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Cyber Security Breaches Increase Demand for Cyber Security Degrees

June 30, 2015

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As cyber security breaches continue to increase, so does the demand for cyber security degrees. According to the infographic below, 1,993,210 records are lost or stolen every day, 83,050 every hour, 1,384 every minute and 23 every second. 66% of breaches have occurred in North America. The hardest hit industry is the banking industry, with […]

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Technology Management and Cyber Security Programs featured on Let’s Talk Live

June 25, 2015

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Kumar Mehta, director of George Mason University’s Masters in Technology Management and Masters in Management of Secure Information Systems programs, and Frank Strickland, a director at Deloitte Consulting and a graduate of Mason’s Technology Management program appeared on Let’s Talk Live to discuss how technology is shaping business and the increasing demands for IT and cyber […]

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Cyber Security Jobs Abound

May 27, 2015

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The growth of cyber security jobs is outpacing the supply of qualified professionals. This growing need for qualified cyber security professionals can only be expected to continue to climb as corporations continue to rely on cyberspace as one of their predominant domains and while business continues to be conducted worldwide using continually expanding technology. The […]

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Korea Awards Cyber Security Defense Grant to Mason Professors

May 18, 2015

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Angelos Stavrou, director of Mason’s Center for Assurance Research and Engineering in the Volgenau School of Engineering, and J.P. Auffret, director of the MS in Management of Secure Information Systems at the School of Business recently received a $268,000 grant from the Korea Agency for Defense Development (ADD) for a new cyber security consulting project. […]

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9 Cybersecurity Strategies and Insights

May 7, 2015

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A partnership among George Mason University, IBM, and the National Science Foundation (NSF) has produced new research and strategic insights into cybersecurity threats and cybersecurity strategies for risk management. Key cybersecurity strategies and insights the research unveiled: Industry would like to have one government entity to connect with on cybersecurity issues. Currently, depending on circumstances, an […]

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