Posts Tagged ‘cybersecurity’

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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Mason and Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria Partner on R&D

Mason and Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Nigeria are undertaking a partnership with focus on furthering OAU’s efforts to develop a World Bank sponsored software engineering Center of Excellence, develop a science and technology research park in the Ile-Ife region and joint Mason – OAU ICT and cyber security research. The partnership builds upon OAU […]

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October Cybersecurity Conference Funded by NSF Grant

A Cybersecurity Leadership and Innovation Conference on Thursday, October 20 is one of the first activities related to a $300,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) “City and County Cross Jurisdiction Cybersecurity Collaboration Capacity Building” grant awarded this summer to the School of Business and the Volgenau School of Engineering. REGISTER The morning event on the Arlington […]

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