Voting Machines Hacked at DEF CON in Las Vegas

Just how secure are the nation’s voting machines, and how much should you worry about a hacker changing voting results?  Based on what a group of hackers  in Las Vegas, the machines are easily hacked, and voting results are not secure. Every year, there is a conference held in Las Vegas, called DEF CON, where ethical hackers […]

At The Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit: How to Stop Catastrophic Cyber Failure in Your Organization

Join Bob Flores, Executive Partner of Cognitio, and Junaid Islam, CTO of Vidder, Inc, at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit for their session on How to Stop Catastrophic Cyber Failure in Your Organization. The session begins is on Wednesday, June 15 from 3:15 PM to 4:00 PM. The session is presented by Vidder, Inc.  OVERVIEW […]

Join Women in Cybersecurity This Week in Dallas

Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) is hosting its third annual Women in Cybersecurity event on March 31 through April 2 at the Hyatt Regency DFW International Airport. WiCyS continues to innovatively expand its mission to bring together women in cybersecurity from academia, research and industry. This event is designed as a forum for speakers and guests to exchange knowledge, […]

Federal Agencies Now Have Access to “Fast Start” Cybersecurity Assessments Via Pre-Competed GWAC

Government agencies face continuing challenges in enhancing service to citizens and critical functions of support to the economy, law enforcement and national security. And now every agency also faces new challenges in serving those missions in an age of cyber conflict. Organizations and even other nations have demonstrated an unrelenting focus on their attempts to […]

The Global Cyber Alliance Appoints Philip Reitinger as its First President and CEO

Editor’s note: We have known and admired the work of Phil Reitinger for decades and believe his strengths make him uniquely qualified to successfully make progress in the important missions of this new global alliance for good. – bg From: The Global Cyber Alliance (GCA), an international, cross-sector not-for-profit designed to identify, confront, and prevent […]

There Will Be Cyberwar: How The Move To Network-Centric War Fighting Has Set The Stage by Richard Stiennon

With new technology, come new problems. Oft times, with the increasing demand for the latest and greatest tech, security is more of an after thought. What has been a consistent theme is developing the next best technology, and then figuring out how to protect it. Before the tests are run to find the gaps, a […]