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  • Executive Profile: Tiffany Jones, iSIGHT Partners Chief Revenue Officer - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: Tiffany Jones, iSIGHT Partners Chief Revenue Officer

    Tiffany Jones serves as Chief Revenue Officer for iSIGHT Partners where she is responsible for managing the sales, marketing, product management, business development, channel and delivery teams. She previously served as the director of Symantec's public sector programs and strategic initiative teams where she was responsible for developing and managing Symantec's partnerships and programs strategy while working closely with senior […] More

  • Lockheed Co-Sponsors Cyber Event for Maryland STEM Students; Chandra McMahon Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Co-Sponsors Cyber Event for Maryland STEM Students; Chandra McMahon Comments

    Lockheed Martin, the National Cyber Security Alliance and the Tech Council of Maryland have co-sponsored an event to support high school students who plan to pursue studies and careers in the cybersecurity field. Cyber Security Awareness Day was held to expose students who excel in science, technology, engineering and mathematics to opportunities for college education and […] More

  • BAE Profiles Leaders for National Cyber Security Awareness Month - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    BAE Profiles Leaders for National Cyber Security Awareness Month

    BAE Systems is supporting the 10th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month this October by profiling the company’s cyber leaders and their opinions on cybersecurity topics. BAE’s first spotlight feature is on Nandish Mattikalli, technical director and engineering fellow of the company, BAE said Thursday.  “Cybersecurity is one of our country’s most important national security […] More

  • McAfee Looking Beyond Desktop, Offering Mobile Security Tips - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    McAfee Looking Beyond Desktop, Offering Mobile Security Tips

    McAfee sees a need to “step back” and examine security on a broader spectrum than the current defensive methodology. Security leaders should look at security as beyond just the computer, and McAfee says so in its McAfee Security Journal, “Security Beyond the Desktop.“  Vincent Weafer, senior vice president of McAfee Labs, says that security experts need to […] More

  • Survey Finds Small Businesses Underprepared for Cyber Threats - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Survey Finds Small Businesses Underprepared for Cyber Threats

    A Symantec and National Cyber Security Alliance-sponsored survey found that a majority of small business owners believe Internet security is critical for success and that their companies are safe from cyber threats, despite many of them failing to take fundamental precautions. The survey, conducted by Zogby International, found that nearly two-thirds of U.S. small businesses are […] More

  • Intel's David Hoffman Joins NCSA Board of Directors - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Intel's David Hoffman Joins NCSA Board of Directors

    The National Cyber Security Alliance announced today David Hoffman, director of security policy and global privacy officer at Intel Corporation, has been named to the organization’s board of directors. NCSA is a nonprofit public-private partnership focused on cybersecurity awareness and education. Hoffman is an expert in cybersecurity issues and will support the organization’s mission to […] More

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    Survey: Lack of Cyber-bullying Prevention in K-12

    In the last 12 months, 26 percent of K-12 teachers say they have taught students how to handle incidents of cyber bullying, while only 15 percent said they spoke to students about online “hate speech,” according to a new survey by the National Cyber Security Alliance and Microsoft. The survey, which polled 1,012 teachers and […] More

  • NCSA Picks SAIC VP John Havermann as New President for 2011 Board - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NCSA Picks SAIC VP John Havermann as New President for 2011 Board

    The National Cyber Security Alliance today announced electing John Havermann, vice president and director of cyber programs at SAIC, to serve as president of NCSA’s board of directors. “Cybersecurity education and awareness have emerged as a national priority thanks to the leadership of the National Cyber Security Alliance over the past decade,” Havermann said. “I […] More

  • Lockheed Martin's Charles Croom Talks Cyber at Upcoming 'Visionaries' Forum - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Martin's Charles Croom Talks Cyber at Upcoming 'Visionaries' Forum

    Lockheed Martin’s Vice President of Cyber Security Solutions Charles Croom has been announced as a featured speaker at the upcoming UMBC Visionaries in IT Forum, a four-part breakfast series developed to help elevate the prominence and recognition of Maryland as a critical hub of information and emerging technologies. Croom, whose presentation is titled “The State […] More

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    Facebook CSO Joe Sullivan Joins NCSA Board

    Joe Sullivan, Facebook’s chief security officer, has joined the National Cyber Security Alliance’s board of directors, NCSA announced today. In his role as CSO, Sullivan is in charge of overseeing security for Facebook’s active users and works to develop and promote high standards for product security. As a former federal prosecutor and founding member of […] More

  • Obama: America, You are Responsible for Cyber Defense - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Obama: America, You are Responsible for Cyber Defense

    America’s digital infrastructure is critical to laying the foundation for U.S. economic prosperity, government efficiency, and national security, and therefore all citizens must defend it, President Barack Obama told the nation last week in his proclamation, kicking off National Cyber Security Awareness Month. The president said all Americans must understand they have a responsibility to […] More

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    General Dynamics’ Nadia Short Joins Board of Directors at NCSA

    The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) has named Nadia Short, VP of General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems’ cyber division, to its board of directors. NCSA works with government, private, nonprofit and academic organizations to promote cybersecurity education and awareness. “Nadia Short has been working to protect critical infrastructure and ensure the integrity of electronic communications […] More

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