Posts Tagged ‘ assessment ’

The NIST List on Risk Management

October 24, 2012
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The NIST List on Risk Management

FCW.com had a nice article highlighting several of the core National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) risk management documents in reading list form. The Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002, and more recently the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, had tapped NIST years ago decompose these abstract standards and guidelines into more...
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6 Quick Steps for N00bs Understanding Risk Assessments

March 8, 2012
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6 Quick Steps for N00bs Understanding Risk Assessments

Although this article came out a few months ago I’ve been meaning to put it out there as it may give those unfamiliar with addressing risk a good overview of what’s involved. In this case study the author focuses on doing a security assessment for a cloud system but the same approach could be...
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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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Follow-Up: OWASP – DC/MD Local Chapter Infosec Meetup Event – Wednesday, 08-20

August 28, 2008
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The OWASP – DC/MD Local Chapter infosec meetup event last week featured Rex Booth giving an introduction to OWASP, Matt Fisher looking at web risks and assessments, and a general discussion of BlackHat and DefCon. I wasn’t able to go but Rex has recently posted his notes from this session to the OWASP –...
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OWASP – DC/MD Local Chapter Infosec Meetup Event – Wednesday, 08-20: OWASP, Web Assessments, and Con Reviews

August 20, 2008
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Here is some information regarding this week’s Wednesday OWASP – DC/MD Local Chapter infosec meetup event. Upon arriving please go to the 9th floor and sign in. Someone will escort you to the meeting location (room 8S026). If you are late and can not get in, please call (202) 270-8715.
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