List/Grid Tag Archives: cyber warriors

Pentagon Releases First-ever Cyberspace Strategy

Pentagon Releases First-ever Cyberspace Strategy

The Defense Department today released its strategy for operating in cyberspace, its first unified plan that aims to address the multitude of cyber threats the nation faces on a daily… Read more »

Defector Claims North Korea Grooms Cyber Terrorists

Defector Claims North Korea Grooms Cyber Terrorists

North Korea is expanding its force of future cyber warriors, and is even sending young hacker prodigies abroad to enhance their skills, according to a representative from a group of… Read more »

Maryland Preps to Train Cyber Workforce

Maryland Preps to Train Cyber Workforce

With an estimated 41 percent growth of the cybersecurity industry over the next eight years, Maryland is using a new federal grant to train thousands of cyber warriors. The $4.9… Read more »

DHS Seeks Cyber Warrior Interns

DHS Seeks Cyber Warrior Interns

Every summer, high school and college students flock to the nation’s capital to advance their forthcoming careers by interning at nonprofits, federal agencies and news outlets. For aspiring cyber warriors… Read more »

Aaron Barr: Adding More Resources, Cyber Warriors Not the Answer to Secure Cyberspace

Aaron Barr: Adding More Resources, Cyber Warriors Not the Answer to Secure Cyberspace

Many industry and government insiders have stressed what they say is an urgent need to add more cyber warriors to protect the digital infrastructure. But some experts are now taking… Read more »

New UMD Cyber Center to Strengthen Public-Private Partnerships

New UMD Cyber Center to Strengthen Public-Private Partnerships

The University of Maryland is launching a new cybersecurity initiative that aims to stimulate public-private partnerships and address national vulnerabilities, including those facing industry. The focal point of the initiative,… Read more »

US Air Force Recruits Train to Become Cyber Warriors

US Air Force Recruits Train to Become Cyber Warriors

For the first time ever, U.S. Air Force recruits are receiving cybersecurity instruction as part of their basic training. The Air Force said the first trainees attended the four-hour course… Read more »

Alion's Mark Ives: Our Cyber Warriors Understand the Threat Across the Enterprise

Alion's Mark Ives: Our Cyber Warriors Understand the Threat Across the Enterprise

In an effort to enhance cybersecurity at Alion Science and Technology Corporation, Chief Information Officer Mark Ives instituted a cyber training program to build a trained cyber workforce that understands… Read more »

Air Force Begins Training Officers in Cyber War

Air Force Begins Training Officers in Cyber War

The United States Air Force is moving to rapidly increase its cyber capabilities by training cyber warriors to provide defensive and offensive cyber capabilities. Airmen in training as cyber warfare… Read more »

Australia Seeks to Hire Cybersecurity Professionals

Australia Seeks to Hire Cybersecurity Professionals

Cyber experts in the United States consistently bemoan the dearth of skilled cyber professionals to fill the ranks as ‘cyber warriors.’ The Department of Homeland Security has advertised positions for… Read more »

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