Allan Bachman has fought fraud since the early 1970s, and he's seen the crimes evolve in both sophistication and scale.
In an exclusive interview, Bachman, Education Manager for the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), discusses:
The evolution of fraud schemes;
The most common types of fraud seen...
There are varied reasons why information security professionals transition from the public to the private sectors. But it is a common path and it is a move that often proves rewarding for individuals and organizations alike.
The Department of Homeland Security cut the ribbon its new National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center, a round-the-clock watch and warning center that DHS says will improve national efforts to address threats and incidents affecting the nation's critical information technology infrastructure.
A $1.5 billion data center to support intelligence and defense agencies' cybersecurity initiatives will be built at a National Guard camp 26 miles south of Salt Lake City, a senior intelligence official says.
Wilshusen's investigations, audits and reports for the GAO, the investigative arm of Congress, and his numerous testimonies before Congressional panels help shape legislation and government policy on securing federal data and systems.
Malware, Consumer Technology, Social Networks Head the List of Vulnerabilities
Know what scares security expert John Pescatore the most? The image of a remote employee sitting at a home office or public setting, plugging into an unsecured network, accessing critical business data via a personal laptop or...
Social and behavior research should help the federal government better plan its cybersecurity defenses, says Rep. Daniel Lipinski, chairman of the House Science and Technology's Research and Science Education Subcommittee.