Maryland Delegation Attends Cybersecurity ConferenceA delegation of Maryland cybersecurity companies is in California for a conference on information security.
Maryland Launches 'NSA Day of Cyber' School ChallengeStarting today, students will be able to explore careers in cybersecurity.
New Md. Facility Will Help Strengthen Country's CybersecurityGovernor Larry Hogan joined military leaders in the groundbreaking of the 175th Cyberspace Operations Squadron Facility.
Officials Celebrate Expansion Of Cybersecurity CenterU.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker is joining Maryland elected officials in celebrating the expansion of a cybersecurity research center in Rockville.
IT And Cybersecurity Solutions Company VariQ ExpandingOfficials in Maryland say IT and cybersecurity solutions company VariQ Corporation is expanding its presence in Montgomery County and will add more than 250 new jobs over the next five years.
Maryland Adds Cybersecurity, Patent Law To Graduate ProgramThe University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law has expanded its new master of science in law program to include specializations in patent law and cybersecurity, bringing the number of options to five.
NSA Reviewing Official's Part-Time Private WorkThe National Security Agency is reviewing its decision to allow a top official to work part time for a cybersecurity firm that is pitching its services to the financial sector, the agency said on Friday.
Smart Mouse: Using Your Grip As Your Computer PasswordThe “Biometric Pressure Grip” is a sensor that measures how hard and how tightly someone holds a mouse, then uses that information as part of a multi-step login process.
Education Of A Hacker: One Woman’s JourneyAs a “security aide” typist, Jen Havermann got her first exposure to computers while digging through databases.
Online Attacks, Real-Life ConsequencesWidespread collection of personal data online frequently prompts debate about privacy, but there is one group of people that has largely managed to remain behind a wall of anonymity, says Danielle Citron: perpetrators of online threats and harassment.
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.
Sunday, August 24, 2014The Maryland State Fair is underway! Also, we have tips on staying safe online.