVA Hackers list. They gave me permission to republish the challenge here for the rest of the community to enjoy. A terrible “cyber” attack has taken place but fortunately network sensors captured a pcap of...
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New Multifactor Authentication for LastPass

November 15, 2011
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New Multifactor Authentication for LastPass

I didn’t mention it in my previous post “Usable Browser Privacy & Security” but another Firefox plug-in I normally use is the popular online LastPass password manger. Well, the other day I noticed a new feature but hadn’t seen much discussion of it within the security community. Yes, I use LastPass and find it...
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Meetup Reminder

November 14, 2011
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Meetup Reminder

Since I did not put out the where you want to be this week post earlier, I’ve decided to put out a meetup reminder so that you know there is a meetup tonight in our area. If you would like your event listed in our Calendar and in this post, contact us or mention it to @grecs...
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 2011-11-14

November 14, 2011
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 2011-11-14

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 11, 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!! Happy Veterans day to all to all that have served & those currently serving the country. Appreciate the sacrifices made by you & your loved ones!! It’s that...
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