While some government agencies struggle to find qualified IT security experts to hire, that's not a problem for the head of cybersecurity for Homeland Security's Immigration and Customs Enforcement unit.
Gail Finley is Associate Professor, Dept. of Computer Science and Information Technology, at University of District of Columbia - a minority-serving school located in the nation's capital.
She is also one of six participants who recently attended Carnegie Mellon University's Information Assurance Capacity Building...
Schmidt sees the new presidential cybersecurity adviser performing a critical role in managing federal IT security, as the Obama administration reshapes how government thinks about securing its information assets.
When Congress passes legislation to update FISMA, state chief information security officers like Kansas' Larry Kettlewell will take notice since such reforms will guide states how best to safeguard their information assets.
Reversing two months of declines, the number of people employed by IT services firms rose in July, portending the increase in unemployment among information systems professionals, including those with IT security skills, may soon end.
Spread of the pandemic influenza A (H1N1) "Swine flu" virus is thought to be happening in the same way that seasonal flu spreads. Flu viruses are spread mainly from person to person through coughing or sneezing by people with influenza. Sometimes people may become infected by touching something with flu viruses on it...