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HBGary hack: lessons learned

G:7-Security No matter the size of your company, you should have change management processes that require all changes to be approved by appropriate personnel. While a CEO can request to open a port on the firewall, a security person in … Continue reading

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DoD discusses cybersecurity with NATO and the European Union.

DoD discusses cybersecurity with NATO, EU   January 28, 2011 Cybersecurity was high on the agenda this week for top leaders from the Pentagon, NATO and the European Union. Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn met inside the alliance headquarters in … Continue reading

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G:7-Security Launches Cyber Security iPhone App

Latest update: G7 Security’s Cyber Tools module successfully completed it’s beta phase and is now live after the release candidate 2 finalized earlier this week. Continue reading

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Cyber Security Challenge Launched

In an attempt to find the next generation of cyber security professionals, and because there are not enough cyber security professionals to go around!, the UK Government has launched the Cyber Security Challenge. With online and face-to-face competitions, the challenge … Continue reading

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Why Facebook Users Need Protection?

  Senator Charles Schumer’s request last week that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) provide guidelines for online social networks’ use of private information is well founded. Although the millions of consumers who use services like Facebook consider them free, they … Continue reading

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