$207 Billion Cyber-Security Industry Ready to Take Off

Fertile Ground for Startups: 10 Sectors of the $207 Billion Cyber-Security Industry Poised to Take Off--

" . . . In the coming five years, the cyber-security industry is expected to expand by 7.7 percent annually, reaching $285.9 billion in revenue by 2018, according to David Yang, the analyst who wrote the IBIS World report. Here is a list of the top 10 sectors in the industry ranked by the percentage their revenue is expected to grow over the next five years. . . . Read more: http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226455#ixzz2R80EbPGA

Next Generation of Cyber Defenders Spar at National Competition
Wall Street Journal
Through the competition, challengers are given an opportunity to shine on a national stage and connect with the nation's top cyber security firms. "Competitions are an excellent way for students to develop skills that compliment classroom-based education.

FERC rulemaking to advance cyber security for bulk electric system
Frontline workers who will actually implement cyber security standards must have clearly defined requirements to help protect the grid from cyber attack." Commissioner Cheryl LaFleur said the proposed Version 5 of the CIP standards is a significant ...

China denies cyber spies are linked to Chinese military unit
'The Chinese government officially denies all Chinese cyber attacks and claims that its own cyber warfare strategies are wholly defensive," says Dr Umbach Senior Associate and Head of the Programme 'International Energy Security' at the Centre for...


House passes online security bill
Portsmouth Daily Times
On Thursday, the U.S. House passed cyber security legislation backed by companies including Boeing Co. and AT&T Inc. defying a veto threat by President Barack Obama's administration over what it called inadequate privacy protections. The bill passed ...

Looming Cyber-Security Bill Could Have Spoiled Reddit's Boston Investigation
Business Insider Australia
Part of the reason for CISPA is that massive companies are hemoraging proprietary information, through the likes of hackers conducting cyber espionage. Some of these hackers are state-sanctioned, others are downright criminal. It goes without ...

Armenian-Lithuanian cooperation in cyber security discussed
Agreements have been achieved to form and develop the cooperation in the spheres ofcyber security, human resources management and energy security. Seyran Ohanyan and Juozas Olekas exchanged opinions about the issues related to the regional ...


Interns help cops fight cyber crimes
Hindustan Times
During their internship, they will get an exposure of various constraints that one faces while dealing with cyber security cases and how to efficiently utilise resources keeping in mind the technical aspects. The police force will also benefit from the ...

SOLUTION ARC: How the public and private sectors can guard against cyber risks
Business Insurance
Business Insurance's latest Solution Arc explores evolving legal and regulatory guidance on cyber security, and details how companies and states can protect themselves from online attacks. Explore the Solution Arc. To provide feedback on this Solution ...

In cyber war game, Air Force cadets fend off NSA hackers
NBCNews.com (blog)
HANOVER, Maryland (Reuters) - A U.S. Air Force Academy team on Friday beat out rivals from other elite military colleges after a three-day simulated cyber "war" against hackers from the NationalSecurity Agency that is meant to teach future officers ...

Green light for new regulation for EU Cyber Security Agency ENISA ...
Today, 16, April, the European Parliament voted in plenary in Strasbourg, on the new regulation proposal for strengthening ENISA, the EU's “cyber security” ...

Cyber-Security Needs Spur Job Growth in 10 Tech Industries - eWeek
Ten industries are anticipated in the next five years to play a greater part in cyber- security.

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