In the News

Cyber Security Experts Becoming Endangered Species

April 16, 2019

The cyber security expert gap is at a 12-year high. There were 314,000 cyber security jobs posted between September 2017 and August 2018, but in the U.S. we need a workforce of roughly 714,000 cyber security experts, according to the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education. ...


Report: Cyber Security Needs to be Designed into Medical Devices at the Outset

April 8, 2019

Cyber security concerns should be a factor as early as the design phase of software-based medical devices, according to the new “Cyber Security and Health IT Joint Security Plan” developed by the Washington, D.C.-based Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council. ...


Governor Whitmer Encourages Young Women in Michigan to Participate in Innovative Cybersecurity Competition

February 21, 2019

Governor Whitmer Encourages Young Women in Michigan to Participate in Innovative Cybersecurity Competition ...


The Cybersecurity Workforce Gap

February 4, 2019

As cyber threats continue to grow in sophistication, organizations face a persistent challenge in recruiting skilled cybersecurity professionals capable of protecting their systems against the threat of malicious actors. ...


NEW INITIATIVE BEGINS TO HONOR 100 TOP WOMEN ACROSS THE CYBER AND MOBILITY INDUSTRIES

January 28, 2019

This month an exciting initiative takes flight, the Top 100 Women in Cyber and Mobility. Launched in last December by The NEXT Education, a training and certification company specializing in Connected Mobility and Cyber Security, the new initiative is honoring extraordinary women for their excellence in these rapidly evolving fields. ...


KnowBe4 Offers No-Cost Children’s Interactive Cybersecurity Activity Kit

January 24, 2019

KnowBe4, the provider of the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, today announced it is offering an interactive, no-cost, children’s cybersecurity activity kit to the public ...


Data Privacy Day 2019 Reminds Businesses and Consumers About the Value of Personal Data and the Need to Protect It

January 23, 2019

In this new era of privacy, the National Cyber Security Alliance will underscore the value of personal information by informing businesses about the critical need to respect consumer privacy and safeguard data. ...


Mitsubishi Electric develops cyber defense technology for connected cars

January 23, 2019

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation has developed a multi-layered defense technology that protects connected vehicles from cyber attacks by strengthening their head unit’s defense capabilities. ...


Wayne State, Microsoft Team to Strengthen Employability in Detroit

January 16, 2019

Wayne State University and Microsoft Corp. today embarked on a partnership to improve employability in Detroit. The pilot program is designed to foster job-ready, employable talent for high-demand technical positions such as cloud computing, data analytics, cybersecurity, AI, engineering, and more. ...


Southfield’s Denso Brings Autonomous Vehicle Cybersecurity Solution to Market

January 7, 2019

Japan’s Denso, a mobility supplier that operates its North American headquarters in Southfield, Thursday announced it has entered into a joint development agreement with Dellfer, a cybersecurity company in California, to bring ZeroDayGuard 1.0, a cybersecurity product for the automotive industry, to the market. ...


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