The overall goal of the guidance is to achieve appropriate security assurance for multiple applications by efficiently verifying the claimed identity of individuals seeking physical access to federally controlled government facilities and electronic access to government information systems.
The United States Naval Academy is revising its core curriculum and will require midshipmen, beginning with the incoming freshman class entering Annapolis this summer, to take at least two cybersecurity courses during their four years at the school.
In today's world, where certain data must be let in so governments and businesses can realize their missions, firewalls must be able to see the content flowing through networks, NIST Computer Scientists Tim Grance and Murugiah Souppaya say.
The National Credit Union Administration has placed Land of Enchantment Federal Credit Union of Santa Fe, N.M., into liquidation. Guadalupe Credit Union of Santa Fe, N.M., purchased and assumed Land of Enchantment's assets, liabilities and members.
Mobile banking, social media, cloud computing. These all are part of the global banking landscape today, and with these innovations come expectations, says Allesandro Moretti of (ISC)2 and UBS Investment Bank.
"Today's risk management professionals really need to take a strategic view of managing risk to be relevant in achieving the organization's expected outcome," says Philip Alexander of Wells Fargo Bank.