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GSN 2012 Awards announced: White House deputy of homeland security recognized for leadership at annual gala
Hundreds of the best of the homeland security community’s federal, state and municipal government officials, government contractors, systems integrators, IT vendors and physical security product and solutions providers all came together the night of November 29 in a ballroom of the Washington, D.C. convention center to receive accolades.
The GSN awards dinner, which has become a Washington tradition over the last four years, offered a chance for the excellence and civic-minded spirit of homeland security efforts nationwide to be recognized.
The Government Security News 2012 Homeland Security Awards Program officially opened for entries on May 1, once again featuring 45 Awards in three broad Categories:Best Vendors of IT Security Products and Solutions, Best Vendors of Physical Security Products and Solutions and the 2011 Government Excellence Awards.
Government Security News has announced that its 2011 Homeland Security Awards Program will officially open for business and start accepting entries in the program’s 45 awards categories on Tuesday, April 26.
Greg Oslan, President and CEO of Narus corporation, say Narus’s software provides real-time traffic intelligence that helps carriers, service providers and governments around the world protect and manage large, complex networks. Although the Internet is still in its infancy, Internet crime is a global issue, and it is time to set up a global ecosystem and police force. Global criminal behavior and cyber warfare may be death by a thousand papercuts, he states, but it is still death.
Despite official murmurings a few months ago that the fiscal year 2011 budget request for DHS might decline slightly, the budget package unveiled on February 1 actually shows a three percent increase in “discretionary spending” by DHS in 2011, versus the prior year, and modest growth, at approximately the predicted rate of inflation, in the outer years.
By Chuck Brooks and David Logsdon
The rapidly changing cyber threat ecosystem presents many challenges to government and industry. The growing requirements for situational awareness, protection, prevention, and recovery from cyber incidents is daunting. There are no quick fixes, but cybersecurity automation technologies should be viewed as a tool and enabler for mitigating the threats.
SAN JOSE April 27, 2017 Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cybersecurity and data security, announces the results of its 2017 Thales Data Threat Report, Federal Edition, issued in conjunction with analyst firm 451 Research. When it comes to data breaches, 34 percent of federal respondents experienced a data breach in the last year and 65 percent experienced a data breach in the past.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA April 26, 2017 Cyber criminals revealed new levels of ambition in 2016 – a year marked by extraordinary attacks, including multi-million dollar virtual bank heists and overt attempts to disrupt the U.S. electoral process by state-sponsored groups, according to Symantec's (Nasdaq: SYMC)
ARLINGTON, VA April 25, 2017 GRIMM, a leader in security engineering, is ramping up its Michigan team as the automotive industry continues to seek security help.
TOKYO April 26, 2017 NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701), Infosec Corporation, a specialized security company belonging to the NEC Group, and SEC Consult Unternehmensberatung GmbH (SEC Consult), a security consultancy based in Vienna, Austria, announced today the commencement of a collaboration in the field of cybersecurity.
Through this collaboration, SEC Consult will consider the provision of security monitoring services in its Austria, Germany, and Switzerland hubs using security professionals from NEC and Infosec.