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US Naval Academy Works On Accrediting Cyber Major

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.

09/08/2014

Vice President Joe Biden speaks to the 2014 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition Champions from the University of Central Florida, in the Indian Treaty Room in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, in Washington, D.C., August 19, 2014. (Official White House Photo by David Lienemann)

Cyber Champions Tour Washington

A team of students from the University of Central Florida won the Raytheon-sponsored National Cyber Collegiate Defense Competition earlier this year.

08/27/2014

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Mikulski Upbeat On Naval Academy Cyber Building

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.

06/09/2014

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Hackers Using Mobile Devices To Expose Sensitive Information In Cyber Attacks

Target, Neiman Marcus, Michaels and the University of Maryland. They’re all major retailers and institutions hit by hackers.

02/21/2014

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Group Aims To Foster Cybersecurity Industry In Md.

Cybersecurity executives and government officials are forming a roundtable group aimed at boosting Maryland’s efforts to become a center for the growing field.

02/03/2014

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Cyber Criminals Drain $45M In Cash From ATMs Around The Globe

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.

05/09/2013

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Need For Cyber Protection Generates New Jobs In Md.

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.

02/20/2013

cyber security

Cybersecurity Seminar To Be Held In College Park

The next Google and University of Maryland seminar on cybersecurity is being held this week.

02/12/2013

cyber security

Busch, Ruppersberger Attend Cybersecurity Event

Maryland House of Delegates Speaker Michael Busch and Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger are scheduled to appear at a cybersecurity reception.

03/13/2012

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Teams Compete In Maryland Cyber Challenge

The Maryland Cyber Challenge is taking place in Baltimore this weekend. The goal is to make networks less vulnerable to attack.

10/21/2011

Lockheed Martin, located in Bethesda, is the U.S. government's largest defense contractor. In 2010, it grossed $45,189.0 million in revenue and ranked 44 on the Fortune 500 ranks, according to CNNMoney.com.

Lockheed Attack Highlights Rise In Cyber Espionage

This cyber attack didn’t go after people playing war games on their PlayStations. It targeted a company that helps the U.S. military do the real thing.

05/29/2011

Martin O'Malley

O’Malley To Meet Cyber Security Contest Winners

Gov. Martin O’Malley will greet the Baltimore winners of a U.S. Cyber Challenge pilot program.

03/21/2011

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