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Wed, 2016-09-07 10:34 PM
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA Sept. 7, 2016 Global Technical Systems (GTS), headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA., has been granted status as a National Security Agency (NSA) Trusted Integrator for Commercial...
Thu, 2016-08-25 02:22 AM

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WASHINGTON Aug. 23, 2016 IQBG, a leading provider of enterprise information management solutions, today announced it will sponsor and participate in the 4th annual 930gov Conference on August 24 at...
Thu, 2016-07-21 07:00 AM

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MCLEAN, VA July 20, 2016 Hypori Inc. announces the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) awarded a nearly $750,000 Small Business Innovation Research (...
Tue, 2016-07-19 06:46 AM
July 18, 2016 Marine Col. Joseph E. Delaney assumed command of the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Pacific Field Command (PAC) from Marine Col. Joseph A. Matos III during a change of...
Wed, 2016-07-13 06:58 AM
AUBURN HILLS, MI July 13, 2016 Reflecting the rapidly increasing convergence of connectivity technology and the automotive industry, FCA US LLC today announced the launch of a public bug bounty...
Fri, 2016-07-01 07:00 AM
LAS VEGAS, June 28, 2016 #Meganet (OTC: MGNT) introduced to law enforcements worldwide the VME Locator product that scans all social media sites on the internet, including private groups and profiles...
Wed, 2016-06-29 05:20 AM
BOSTON June 28, 2016 Iron Mountain Incorporated® (NYSE:IRM), the global leader in storage and information management services, today announced NEC Corporation of America, a leading technology...
Mon, 2016-06-27 07:00 AM
 FAIRFIELD, NJ June 23, 2016 Quikteks, New Jersey's leading managed service provider, says there is a growing gap in disaster recovery plans. According to a recent survey by Infrascale, a...
Tue, 2016-06-21 07:00 AM
WASHINGTON June 20, 2016 Securiport LLC, the leading provider of border security, immigration control and related risk management solutions, has named Nathan Carpenter as Chief Software Architect in...
Thu, 2016-06-16 08:04 AM

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HERNDON, VA June 14, 2016 NetCentrics Corporation, a leading provider of enterprise systems management and cybersecurity for the U.S. government, has led the Department of Defense's (DoD) first full...
Fri, 2016-06-10 05:45 AM
HOBOKEN, NJ JUNE 10, 2016eMazzanti Technologies, a New York City area IT consultant and managed services provider, commented today on predictions for the 2016 hurricane season, urging business...
Fri, 2016-05-27 02:53 AM

Geoff Barnard

Machine-to-Machine Intelligence (M2Mi) Corporation, a leading supplier of Internet of Things (IoT) and Machine-to-Machine (M2M) applications and technologies including the award winning M2Mi...

Commentary and Opinions

By Nimrod LuriaPolice and FBI are investigating defacement attacks on numerous North American websites in which attackers placed an ISIS flag banner on website home pages and played an Arabic song in the background, as reported by NBC News.The sites appear to have one thing in common: they are all built on the WordPress content management platform.
By Fraser ThomasLast week the US Congress began the process of making President Obama’s State of the Union address, where he focused on ways to secure the nation's businesses and infrastructure in cyberspace, a reality.On Wednesday two House members reintroduced a bill requiring companies to meet a specific set of data security standards when handling customers’ personal information.
By Michael D. HelmMost Americans do not know who Ali al-Marri is and it is my sincere hope that they never find out because of another horrendous attack. Nonetheless, it is extremely alarming that not only has our government released the convicted al-Qaeda operative from U.S. custody to Qatar, but that it has also gone largely unnoticed by the mainstream media.
National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) President and CEO Dan Berger renewed the association’s push for national data security and breach notification standards for retailers amid news of a possible data breach at Chick-fil-A chain restaurants.
With more than 10 million purported attempts to break into Pentagon systems and servers each day, it was not surprising when the White House confirmed that individuals thought to be working for the Russian government attempted to hack its servers.
 

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Millis, MA-based Kanguru Solutions, a manufacturer of secure IT storage solutions, has announced the ad...

Reston, VA-based Input, which specializes in government business, has unveiled new research detailing adoption trends for cloud computing, virtualization, service-oriented archi...

Rockville, MD-based Telvent reports that it is the first vendor selected to participate in a DHS superv...

Mobile Active Defense, LLC (M.A.D.) has announced the release of its patent-pending mobile firewall and contents filtering mecha...

GammaTech Computer Corp., a manufacturer of notebook and tablet computers, has introduced the newest member to its line of cost-effecti...

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Network Access Control and 802.1x - Advantages, Constraints and Capabilities

Written by distinguished security industry analyst Pete Lindstrom of Spire Security

The industry has been blurring the differences between 802.1x and NAC. Some believe that 802.1x is sufficient and similar enough to a full NAC solution to start down the path of implementation. What organizations often find is that the 802.1x story seems fairly simple and easy, but the deployment is much more difficult. This paper examines the fully 802.1x and NAC details such as:

    * What is 802.1x?
    * What important features are missing from 802.1x?
    * What alternatives exist to 802.1x and why?
    * What are the hidden costs associated with rolling out NAC?
    * How can commercial enterprises and government organizations benefit from NAC?

Narus

Narus, a leader in real-time traffic intelligence for protecting governments, service providers and enterprises, just completed its 2010 annual cyber security survey focusing on the United States. Sponsored jointly with Converge Network Digest and Government Secuirty News, the survey queried a cross-section of security professionals in a variety of industries, and revealed compelling details relating to cyber security concerns, opinons and expectations for protection against attacks. More...