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Cybersecurity resiliency bill would equip states with new resources, protect critical infrastructure – StateScoop (registration)

A new mechanism for state cybersecurity grants promises to ameliorate workforce woes and give states more control over managing its pre-digital infrastructure amid major attacks. Just northwest of Austin, Texas, the 278-foot-high Mansfield Dam prevents the Colorado River from spilling into the valley below. (Getty Images) As if by magic, …

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IAFIE Conference Calls for More Higher Education Cybersecurity … – In Homeland Security

By David E. HublerContributor, In Homeland Security Panelists at the International Association for Intelligence Education (IAFIE) conference, held this week in Charles Town, West Virginia, agreed on Monday that there is a growing need for more collegiate cybersecurity programs and training. “The growth of cybercrime is creating an entirely new …

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The Cybersecurity arms race, the best defenses, the biggest risks: Corvil's David Murray explains – FinanceFeeds (blog)

As we face an increasingly algorithmic, bot-oriented world, it’ll be a battle of who has the better machine learning algorithms to either attack or protect a company’s assets, says Corvil’s David Murray. The latest cyber attacks on corporate networks have raised concerns across many industries, including the online trading sector. …

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How much importance does your company place on cybersecurity? – Cincinnati Business Courier

Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle) How much importance does your company place on cybersecurity?Cincinnati Business CourierIn This Article. Technology · Cybersecurity. We know that most businesses should put cybersecurity near the top of their priority lists, be we also know that not all of them do. Subscribe to get the …

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Microsoft agrees to buy cybersecurity firm for $100M, according to a report – Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle)

Microsoft agrees to buy cybersecurity firm for $100M, according to a reportPuget Sound Business Journal (Seattle)… companies. Enlarge. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has beefed up investment in cybersecurity companies. Veronique de Viguerie. In January, Microsoft said it planned to spend more than $1 billion a year on cybersecurity research and …

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AICPA advises on cybersecurity risk management – Accounting Today

The AICPA has developed a guide titled “Reporting on an Entity’s Cybersecurity Risk Management Program and Controls” to help CPAs examine and report on client organizations’ cybersecurity risk management programs. The guide aims to help CPAs provide a new assurance service to evaluate a client’s description of its cybersecurity risk …

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IEC joins Quebec utility in cybersecurity – The Jerusalem Post

LEFT TO RIGHT: Quebec Premier Phillipe Couillard: Michael Penner, Hydro- Québec’s chairman of the board; Ofer Bloch, CEO of the IEC; and IEC senior vice president Yosi Shneck sign the collaboration agreement in Heftziba 22.5.2017.. (photo credit:YOSSI WEISS / ISRAEL ELECTRIC CORPORATION) Aiming to protect critical infrastructure in …

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Overnight Cybersecurity: Flynn refuses to comply with Senate subpoena | Chaffetz postpones hearing with Comey … – The Hill

Welcome to OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY, your daily rundown of the biggest news in the world of hacking and data privacy. We’re here to connect the dots as leaders in government, policy and industry try to counter the rise in cyber threats. What lies ahead for Congress, the administration and the latest …

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Schenck workshop covers cybersecurity – Appleton Post Crescent

Schenck workshop covers cybersecurity Subscribe today for full access on your desktop, tablet, and mobile device. Subscribe Now 1 Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Schenck workshop covers cybersecurity Schenck’s cyber threats workshop to be presented by FBI agent Bryon Franz. …

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EU cybersecurity agency seeks remit, funds to police attacks – EURACTIV

The EU cybersecurity agency ENISA will receive a makeover in September when the European Commission renews its mandate amid a whirlwind of new cybersecurity measures. The director of the Athens-based agency has been requesting a larger budget to deal with the rise in attacks on internet-connected devices. “It would be …

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