PwC cloud report points to ‘value gap’ | #cybersecurity | #conferences

Cloud adoption has reached near ubiquity among enterprises, but more than half of them fall short of obtaining significant value from their investments. A PwC cloud report published this week points to an incongruity between corporate enthusiasm for the technology and actual results. The professional service firm’s research found 92%…

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Summer camp is great for kids, but could be for your business, too | #cybersecurity | #conferences

Memorial Day has passed and the official start of summer, the summer solstice, is Sunday. Summer brings with it ideas of openness, vacations, work schedule modifications and summer camp. “Summer camp?” you might ask. We have all experienced a trying and stressful year, including the children. I believe the need…

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56% of security professionals say today’s cyber workforce lacks soft skills | #cybersecurity | #conferences

Emotional intelligence, resilience and the ability to integrate well with a team are among the most critical soft-skill qualities that a security professional can possess – and such attributes can make you a very valuable hiring candidate, according to a panel of experts Monday at the 2021 RSA conference. The…

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good feelings, red lines, Internet sovereignty, and cyber doctrine. | #cybersecurity | #conferences

At a glance. Russian media give President Biden good press, post-summit. A US red line for cyber operations. Duma votes to restrict US company operations in Russia. What an adequate cyber doctrine might look like. TASS is authorized to disclose that Joe is a good Joe… President Putin perceived President…

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Fidelis Cybersecurity Wins “Best Product in XDR” in the Global InfoSec Awards During 2021 RSA Conference | #cybersecurity | #conferences

BETHESDA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fidelis Cybersecurity, the industry innovator in active eXtended Detection and Response (XDR) solutions trusted by Fortune 100 firms and governments worldwide, was today named “Best Product in XDR – eXtended Detection and Response” by Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM), the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine. Fidelis Elevate is…

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NATO soliciting industry to beef up internal cyber defenses | #cybersecurity | #conferences

STUTTGART, Germany — The NATO alliance plans to procure new cyber defense systems to replace aging platforms, with contracts worth tens of millions of euros coming online before the end of 2021. This program, part of a series of cybersecurity technology refresh efforts being run by the NATO Communication and…

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NATO soliciting industry to beef up internal cyber defenses | #cybersecurity | #conferences

STUTTGART, Germany — The NATO alliance plans to procure new cyber defense systems to replace aging platforms, with contracts worth tens of millions of euros coming online before the end of 2021. This program, part of a series of cybersecurity technology refresh efforts being run by the NATO Communication and…

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DIARY-Political and General News Events from June 18 | #cybersecurity | #conferences

June 18 (Reuters) – For other diaries, please see: Political and General News Top Economic Events Emerging Markets Economic Events Government Debt Auctions U.S. Federal Reserve Today in Washington ————————————————————————– This diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events ————————————————————————– FRIDAY, JUNE 18 ** ANTALYA, Turkey – Turkey Foreign Minister…

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Assistant Professor (Cyber Law/Information Security) Vacancy At NLIU, Bhopal | #cybersecurity | #conferences

The National Law Institute University, Bhopal invites application for the post of Assistant Professor of Cyber Law / Information Security. Name of the Post: Assistant Professor of Cyber Law / Information Security No. of Post: 01 (One) Essential Qualification and Experience A) (i) A Master’s degree with 55% marks or…

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Biden, Putin meet amid high tensions in bilateral ties | #cybersecurity | #conferences

GENEVA/WASHINGTON (Xinhua) – US President Joe Biden and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin had an hours-long summit on Wednesday at a lakeside villa in the Swiss city of Geneva, the two leaders’ first face-to-face meeting since Biden took office in January and perhaps the most-watched part of Biden’s European tour….

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U of I Launches Cybersecurity Master’s Program to Meet Skyrocketing Demand | #cybersecurity | #conferences

MOSCOW, Idaho — June 16, 2021 — Cybersecurity job openings in Idaho have increased 160% since 2015, according to a recent Idaho Department of Labor report, and the University of Idaho is adding to its degree offerings to meet state and national demand. The U of I College of Engineering is offering a…

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Lantronix Drives Development of Smart Industrial Solutions | #cybersecurity | #conferences

IRVINE, Calif., June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lantronix Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX), a global provider of secure turnkey solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) and Remote Environment Management (REM) offering Software as a Service (SaaS), connectivity services, engineering services and intelligent hardware, is driving the design and development of…

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DIARY-Political and General News Events from June 17 | #cybersecurity | #conferences

June 17 (Reuters) – For other diaries, please see: Political and General News Top Economic Events Emerging Markets Economic Events Government Debt Auctions U.S. Federal Reserve Today in Washington ————————————————————————– This diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events ————————————————————————– THURSDAY, JUNE 17 ** LONDON – UK Prime Minister Boris…

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Secret Service Romance Scam Symposium to Highlight | #cybersecurity | #conferences

WASHINGTON, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Data Connectors, representing the largest cybersecurity community in North America, will be hosting the US Secret Service’s Global Investigative Operations Center’s (GIOC) Romance Scam Symposium at the Capital Region Virtual Cybersecurity Summit on June 24. This symposium will draw attention to the record-breaking…

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Russian recalibration | WORLD | #cybersecurity | #conferences

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: meeting with a “worthy adversary.” That’s how President Biden described Russian leader Vladimir Putin ahead of Wednesday’s summit in Geneva. The White House was quick to tamp down expectations, calling the president’s objective “realistic.” Biden said he…

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BlackGirlsHack founder on changing what the next gen of cyber looks like | #cybersecurity | #conferences

The cybersecurity industry aspires to create a diverse workforce, but the number of women and people of color among the ranks – and particularly in leadership – remains unjustifiably low. As Black History Month drew to a close and Women’s Month began, BlackGirlsHack founder Tennisha Martin discussed with SC Media…

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Biden And Putin Say Their Summit Was Constructive As The World Waits For Results | #cybersecurity | #conferences

Updated June 16, 2021 at 3:46 PM ET President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin met in Geneva Wednesday. Here’s what you need to know: The closed-door meeting, which began at about 7:45 a.m. ET, lasted 3 hours, 21 minutes, shorter than the White House had projected. They held…

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