Protecting your privacy. Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger wants to jump start protection from cyber attacks by giving more power to Homeland Security.
Cyber crimes. Hackers are hitting everyone from Fortune 500 companies to your home computer. It’s now the plot of the newest CSI show.
Five-hundred million. That’s the staggering number of records compromised through data security breaches in the past year.
A U.S. Naval Academy dean said Monday that he hopes cybersecurity, a field of increasing importance to national security and civilian computer networks, can be accredited as a major by the time the academy’s first cybersecurity students graduate in 2016.
A team of students from the University of Central Florida won the Raytheon-sponsored National Cyber Collegiate Defense Competition earlier this year.
Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski says a Senate vote on $120 million for a new building for cybersecurity training at the U.S. Naval Academy could be three weeks away.
Target, Neiman Marcus, Michaels and the University of Maryland. They’re all major retailers and institutions hit by hackers.
Cybersecurity executives and government officials are forming a roundtable group aimed at boosting Maryland’s efforts to become a center for the growing field.
Forty-five million dollars in cash, drained from ATMs all over the world in a matter of hours. A gang of cyber criminals is behind a massive bank heist using bogus debit cards.
Plundering secrets for profits and hard targets. Experts say going from cyber espionage to cyber war is only a few clicks away. That risk is also generating opportunities in Maryland.
The next Google and University of Maryland seminar on cybersecurity is being held this week.
Maryland House of Delegates Speaker Michael Busch and Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger are scheduled to appear at a cybersecurity reception.