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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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Cybersecurity Month Being Highlighted In Maryland

Maryland officials and business leaders will be highlighting the importance of cybersecurity.

10/06/2011

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Dr. Freeman Hrabowski, The President Of University Of Maryland, Baltimore County

While sports is usually the main course of discussion on 105.7 The Fan, Mark and Bulldog welcome in special guest Dr. Freeman Hrabowski, The President of UMBC to discuss the importance of cybersecurity and his promotion of Maryland as the epicenter of activity in cybersecurity in America. They did sneak a little college sports into the discussion.

04/12/2011

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U. Of Md. To Hold Cybersecurity Seminar Series

The University of Maryland will hold a cybersecurity seminar in April made possible by a sponsorship from Google.

03/22/2011

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Cybersecurity To Become Core Requirement At Navy

The U.S. Naval Academy is changing its core curriculum for the first time in about 10 years by adding two cybersecurity courses.

03/07/2011

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