Illinois State Meets Growing Need for Cybersecurity Professionals (ISU News): According to this news release, Illinois State University (“ISU”) is trying to prepare students to fill the projected 18 percent growth in Information Security jobs over the next ten years. ISUs School of Information Technology’s Information Assurance and Security has 125 students and their new […]
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While it was interesting to observe the session, I would have liked to see more technologists involved. The legal portion was quite interesting, but was limited by a limited understanding of the technology. So here are some observations from a non-lawyer technologist: 1. Where is the issue of government responsibility? While there was much discussion […]
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Here is the text of the White House news release: The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release April 13, 2016 President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to appoint the following individuals to key Administration posts: General Keith Alexander, USA (Ret) […]
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Cyber Round Up: FBI, DHS Run Nationwide Cyber Campaign, Iranians Indicted on Cyber Crimes, Chinese Cyber Spying Decreased Since Agreement with U.S.
FBI, DHS Run Nationwide Cyber Campaign (Washington Free Beacon): The FBI and DHS began a nationwide campaign warning companies running electrical infrastructure in the country of the dangers posed by cyber threats, according to the Washington Free Beacon. The program began on March 31, and include webinars in eight U.S. states of an “unclassified briefing” called “Ukraine Cyber Attack: […]
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BigLaw In Crosshairs As Firm Plans Data Breach Litigation (Law360): A recent article in Law360 by Aebra Coe indicates that two large law firms, Swaine & Moore LLP, and Weil Goshal & Manges LLP may be facing class action malpractice litigation as a result of their recent data breaches. In this article, Coe reports that […]
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