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MEETING – May 2, 2017

ISSA Hampton Roads Chapter Tuesday, May 2nd 2017 Join the ISSA Hampton Roads Chapter at Booz Allen Hamilton 5800 Lake Wright Drive, Suite 450/451 Norfolk VA 23502 For a presentation of: “Cyber Security” By Marshall Ward | FBI Marshall Ward has a Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering and worked …

Linux Kernel Exploit – Privilege Escalation

New Linux exploit found exploited in the wild. Nicknamed ‘Dirty Cow,’ this is a privilege escalation exploit contained in the Linux Kernel, which means it can affect almost all current versions of Linux, considering this is a bug from circa 2007. This issue is currently being patched by major Linux …

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

This month is officially National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and the City of Virginia Beach has started a year-long campaign to increase cybersecurity awareness. Being that Virginia Beach is home to many of our members and is a large city in this region, this is important and a great development for …

Updates on the 2016 Cybersecurity Conference

2016 Cyber Threat Intelligence Conference Thomas Nelson Community College is  hosting their 2016 Cybersecurity Conference on Friday, October 7 2016! Featured Topic is “Cyber Threat Intelligence” presented by Thomas Nelson Workforce Development and InfraGard! Featured Speaker: Colonel Jason Sutton Director of Communications, HQ Air Combat Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia Guest …

September 6, 2016 Meeting

ISSA Hampton Roads Chapter Tuesday, September 6, 2016 Join the ISSA Hampton Roads Chapter at Booz Allen Hamilton 5800 Lake Wright Drive, suite 450/451 Norfolk VA 23502 For a presentation by Drew Epperson, Senior Federal Solution Architect at Intel Security Group (formerly McAfee) “Best Practices in Securing C4I and Critical …

2016 Cybersecurity Conference

2016 Cyber Threat Intelligence Conference Thomas Nelson Community College is  hosting their 2016 Cybersecurity Conference on Friday, October 7 2016! Featured Topic is “Cyber Threat Intelligence” presented by Thomas Nelson Workforce Development and InfraGard! Featured Speaker: Colonel Jason Sutton Director of Communications, HQ Air Combat Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia Guest …

Post-Quantum Cryptography?

Google recently announced their first implementation of “Post-Quantum Cryptography” for use in their Chrome Canary product. This marks their first released experimentation with post-quantum cryptography, and will be combined with standard Elliptic Curve Cryptography as a backup, in-case the technology is not quite up-to par. Their stated plan is to …