Articles Tagged with "Certification"


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United States Department of Defense Embraces Hacker Certification to Protect US Interests

March 01, 2010 from: Saumil's Infosec Blog

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) announces the official approval of the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) certification program as a new baseline skills requirement for U.S.cyber defenders. Specifically, the new Certified Ethical Hacker program is required for the DoD's computer network defenders (CND's), a specialized personnel classification within the DoD's information assurance wor...

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Three indicted for hacking Heartland, 7-Eleven, and Hannaford; Over 130 million credit and debit card numbers stolen

August 17, 2009 from: Office of Inadequate Security

An indictment [pdf] was returned today against three individuals who are charged with being responsible for five corporate data breaches, including the single largest reported data breach in U.S. history, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Ralph J. Marra, Jr., along with Assistant Attorney General of the Criminal ...

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Opinion: Heartland CEO Must Accept Responsibility

August 13, 2009 from: Office of Inadequate Security

An opinion statement from Mike Rothman on Heartland CEO Bob Carr's recent blame for their breach earlier this year on the PCI QSA firm that performed their PCI Certification. What do you think?

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Leahy reintroduces data breach bill

July 23, 2009 from: Office of Inadequate Security

Senate Judiciary Chairman Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) has reintroduced a data breach bill that would set tougher rules for government agencies and private sector firms regarding consumers’ personal information.

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