Tag: cybersecurity

Would your ecommerce website pass the cybersecurity test? Here are 3 things you could be doing wrong

There is no doubt that cybersecurity is a considerable concern in the modern age, both for business owners and consumers.

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Senators introduce bill to improve cybersecurity of IoT devices

Sens. Mark R. Warner and Cory Gardner introduced bipartisan legislation to improve the cybersecurity of Internet-connected devices.

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Kaine leads effort to boost cybersecurity education in JROTC

Tim Kaine and Robert Perdue sent a letter to Defense Secretary James Mattis urging him to incorporate cybersecurity into JROTC training.

Kaine, Wicker announce push for cybersecurity scholarships

The Cyber Scholarship Opportunities Act would expand the National Science Foundation CyberCorps: Scholarship-for-Service program.

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Kaine introduces DOD cyber scholarship bill

Tim Kaine has introduced a bill to strengthen the cybersecurity workforce that is critical to addressing growing cyber challenges.

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Warner introduces bill to bolster cybersecurity at publicly-traded companies

Mark Warner has introduced a bill to increase transparency for investors and ensure public companies are prioritizing cybersecurity.


McAuliffe announces cybersecurity training initiative for veterans in Virginia

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced the launch of Cyber Vets Virginia, a new initiative to provide veterans with access to cyber security training.


McAuliffe recognizes National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Governor Terry McAuliffe recognized October as National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, joining with the nationwide initiative.


McAuliffe announces Virginia’s first cybersecurity apprenticeship program

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced the establishment of Virginia’s first registered cybersecurity apprenticeship.


McAuliffe announces $1 million in cybersecurity scholarships

Applications are now being accepted for a $1 million state scholarship fund for students studying cybersecurity.

Partnership to create cybersecurity job, education opportunities in Southwest Virginia

The UVA College at Wise and the MACH37 Cyber Accelerator at the Center for Innovative Technology are working to strengthen the cybersecurity industry.

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McAuliffe hosts cybersecurity round table

At the first meeting for his 2016-17 NGA chair’s initiative, Gov. Terry McAuliffe addressed the intersection of cybersecurity and health care.

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Governor McAuliffe announces expansion of cybersecurity apprenticeships

Virginia businesses have the opportunity to stand up registered apprenticeships for cybersecurity occupations.

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Cybersecurity training attracts teachers from the Mid-Atlantic to JMU

Twenty technology teachers from around the Mid-Atlantic are spending this week at James Madison University to learn about cybersecurity.

Senators launch bipartisan cybersecurity caucus

U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) and Cory Gardner (R-CO) announced the creation of the Senate Cybersecurity Caucus.

Senators introduce NDAA amendment to strengthen cybersecurity

An amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act directs the president to elevate Cyber Command to a unified combatant command.

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Governor McAuliffe announces funding for cybersecurity priorities in next biennial budget

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced Wednesday that his two-year budget will include significant funding to boost Virginia’s cybersecurity industry through strategic educational investments.

MACH37™ announces Fall 2015 class of cybersecurity startups

The MACH37™ Cyber Accelerator announced Monday that it has selected seven cybersecurity startups to participate in the Fall 2015 (F-15) three-month mentorship-driven startup program.

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Governor McAuliffe signs executive directive to strengthen cybersecurity protocol

Governor Terry McAuliffe signed Executive Directive 6 to strengthen the Commonwealth’s cybersecurity measures in order to protect personal information and sensitive data through the expansion of cyber-related risk management activities.

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Governor McAuliffe announces cybersecurity boot camp for Virginia educators

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced Monday that 20 high school teachers from around Virginia will receive hands-on instruction in cutting-edge cybersecurity education tools and methods on July 27-31, 2015at James Madison University.