Posts Tagged ‘cybersecurity’

Cyber Security in 2017: Good News for MS in Cyber Security Students

As the year marches on, the reporting of cyberattacks continue to hit the news. In a survey of more than a thousand IT security decision makers and practitioners, only 34% are confident regarding their ability to monitor privileged users. The infographic below shows that the number of cyberattacks has continued to rise over the past […]

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Cybersecurity Innovation Forum Series Fall Event Announces Speakers

Cybersecurity risks, rapid technology changes, increasing compliance requirements, and greater reliance on technology have made cybersecurity a top career choice in this area. George Mason University’s goal is to provide a path to enhance leadership careers and be at the forefront of addressing cybersecurity challenges. George Mason University’s School of Business and Volgenau School of […]

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Cyber Crime Growth from 2005 – 2015

It’s no surprise to hear that the cyber security industry has grown by leaps and bounds over the last decade. Increased focus on protecting sensitive data continues to be a priority for corporations, while cyber crime has grown in great numbers. The infographic below highlights the growth of cyber crime from 2005 to 2015. In […]

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Mason-IBM-NSF Research Addresses Smart Grid Cyber Security

  This article was written by Jennifer Anzaldi on June 22nd, 2017. For the past three years, Mason has partnered with IBM and the National Science Foundation (NSF) to research and develop recommendations for cyber security leadership core competencies and governance best practices for securing the smart grid. “Electric companies and regulators have a changing […]

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