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Jul 26, 2017, 15:39 ET (ISC)2® Announces Annual Board of Directors Slate of Candidates

(ISC)²® today announced its slate of candidates for the annual Board of Directors election. The 13-member Board provides strategy, governance and...


Jun 07, 2017, 00:01 ET Global Cybersecurity Workforce Shortage to Reach 1.8 Million as Threats Loom Larger and Stakes Rise Higher

Released today, the Global Information Security Workforce Study finds that the cybersecurity workforce gap is on pace to hit 1.8 million by 2022 –...


May 25, 2017, 14:30 ET Center for Cyber Safety and Education and (ISC)2® Award Eight Women's Scholarships

Eight women just learned they will receive scholarships from the Center for Cyber Safety and Education and (ISC)2 to support their undergraduate...


May 25, 2017, 14:30 ET (ISC)2 Sponsors the Center for Cyber Safety and Education's Cybersecurity Scholarship Program for Women

(ISC)2® ("ISC-squared") and the Center for Cyber Safety and Education (the Center) awarded eight women scholarships to help support their...


May 11, 2017, 00:05 ET (ISC)2 Announces Winners of 14th Annual U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Awards

(ISC)2® ("ISC-squared") today announced the winners of its 14th annual U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Awards (GISLA®) program...


May 09, 2017, 09:15 ET Federal Cyber Pros Surveyed in Largest Known Workforce Study to Date Identify Keys to Attracting and Retaining Talent

According to the Center for Cyber Safety and Education™ Global Information Security Workforce Study (GISWS), sponsored by (ISC)²®, Booz...


May 08, 2017, 10:00 ET (ISC)2 Releases Conference Program for its Seventh Annual Security Congress

(ISC)²® ("ISC-squared") today released the full education program and speaker line-up for its seventh annual Security Congress, taking place...


May 08, 2017, 08:00 ET (ISC)2® Opens Nominations for Seventh Annual Americas Information Security Leadership Awards

(ISC)2® ("ISC-squared") today announced it is now accepting nominations for its seventh annual Americas Information Security Leadership Awards...


May 03, 2017, 00:00 ET (ISC)2 and Learning Tree to Embed Cybersecurity Certifications within Global Public/Private Sector Training Programs

(ISC)2 an international nonprofit membership association and Learning Tree today announced a global agreement to enhance development of the...


May 02, 2017, 18:00 ET National Leader in America's Homeland Security Efforts Juliette Kayyem to Keynote (ISC)² Security Congress

(ISC)²® ("ISC-squared") today announced former assistant secretary for intergovernmental affairs for the Department of Homeland Security, published...


May 01, 2017, 15:00 ET Crusading Security Journalist Ben Makuch to Keynote (ISC)2 Security Congress

(ISC)²® ("ISC-squared") today announced award-winning national security reporter Ben Makuch will be a keynote speaker at the seventh annual...


Apr 19, 2017, 06:18 ET (ISC)2 Delivers Cybersecurity Workforce Recommendations to White House Chief of Staff

(ISC)2® today announced a set of recommendations for the Trump Administration to consider as it approaches its 100th day in office. The...


Apr 17, 2017, 06:18 ET (ISC)2 Announces 2017 U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Award Finalists

(ISC)2® ("ISC-squared") today announced the finalists for its 14th annual U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Awards (GISLA®)...


Mar 15, 2017, 00:01 ET Biennial Women in Cybersecurity Report Reveals that Female Representation in Industry Remains Stagnant

According to new research from the Center for Cyber Safety and Education™ (the Center) and the Executive Women's Forum on Information...


Mar 13, 2017, 00:05 ET 5th Annual (ISC)2 CyberSecureGov Brings Together World-Renowned Experts To Educate the Workforce in Cyber

(ISC)2® has announced the final speaker agenda for its 5th annual CyberSecureGov training event being held May 9-11, 2017, at the Marriott Wardman...


Feb 17, 2011, 13:10 ET Latest Technologies Straining Cyber Security Staffs, Study Warns

- Critical Skills Gap Also Found in (ISC)2(R)-Sponsored, Frost & Sullivan Study of More than 10,000 Information Security Professionals...


Oct 07, 2010, 06:00 ET (ISC)2® Announces Winners of 2010 U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Awards

(ISC)2® ("ISC-squared"), the world's largest information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, today announced...


Sep 27, 2010, 11:39 ET (ISC)2® Names 2010 U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Award Finalists

(ISC)2® ("ISC-squared"), the world's largest information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, today announced...


Aug 12, 2010, 14:20 ET (ISC)2® Director of Government Affairs, Marc H. Noble, CISSP-ISSAP, Named to Prestigious ISSA Honor Roll

(ISC)2® ("(ISC)2-squared"), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information security professionals worldwide, with over...


Jul 12, 2010, 10:41 ET (ISC)2® Announces 2010 GISLA Judges Committee

(ISC)2® ("(ISC)2-squared"), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information security professionals worldwide, with over...


Jun 28, 2010, 14:11 ET (ISC)2® Appoints Devon Bryan, CISSP, as Co-Chair of U.S. Government Advisory Board for Cyber Security

(ISC)2® ("(ISC)2-squared"), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information security professionals worldwide, with nearly...


May 27, 2010, 09:39 ET (ISC)2® Evolves Name, Structure of CAP® Credential to Reflect New NIST Guidance

(ISC)2® ("(ISC)2-squared"), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information security professionals worldwide with nearly...


Apr 26, 2010, 15:39 ET (ISC)2(R) Opens Nominations for Seventh Annual U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Awards and Expands Categories

(ISC)2® ("ISC-squared"), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information security professionals worldwide with over 68,000...


Mar 22, 2010, 06:59 ET (ISC)2 Opens Nominations for Its Fourth Annual Asia-Pacific Information Security Leadership Achievements Program

(ISC)2(R) ("ISC-squared") today announced the opening of nominations for its fourth annual Asia-Pacific Information Security Leadership...


Mar 05, 2010, 09:01 ET Infosecurity Professionals Receive Salary Increase in 2009, Hiring Outlook Most Promising in Asia-Pacific, (ISC)2 Survey Says

Defying expectations amid a global recession, the (ISC)2(R) 2010 Career Impact Survey found that half of information security professionals...