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Cyber security: The Problem That Isn’t Going Away

January 25, 2016

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Did you know that there were more than 500 million records of personal information stolen in data breaches in just one year, according to this infographic, costing companies an average of $145 per record and about $3.5 million per data breach? Data breaches such as these can destroy a company. Having the skills to help […]

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Combating Cyber Attacks on Government Agencies

January 12, 2016

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Cyber attacks against government agencies continue to be a persistent threat to both national and personal security. As new technologies are developed and reliance on internet based applications grows, so will the need to combat cyber threats. Demand for trained cyber security professionals and managers continues to grow among government agencies. According to the infographic […]

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Securing the Internet of “Things”

November 16, 2015

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Dr. Angelos Stavrou of George Mason University talks about security considerations for the emerging internet of things in a presentation sponsored by TechTarget and ISACA. Learn more about cyber security programs at George Mason University at cyber.gmu.edu.

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Want to be a CISO? Mason has a degree for that!

November 10, 2015

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One of the hottest job markets today is cyber security with the global cyber security market expecting growth to reach $80 billion by 2017. The demand for cyber security professionals, including CISO, has been 3.5 times greater than that for other IT positions and 12 times greater than other jobs. There is expected to be […]

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Cyber Security Degree Fills Leadership Gap

October 27, 2015

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Supply and demand is one of the most important concepts in business. Without demand, it is very difficult for businesses to thrive. The cyber security jobs market is thriving. Demand is outpacing supply, and today the demand for cyber security leaders is high. Below is a chart showing the Hot IT Career Choices and their […]

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