The New New Internet Interview With Technolytics Institute Founder: Obama Needs To Get The Ball Rolling

 The New New Internet conducted an enlightening interview with computer security expert and founder of the executive think-tank Technolytics Institute  Kevin G. Coleman regarding the current state of US cybersecurity. Coleman is frustrated by the lack of government timeliness to cybersecurity, bearing the recent July 4th cyber breach in mind.  Accountability in both the public …

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SAIC Announces Acquisition of Atlan, Inc.

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has announced that it has acquired Atlan Inc., a cybersecurity product testing firm. Atlan is a leading provider of Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2 and 201 validations. “The addition of Atlan’s FIPS testing capabilities enhances SAIC’s overall cybersecurity capabilities as well as our portfolio …

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Microsoft HealthVault Partners with iGuard.org

Microsoft HealthVault has expanded to include the offerings of iGuard.org, an online program to track prescription medicine interactions. iGuard.org is a free, personal drug monitoring program. The Health 2.0 software sends email alerts for any drug interactions, side effects, or treatment duplication based on the prescription and over-the-counter medications that consumers enter …

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Sifting Through The July 4th Cyber Attack: Experts Explain

Although experts believe it could take weeks to find out who hacked into US and South Korean government websites, as well as prominent South Korean Banks and the Nasdaq, considering the timing and the victims of the attacks, North Korea is the prime suspect.  The denial-of-service attacks slowed down computers and some …

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2020 Company Names New COO: McCord

2020 Company has named David McCord its new chief operations officer. McCord is replacing Mike Raymond, 2020 Company’s now chief strategy officer. In his new postion as COO David McCord will oversee client service delivery, new business developments and conduct fiance and administration oversight. McCord has over 22 years of …

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Study Finds Social Security Numbers to be Compromised

Researchers from Carnegie Melon University have found that Social Security numbers can be guessed based on easy to access information, such as individual’s birthday and the town in which they were born. Social Security  uses the same formula for all of the numbers, the first three numbers are based on the …

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Mitch Kugler Named Raytheon’s New VP of Strategy

Raytheon Company has appointed Mitch Kugler as its new Vice President of Strategy. Kugler will be responsible for formulating the company’s strategy while working with Raytheon’s businesses. As Vice President of Strategy, Kugler will also support the corporate finance organizations on mergers and acquisitions activities. “Kugler brings to Raytheon a unique …

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