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Md. Lawmakers Announce Joint Agenda

Maryland lawmakers in both chambers of the Legislature are coming together early in the session to jointly announce a package of economic development initiatives, including a reduction in Maryland’s high estate tax.

01/24/2014

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Busch Says Tax Credit For Cybersecurity May Expand

Maryland lawmakers will look at the possibility of expanding a tax credit aimed at boosting jobs in the growing cybersecurity industry around the nation’s capital, House Speaker Michael Busch said.

12/31/2013

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Baltimore Company Develops First-Of-Its-Kind Prescription Drug App

In our region, the government estimates there are 11,000 companies working on cybersecurity.

07/08/2013

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Cybersecurity Meeting To Focus On Business

A cybersecurity conference is being held in Baltimore to discuss commercial developments in the field.

04/15/2013

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Cyber-Training Not Yet In Place For D.C. Workers

Leaders from across the District of Columbia municipal government gathered last April for a summit on cybersecurity, where they agreed in writing on the need to improve computer safety training for its workers. Yet nearly a year later, no organized, across-the-board training is offered for employees even though electronic data theft from governments is on the rise.

03/04/2013

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O’Malley Promotes Cybersecurity

Gov. Martin O’Malley is highlighting his efforts to promote cybersecurity development in Maryland.

02/19/2013

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Cybersecurity Firm Expanding Near Fort Meade

The cybersecurity firm Accuvant Inc. says it expects to add 180 jobs as it moves its Maryland office from Hanover to nearby Dorsey.

02/01/2013

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Navy Aims For Accredited Cybersecurity Major

The U.S. Naval Academy is aiming to be among the first colleges to have a cybersecurity major accredited by a top professional body, a school official said Monday, and the superintendent said he has been meeting with Navy officials about how to find funding to build a $100 million cybersecurity facility on campus.

12/03/2012

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Salisbury University Teaming Up With Estonia On Cyber Security

Salisbury University is teaming up with the Tallinn University of Technology in Estonia for a new academic program on cybersecurity.

11/08/2012

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Naval Academy To Hold Cybersecurity Symposium

The U.S. Naval Academy will hold a symposium on the history and future challenges of cybersecurity.

09/10/2012

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Naval Academy Considering Cybersecurity Center

Officials at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis say they will be studying the possibility of building a cybersecurity center.

03/08/2012

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Md. To Work With NIST On Cybersecurity Center

Maryland and Montgomery County have signed a memorandum of understanding to create a National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence at the National Institute of Standards and Technology.

02/21/2012

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