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Feb 01, 2018, 09:00 ET (ISC)2 and The Center for Cyber Safety and Education Open Application Period for 2018 Undergraduate Cybersecurity Scholarships

(ISC)²® – the world's largest nonprofit association of certified cybersecurity professionals – and its Center for Cyber Safety and EducationTM are...


Feb 01, 2018, 03:00 ET (ISC)2 Names Deshini Newman as Managing Director for EMEA

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


Jan 29, 2018, 09:00 ET (ISC)2 and The Center for Cyber Safety and Education Open Application Period for 2018 Women's Cybersecurity Scholarships

(ISC)²® – the world's largest nonprofit association of certified cybersecurity professionals – and its Center for Cyber Safety and EducationTM are...


Jan 24, 2018, 09:00 ET (ISC)2 Partners with Coursera to Offer On-Demand Training

(ISC)²® today announced its partnership with Coursera, the world's largest online platform for higher education, to offer accessible cybersecurity...


Jan 16, 2018, 09:00 ET (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...


Jan 08, 2018, 09:00 ET (ISC)2 Names Bruce Beam Director of Infrastructure and Security

(ISC)² today appointed Bruce Beam director of infrastructure and security. Beam has more than 20 years of experience leading IT/ICT and security...


Dec 19, 2017, 14:00 ET (ISC)2 Launches New CISSP® Exam Format to Help Bring More Cybersecurity Professionals into the Field

(ISC)²® today announced it has changed the format of its CISSP exam (English version only) from fixed-form, linear to Computerized Adaptive Testing...


Dec 14, 2017, 14:00 ET (ISC)2 to Honor Top U.S. Government Cybersecurity Professionals with Information Security Leadership Awards

(ISC)² today announced it has opened nominations for its 2018 Information Security Leadership Awards (ISLA®) – Government. The ISLA Government...


Dec 12, 2017, 14:00 ET (ISC)2 Opens Call for Expert Cybersecurity Speakers for 2018 Security Congress

(ISC)²® today announced a call for speakers for its eighth annual (ISC)² Security Congress conference in New Orleans Oct 8-10, 2018. Submissions...


Nov 08, 2017, 09:00 ET 14,500 Cybersecurity Professionals Join (ISC)2 Online Community in First 30 Days

(ISC)² today announced more than 14,500 cybersecurity professionals have joined the new online (ISC)² Community since its launch last month. The...


Sep 26, 2017, 14:00 ET (ISC)2 Announces Winners for its Seventh Annual Americas Information Security Leadership Awards

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


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...