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Meet the Atlanta Cyber Week Influencers: Beazer Homes CIO Larry Frey Discusses How Your Company Can Protect Themselves Against Cyber Attacks

by Larry Frey, CIO, Beazer Homes It seems like every day another major cyber security breach hits the news. One day it’s “social engineers” convincing someone to install software on their computer that gives a hacker free reign in their system. The next day it’s a major information breach because a server wasn’t secured correctly. Cybersecurity […]

Meet the Atlanta Cyber Week Influencers: Kennesaw State University’s Herbert Mattord on the Cybersecurity Industry’s Decline in Experienced Professionals

by Herbert Mattord, Ph.D. The field of cybersecurity is facing a significant shortfall in the number of experienced professionals. Organizations are finding it useful to hire entry-level staff from academic programs that produce cybersecurity graduates. Until recently, most of these programs were producing graduates with advanced degrees above the bachelor’s level. Master’s degrees from computer science, […]

Encryption Innovator Galaxkey to Pitch at Cybercon Conference, Establish U.S. Headquarters in Baker Donelson’s Cybersecurity Accelerator

Data encryption company Galaxkey is bringing its simple and scalable data security platform to North America. Based in London, the company has gained traction in both the United Kingdom and Middle East, with client organizations such as Barclays, ING Bank and the British Government. Galaxkey will present to CIOs and CISOs at Baker Donelson’s Cybercon […]

What to Expect from Cybersecurity in 2016

By Chris Rouland As mentioned in a previous blog post, PwC and CSO have claimed 2015 to be a watershed year for cybercrime. More and more organizations are dealing with critical security incidents, leading to greater data security budgets and an increase in demand for cybersecurity services in 2016. Atlanta is poised to be a […]