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Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) executive director is keynote at the Information Security SUMMIT

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 5:15pm

CLEVELAND, Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) executive director Lynn Dohm is the keynote speaker at the Information Security SUMMIT (ISS), Oct. 25-29, virtually and in-person in Cleveland, Ohio.

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  • CLEVELAND, Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) executive director Lynn Dohm is the keynote speaker at the Information Security SUMMIT (ISS), Oct. 25-29, virtually and in-person in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • "I'm excited to engage with the Cleveland professionals attending ISS," states Lynn Dohm, WiCyS executive director.
  • It's the only cybersecurity conference with equal representation of students and professionals and its mission is to recruit, retain and advance women in cybersecurity.
  • Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) is the premier nonprofit organization with international reach dedicated to bringing together women in cybersecurity.

Sponsorship opportunities available for 2022 Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) conference

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:10pm

CLEVELAND, Ohio, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available for businesses and companies looking to support the recruitment, retention and advancements of women in the cybersecurity field through the Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) conference, March 17-19, 2022, in Cleveland, Ohio.

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  • CLEVELAND, Ohio, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available for businesses and companies looking to support the recruitment, retention and advancements of women in the cybersecurity field through the Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) conference, March 17-19, 2022, in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • Future employees will view these sponsors as inclusive employers for cybersecurity opportunities.
  • Organizations will be recognized on the conference website, the mobile app and onsite at the conference.
  • Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) is the premier nonprofit organization with international reach dedicated to bringing together women in cybersecurity.

Keynote Speakers Announced for SANS Cyber Solutions Fest

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:20pm

BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, announced the keynote speakers for SANS Cyber Solutions Fest, a free two-day virtual event on October 21-22, 2021covering four cybersecurity focus areas: Threat Hunting, SOC/SOAR, MITRE ATT&ACK Framework, and Cloud Security.

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  • BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, announced the keynote speakers for SANS Cyber Solutions Fest, a free two-day virtual event on October 21-22, 2021covering four cybersecurity focus areas: Threat Hunting, SOC/SOAR, MITRE ATT&ACK Framework, and Cloud Security.
  • SANS Cyber Solutions Fest will share the latest solutions, tools, and techniques to combat today's cybersecurity threats
    As a result of the recent Executive Order (EO), many U.S. federal agencies are trying to quickly determine next steps in their Zero Trust journey.
  • GIAC, an affiliate of the SANS Institute, validates practitioner skills through more than 35 hands-on, technical certifications in cyber security .
  • The SANS Technology Institute, a regionally accredited independent subsidiary, offersa master's degree, graduate certificates, and an undergraduate certificate in cyber security.

Nominations Now Open for the SANS 2021 Difference Makers Awards

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 1:45pm

BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, today announced the call for nominations for the SANS 2021 Difference Makers Awards is now open.

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  • BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, today announced the call for nominations for the SANS 2021 Difference Makers Awards is now open.
  • SANS is accepting nominations for individuals, teams and groups from within the SANS community who have implemented security processes or technology in 2021 that resulted in meaningful and measurable advances in security.
  • "SANS Difference Makers have gone on to both raise the bar on cybersecurity and inspire others to do so, as well."
  • To learn more about the SANS Difference Makers Awards, visit: https://www.sans.org/about/awards/difference-makers/2021/?msc-difference...
    The SANS Institute was established in 1989 as a cooperative research and education organization.

CyberSN and the SANS Institute to Form a Strategic Industry Partnership

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 2:00pm

It has never been more difficult for companies to find, hire, and retain these highly trained professionals.

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  • It has never been more difficult for companies to find, hire, and retain these highly trained professionals.
  • The SANS Institute announced the expansion of their Cyber Workforce Academy and EARN Maryland (MD) Cybersecurity and Information Technology Industry grant initiative on August 3, 2021.
  • See the SANS Cyber Talent Academy website or their listing in the CyberSN Provider Exchange for more information or to apply.
  • GIAC, an affiliate of the SANS Institute, validates practitioner skills through more than 35 hands-on, ANSI accredited technical certifications in cyber security .

SANS Institute Introduces #SecureTheFamily Campaign To Help Protect Families Online

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 1:30pm

Our children are super savvy about the latest model of mobile phone, while our aging parents need help with theirs.

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  • Our children are super savvy about the latest model of mobile phone, while our aging parents need help with theirs.
  • "Risks to our digital safety are everywhere, but there are steps you can take to protect yourself and your family.
  • Ms. Mahalik developed the SANS Security Awareness curriculum for #SecureTheFamily with practical advice on securing personal devices and data and how to keep families safe online.
  • GIAC, an affiliate of the SANS Institute, validates practitioner skills through more than 35 hands-on, technical certifications in cyber security .

Keysight Unveils Industrial Visibility Solutions for Electric Utility Market

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 4:00pm

As cybersecurity attacks escalate against critical infrastructures, industrial operators, such as electric utilities, need technology to monitor the cybersecurity of both their OT and IT environments.

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  • As cybersecurity attacks escalate against critical infrastructures, industrial operators, such as electric utilities, need technology to monitor the cybersecurity of both their OT and IT environments.
  • Keysights new Industrial Visibility solutions enable industrial asset operators and owners to monitor their IT and OT infrastructure for threats while meeting NERC CIP security standards and similar regulations for high-voltage electric transmission and power generation.
  • Keysights Industrial Visibility Solutions will be demonstrated at the upcoming EnergySec Conference in Anaheim, California from Oct. 4-6, 2021 and the GridSecCon virtual conference Oct. 18-20, 2021.
  • Keysight delivers advanced design and validation solutions that help accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world.

Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) call for participation and deadline for scholarships, grants and awards

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 5:10pm

CLEVELAND, Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) is planning its next conference March 17-19, 2022, in Cleveland, Ohio.

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  • CLEVELAND, Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) is planning its next conference March 17-19, 2022, in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • The WiCyS Call for Participation submissions are now open as are applications for scholarships, grants and fellowships for attendees.
  • The WiCyS 2022 conference will center around the theme, "Being Smart About Security and Privacy of all 'Smart' Things."
  • Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) is the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with international reach dedicated to bringing together women in cybersecurity.

Respected Threat Intelligence and Security Experts Join Netenrich

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 4:15pm

They will drive the expansion and development of the company's threat intelligence and research, and security operations solutions.

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  • They will drive the expansion and development of the company's threat intelligence and research, and security operations solutions.
  • John Bambenek is responsible for leading the company's threat research and threat intelligence direction.
  • As a former security advisor to Netenrich, he will continue to serve as security evangelist and threat expert.
  • Previously, he led security research and threat intelligence at ThreatSTOP, Fidelis Cybersecurity, and SANS Institute.

IIoT World waives for 7 days the $249 fee for the IIoT World's ICS Cybersecurity Day

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 12:15pm

Unfortunately, there is no corresponding estimate for the OT industry, but it is insignificant to the need, and there is a reason for that.

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  • Unfortunately, there is no corresponding estimate for the OT industry, but it is insignificant to the need, and there is a reason for that.
  • More about the topic during the ICS Cybersecurity Day on October 6, 2021, between 9:45 AM 3 PM ET.
  • IIoT World today announced that it waives the $249 fee for the ICS Cybersecurity Day until September 30, 2021, only.
  • This virtual event brings together over 20 experts to share insights on ICS Cybersecurity via live panel discussions and audience Q&A.