From cracking textbooks open to cracking codes, cybersecurity is entering the halls of secondary education in East Tennessee. In expanding cybersecurity knowledge beyond the sites, CNS Chief Information Security Officer Paul Beckman virtually met with 25 students from Bearden High School’s Cybersecurity 1 class, led by Timothy Cathcart, Ph.D., to present his professional insight in the digital world.
Agencies within the Department of Energy (DOE), including portions of the agency charged with maintaining the nation’s nuclear weapons stockpile, were breached as part of a massive hack on an IT group that has hit almost a dozen federal agencies, officials said Thursday.
The University of Tennessee has joined a new institute aimed at stopping such disruptions: the Cybersecurity Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CyManII), a $111-million, US Department of Energy (DOE)-backed, public-private partnership led by the University of Texas at San Antonio.
October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, now in its 17th year, to build attention to the importance of this work. Join us in celebrating by visiting the Department’s resources highlighted in t his article, visiting the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency resources, and visiting the White House’s National Cybersecurity Awareness Month announcement.
Building off our recent Cloud Security Alliance blog post, at C2 Labs, we believe that digital transformation will reshape all businesses, large and small, over the next decade and beyond; driven by the convergence of major technology shifts in cloud, mobile, social, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), DevOps, Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and other technologies. This shift is inevitable, unstoppable, and ubiquitous. There is no market sector that will remain untouched by these shifts and the winners and losers in the next generation economy will be driven by their success in digitally transforming. Which begs the question – what is digital transformation?