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Sep 25, 2017, 09:00 ET (ISC)2 Names John McCumber Director of Cybersecurity Advocacy

(ISC)² – the world's largest nonprofit membership association of certified cybersecurity professionals – today announced the appointment of John...


Sep 25, 2017, 09:00 ET (ISC)2 2017 Security Congress Kicks Off with Record 1,900 Attendees

(ISC)² – the largest non-profit membership association of certified cybersecurity professionals – today kicked off the first day of its 2017...


Sep 22, 2017, 15:00 ET (ISC)2 and Cloud Security Alliance Host Cloud Security Summit to Help Cybersecurity Pros Securely Harness Cloud Technologies

(ISC)² today announced it's partnering with the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) for the CSA Summit, gathering world-leading security experts and...


Sep 21, 2017, 15:00 ET Cyber Professionals to Face-off in Panoply Capture the Cyber Flag Competition at (ISC)2 Security Congress

(ISC)² today announced that Panoply, the network assessment and network defense competition, will take place during the 2017 (ISC)² Security...


Sep 13, 2017, 09:00 ET (ISC)2 Finds IT Professionals are an Underutilized Cybersecurity Resource

(ISC)² today announced findings of its study IT Professionals are a Critically Underutilized Resource for Cybersecurity. The report underscores how...


Aug 24, 2017, 09:00 ET (ISC)2 Enriches Value for Members with New Member Perks Program

(ISC)² today announced Member Perks, an expanded member benefits program providing tens of thousands of certified cybersecurity professionals...


Aug 22, 2017, 09:00 ET (ISC)2 Announces Newly Elected Board of Directors

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


Aug 17, 2017, 15:00 ET (ISC)2 Announces Finalists for its Seventh Annual Americas Information Security Leadership Awards

(ISC)²® today announced the finalists for its seventh annual Americas Information Security Leadership Awards (Americas ISLA®) program. The awards...


Aug 15, 2017, 09:00 ET World's Largest Nonprofit Association of Certified Cybersecurity Professionals Surpasses 125,000 Members

(ISC)² today announced its membership has surged past 125,000 certified cybersecurity professionals worldwide. As demand for skilled security...


Aug 10, 2017, 09:00 ET Cybersecurity Skills Shortage Takes Center Stage at (ISC)2 Security Congress

(ISC)²® today announced Gary Beach, author of The U.S. Technology Skills Gap, will moderate a panel titled, Help Wanted! – Addressing the...


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...