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  • General Dynamics' Nadia Short Joins NCSA's Board of Directors - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    General Dynamics’ Nadia Short Joins NCSA’s Board of Directors

    The National Cyber Security Alliance has named Nadia Short, vice president and general manager of General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems’ cyber division, to its board directors. Short joins representatives from AT&T, ADP, Cisco, EMC, Google, Lockheed Martin, McAfee, Microsoft, SAIC, Symantec and Visa in promoting cybersecurity awareness and Internet safety. “Cybersecurity now affects everyone,” Short […] More

  • Poll Reveals Americans Fear Identity Theft Most with Internet Use - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Poll Reveals Americans Fear Identity Theft Most with Internet Use

    An overwhelming majority of Americans believe their personal online actions can help make cyberspace safer for everyone, according to a national survey released today by the National Cyber Security Alliance and the Anti-Phishing Working Group. The poll revealed 96 percent of American adults feel a personal responsibility to be safer and more secure online, while […] More

  • NCSA Launches National Cyber Security Awareness Month Web Portal - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NCSA Launches National Cyber Security Awareness Month Web Portal

    The National Cyber Security Alliance today launched its National Cyber Security Awareness Month web portal with information on events, activities, promotions and educational materials to be used in preparation for the upcoming Internet safety month. NCSA, along with the Department of Homeland Security and the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center, sponsors National Cyber Security […] More

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    DHS to Outsource Cyber Education

    The Department of Homeland Security has selected the National Cyber Security Alliance to help the department disseminate information regarding cyber security to the general public, according to an announcement on FedBizOpps. NCSA will “support the efforts of the department’s national cybersecurity division to nationally promote cybersecurity awareness to empower citizens to use the Internet securely […] More

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    McAfee Joins Cyber Education Effort

    As part of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, McAfee, Inc. has outlined its support for the program sponsored by the National Cyber Security Alliance. To demonstrate its support for the education initiative, McAfee plans to conduct a number of educational programs to increase awareness about having good cyber “hygiene.” The educational effort includes a documentary, […] More

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    October is Cyber Awareness Month

    National Cyber Security Awareness Month kicked off on Thursday at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, DC. The event, sponsored by The National Cyber Security Alliance and endorsed by close to 100 organizations (including The New New Internet), brought in notable speakers, particularly the secretary of DHS, Janet Napolitano and Chris Painter of the White […] More

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    NCSA Board of Directors Welcomes Google

    Eric Davis, head of anti-malvertising is representing Google on the National Cyber Security Alliance’s (NCSA) board of directors. Davis, who has spent 15 years in the marketing and consumer education industries, is a leader at Google in creating policies and procedures to protect the company’s network, products and customers. He said, “For Google, there is […] More

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