(ISC)2 Study Finds U.S. Minority Cybersecurity Professionals Underrepresented in Senior Roles

(ISC)² has just released a report examining diversity in cybersecurity. The study found that although minority representation in cybersecurity is higher than the overall U.S. workforce (26% vs. 21%), that these professionals are disproportionately in non-management roles. Additional data points showed that cybersecurity professionals of color tend to earn lower salaries, while being more likely to hold a master’s degree or higher, compared to their Caucasian counterparts.

(ISC)² Announces Slate of Cybersecrity Trailblazers as Keynote Speakers for Secure Summit DC

(ISC)² – the world’s largest nonprofit association of certified cybersecurity professionals – today announced the keynotes for its Secure Summit DC (formerly known as CyberSecureGov) training event taking place May 7-8 at the MGM National Harbor in the DC metro area.

Prevoty Wins Gold in The 14th Annual Info Security Product Guide’s 2018 Global Excellence Awards® For Achievement of The Year

Prevoty announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named Prevoty gold winner of the 2018 Info Security Product Guide’s Global Excellence Awards in the Achievement of The Year category.

Micro Focus State of Security Operations Report Finds SOCs Finally Turn Corner

Micro Focus (LSE: MCRO; NYSE: MFGP) today published its fifth annual State of Security Operations Report 2018, which reveals, for the first time since the report's initial publication, an upward trend across all assessment areas. 

HITRUST Expands CSF v9.1 to Address GDPR and New York State Cybersecurity Regulations

HITRUST announced today the release of version 9.1 of the HITRUST CSF®. This version incorporates both the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and New York State Cybersecurity Requirements for Financial Services Companies (23 NYCRR 500). With this expanded version, HITRUST continues to build on its initiative to make the HITRUST CSF – a widely used information privacy and security framework – more open and comprehensive so that it can be applied more effectively across a variety of global industries.

Global Study Reveals Businesses Miss Out on Higher Revenue and Profit Growth Due to Lack of Broad Adoption of Agile and DevOps

CA Technologies (NASDAQ:CA) today announced results of a global study which revealed that while most organizations are committed to the full adoption of both agile and DevOps, many are struggling with key challenges and missing out on the extensive benefits these practices can have on their bottom line.

CA Technologies Named a Leader in 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration

CA Technologies (NASDAQ:CA) today announced that it has been named a Leader in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration* for the second consecutive year.

Valimail Reports Record Sales and Growth in 2017 Fueled By Global Demand For Email Authentication

Valimail today announced that its annual revenue tripled in 2017 as a result of being first to market with a cloud-based service that provides fully automated email authentication. Last year, the company added more than 50 global brands and public sector clients, enabling these companies to protect their brands with email authentication and get to enforcement in an average of 100 days. These customers include Yelp, Uber, Fannie Mae, Pure Storage, WeWork, MongoDB, and Time Warner.

FAIR Institute to Hold 3rd Annual FAIR Conference (FAIRCON18) at Carnegie Mellon University, Oct. 14 -18, Focused on Advancing Cyber, Operational Risk Management

Carnegie Mellon University’s Software Engineering Institute (SEI) and the Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy will host the industry’s-leading conference focused on managing cyber and operational risk from a business perspective.

Prevoty Honored for Best Emerging Technology, Selected as SC Media 2018 Excellence Award Finalist

Prevoty is recognized for innovating the first and only Autonomous Application Protection solution that enables applications to protect themselves from attack in real-time

edgescan Release their Industry Leading 2018 Cyber Security Vulnerability Statistics Report

edgescan Ltd, global suppliers of "Fullstack Vulnerability Management" services have released their 2018 statistics report. The report includes trends and observations based on assessing thousands of web applications, Cloud and Hosting environments for the past 12 months to December 2017.

IT Governance launches new and improved GDPR Practitioner distance learning training course

IT Governance, a leading provider of information security and data protection training and consultancy services, is delighted to announce the launch of a new and improved Certified EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Practitioner Distance Learning Training Course. The course aims to teach individuals how to implement and achieve full compliance with the Regulation, and fulfill the data protection officer (DPO) role.

(ISC)² Board of Directors Elect 2018 Officers

(ISC)²® today announced the newly elected officers for its board of directors. The 13-member board provides governance and oversight for the organization, grants certifications to qualifying candidates, and enforces adherence to the (ISC)² Code of Ethics.