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Junior Incident Response Analyst

What you’ll be doing… The Incident Response Analyst role is a position providing an opportunity to work in a fast paced environment defending Verizon from current and future cyber threats. This position is considered the front-line of Cyber Incident Response and plays a crucial role in Verizon’s enterprise computing defense….

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Cyber Security Researcher

What do we do in our Cyber Systems and Operations Group? The Cyber Systems and Operations Group works closely with the nation’s cyber forces, intelligence community, and federal agencies to identify operational gaps in cybersecurity capabilities and analyze their current and planned systems and missions. We focus on enabling full-scope…

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Corporate IT Security Analyst

Primary Purpose and Function of the Job: The role of the Information Security Analyst will be responsible for performing key security program functions.  Position Responsibilities: Perform key security program functions, including Firewall Log reviews, Intrusion Detection/Prevention Events, End Point protection Events, Secure Web Gateway Logs, File Integrity Monitoring (FIM) Events,…

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#Twitter shutters accounts linked to US election #hacking

On Saturday, Twitter kicked off two accounts connected to the 2016 US presidential election hackingand the subsequent leak of documents stolen during the breaches: Guccifer 2.0 and DCLeaks. The move came within hours of Friday’s indictment of 12 Russian intelligence officers who the US Department of Justice (DOJ) has fingered in connection to attacks on the…

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#Hacker aims to protect world, #encourage #women

Asuka Nakajima is the type of computer expert called a “white hat hacker.” Also described as hackers working for justice, white hat hackers including Nakajima work to find faults in personal computer software to identify possible security holes. “If I discover ‘holes’ in computer systems of governmental entities, medical institutions…

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5 easy ways to #protect yourself from #hackers

In a time where companies, celebrities, and even governments are coming under cyber-attacks, getting hacked might seem inevitable. But according to former NSA hacker David Kennedy, there are steps you can take to prevent it from happening to you. Kennedy shares his five must-do tips for protecting yourself from hackers. Following…

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If You’re Long #Cybersecurity Stocks, These 3 Are Closing In On Buy Points

The software sector is continuing to produce market leaders, and top cybersecurity software stocks Proofpoint (PFPT), Okta (OKTA) and FireEye (FEYE) are each closing in on new buy points. Meanwhile, Palo Alto Networks (PANW), CyberArk Software (CYBR), Qualys (QLYS) and Zscaler (ZS) are all moving higher, but their consolidations are too short to be considered bases. Top Cybersecurity Stocks Proofpoint, Okta, FireEye, Palo Alto,…

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Mimecast acquires Ataata to improve #cyber #security #training

Mimecast Limited today announced it has acquired cyber security training and awareness platform Ataata The acquisition aims to allow customers to measure cyber risk training effectiveness by converting behavior observations into actionable risk metrics for security professionals. According to research Mimecast conducted with Vanson Bourne, 90 percent of organizations have seen phishing…

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Information Security Compliance Associate

The nature of audit is changing as the systems which underlie our operations become more sophisticated and robust. With this increased sophistication comes increased reliance on technology-related controls to mitigate operational and financial risk, as well as increased access to transaction-level data. You will be responsible for assisting in all…

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Security Operations Intern

DAT Solutions, a subsidiary of Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ROP) is seeking a Information Security Engineer / Administrator to join our team in Beaverton, Oregon.   DAT is currently looking for an Information Security Engineer Intern for their Corporate IT Department. The Intern will focus on location risk analysis audits,…

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