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Carnegie Mellon U. launches cybersecurity master's program in D.C.

by Betsy Foresman

The new program, headed by former U.S. Chief Information Security Officer Gregory Touhill, is designed to train a new generation of talent not only technically, but in business and management skills.

This team wants to teach your kids cybersecurity while they're home from school

by Shannon Vavra

This virtual school could keep kids engaged while coronavirus-related school closures skyrocket.

Pentagon further restricts building access, boosting telework demand, after contractor dies

by Jackson Barnett

The Pentagon raised its in-person workforce restrictions to its second highest-level, HPCON-C, increasing the number of employees that will need teleworking to some degree.

KnowBe4's Perry Carpenter on the human element of cybersecurity

by WorkScoop Staff

Chief Evangelist and Strategy Officer for KnowBe4 Perry Carpenter talks with CyberScoop Editor-in-Chief Greg Otto about the behavioral changes that have been made to security awareness training.

DOD networks, under ‘unprecedented’ strain, are more vulnerable to attacks, official says

by Jackson Barnett

"With the increase in telework capability comes an increase in attack surface for our adversaries,” says Essye Miller of the CIO's office. "They are already taking advantage of the situation."

Agencies urged to make telework available to most employees during coronavirus spread

by Dave Nyczepir

The Office of Management and Budget issued the memo to "safeguard the health and safety" of the federal workforce.

Federal CIO Kent announces jobs tailored to cyber reskilling graduates

by Billy Mitchell

So far, there are roles listed at the Department of Homeland Security, Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Veterans Affairs.

Illinois Tech announces 'college of computing' for all students

by Betsy Foresman

The new college is designed to teach computational and analytical skills to students of all majors, not only those studying computer science.

Penn State New Kensington announces new digital innovation lab

by Betsy Foresman

The new facility is hoped to support collaboration between industry and academia, and host entrepreneurial training, events and community outreach activities.

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