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Illinois’ Elite Cybersecurity Talent to Participate in U.S. Cyber Challenge Camp & Competition at Moraine Valley Community College

USCC endeavors to close the cybersecurity workforce gap Arlington, VA, July 7, 2015 – Next week, the state’s top cybersecurity talent, including veterans, will gather at Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills, Illinois, to participate in the annual U.S. Cyber Challenge (USCC) Cyber Camp. Throughout the weeklong camp, individuals will participate in a variety [...]

Winners Announced for U.S. Cyber Challenge Eastern Regional Competition (June 26, 2015)

US Cyber Challenge & Virginia Tech Host Successful Cybersecurity Camp & Competition for Elite Cybersecurity Talent Arlington, VA, June 26, 2015 – Today, participants of the annual US Cyber Challenge (USCC) Eastern Regional Cyber Camp competed in a “Capture-the-Flag” competition to demonstrate their knowledge and skill of cybersecurity and compete to win one of a [...]

Nation’s Elite Hackers Validate Skills in Cybersecurity Competition

US Cyber Challenge & Virginia Tech Host Cybersecurity Competition & Award Ceremony at Eastern Regional Cyber Camp Arlington, VA, June 24, 2015 – This Friday, June 26th, participants of the annual US Cyber Challenge (USCC) Eastern Regional Cyber Camp will compete in a “Capture-the-Flag” competition to demonstrate their knowledge and skill of cybersecurity and vie [...]

Agencies should approach cyber as if they’ve been compromised (ABC – March 27, 2015)

  By George Jackson Link: http://www.wjla.com/articles/2015/03/agencies-should-approach-cyber-as-if-they-ve-been-compromised-112533.html     Teaser: On Thursday, March 26th, AFFIRM and the U.S. Cyber Challenge will hold their 2nd Annual Cybersecurity Summit. It starts at 7 a.m. in Arlington, Va. AFFIRM President Barry West and USCC National Director Karen Evans offered insight into the top cyber challenges facing the United States in [...]

Cyber strategy: ‘We know what to do, now we need people to do it’ (FCW – March 27, 2015)

  by Mark Rockwell Link: http://fcw.com/articles/2015/03/26/piecing-together-cyber.aspx?s=fcwdaily_270315    Teaser: Although federal cybersecurity officials say things look promising in defending against threats to critical infrastructure, they also warn the cyberworld's mutability remains a constant challenge for defenders. "We're putting the pieces of the puzzle together to crack the problem," Andy Ozment, assistant secretary for cybersecurity and communications at [...]

Cyber Social Network Launches (NextGov.com – March 26, 2015)

by Hallie Golden Link: http://www.nextgov.com/cybersecurity/2015/03/using-social-networking-strengthen-countrys-cybersecurity/108472/?oref=ng-HPriver    A new website fusing elements of Facebook and LinkedIn aims to help cybersecurity workers hone their skills and employers get a bead on new talent. U.S. Cyber Challenge, a nonprofit working to train the nation’s cyber workforce, and career-site conglomerate Monster.com officially launched Wednesday the new site, CyberCompEx. Its creators [...]

Highly Anticipated Online Cybersecurity Community CyberCompEx.org Launches (March 25, 2015)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rudy Pamintuan Phone:   312-961-4710 Email:    Rudy@ShermanConsultingInc.com   Highly Anticipated Online Cybersecurity Community CyberCompEx.org Launches U.S. Cyber Challenge and Monster Government Solutions Collaborate to Increase Communications and Opportunities to Cybersecurity Enthusiasts Through Social Networking   Washington, D.C., March 25, 2015 – Today, U.S. Cyber Challenge (USCC) and Monster Government Solutions [...]

U.S. Cyber Challenge Announces Open Registration for Annual Cyber Quests Competition (March 25, 2015)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rudy Pamintuan Phone:   312-961-4710 Email:    Rudy@ShermanConsultingInc.com   U.S. Cyber Challenge Announces Open Registration for Annual Cyber Quests Competition  Upcoming Cyber Quests Competition to Determine Qualifiers for Summer 2015 Cyber Camps   Washington, D.C., March 25, 2015 – Today, U.S. Cyber Challenge (USCC) opens registration for their annual Cyber Quests competition [...]