Monthly Archives: June 2012

Conference on Cyber Resilience for National Security

Posted on by Dr. Brett Miller

I would encourage you to take a look at this upcoming conference in September. The list of speakers is quite impressive. One of the major challenges with Cyber is the getting the private and public sectors working collectively. This conference … Continue reading

Interested in a postion as a Security Architect?

Posted on by Dr. Brett Miller

Job Description: Position: Security Architect Location: Washington, DC Clearance: DHS Suitability; US Citizen required; Secret Clearance or Higher a Plus Role: The Security Architect will provide Information Security and Compliance consulting services to our client. The Security Architect will be … Continue reading

ISC2 Academic Scholarship Announcement

Posted on by Mary Brown

“We are very excited to announce the opening of the (ISC)² Educational and Charitable Foundation’s 2012 Scholarship application period. We believe you may know a student, or have an associate with an Information Assurance Major or Concentration that may be … Continue reading


Posted on by Mansour Sharha

You are cordially invited to the Information Assurance and Security monthly talk. Please join us for this exciting event, and forward to anyone who may be interested. The purpose of the Capella IAS Speaker Series is to provide education and … Continue reading

Cybersecurity experts needed to meet growing demand

Posted on by Dr. Steven Brown

Interested in security, according to Alec Ross, senior adviser for innovation at the U.S. State Department….he says that “If any college student asked me what career would most assure 30 years of steady, well-paying employment,” …it would have to be … Continue reading

Live Webcast – The future start of IT Security Wednesday, June 27, 2012 – at 11 AM PT / 2 PM ET

Posted on by Dr. Steven Brown

You might be interested in the following IT security webcast from RSA. …”614 senior-level security pros examines the topics shaping the future state of security”… LIVE WEBCAST Future State of IT Security: A Survey of IT Security Executives Wednesday, June … Continue reading

Learner Spotlight: Dr. Yohannes Tadesse

Posted on by Dr. Steven Brown

Capella Learner Yohannes Tadesse just completed his dissertation, “An Investigation of Influencing Factors for Adopting Federated Identity Authentication in Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)” The dissertation explored information technology (IT) decision-makers’ perceptions and the influencing factors that might contribute towards the adoption … Continue reading

Flame Virus

Posted on by Dr. Steven Brown

Interesting look at the Flame virus, a much expanded version of malware than the Stuxnet virus of last year. The Flame has actually been around for a few years, hidden beneath the surface. We might wonder what other dangers are … Continue reading