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Mason-IBM-NSF Partnership Yields Second Cyber Report

The Mason–IBM–NSF Cybersecurity Leadership and Smart Grid Conference happened in April 2015 as part of a multi-year research project on chief information security officers (CISOs), cybersecurity executive leadership, and securing the next generation smart grid. The conference, which built upon a summer 2014 workshop, brought together more than 200 attendees from across the United States. […]

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Mason, IBM, NSF Partnership Produces Cybersecurity Report

The recent cyberattacks at Sony and NSA Director Admiral Michael Rogers’ testimony that U.S. critical infrastructure is and will be under attack have once more pushed cyber risks into the spotlight. As cyber threats are rarely constrained to a single incident or sector, it becomes clear joint efforts across all platforms are not only necessary, […]

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9 Cybersecurity Strategies and Insights

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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Mason, IBM, NSF Partnership Produces Cybersecurity Report

The recent cyberattacks at Sony and NSA Director Admiral Michael Rogers’ testimony that U.S. critical infrastructure is and will be under attack have once more pushed cyber risks into the spotlight. As cyber threats are rarely constrained to a single incident or sector, it becomes clear joint efforts across all platforms are not only necessary, […]

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Mason Team to Partner with IBM on Research

A multidisciplinary team of George Mason University professors will partner with IBM to research imminent advancements in the electric power industry, changes that will challenge cybersecurity for the more than 3,000 electric companies in the United States. IBM has selected the multidisciplinary team, including representatives from the School of Management, the Volgenau School of Engineering, […]

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