The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
At a time when cyberattacks on America's critical infrastructure have increased 17-fold (between 2009 and 2011), the need for highly trained cybersecurity professionals is acute. However, 83% of federal hiring managers in a recent survey said it was extremely difficult to find well-trained cybersecurity professionals and a projected shortfall of 20,000 to more than 40,000 people is expected in the years to come.
By Dirk A. D. Smith | 13 November, 2012 19:48
The National Security Agency is building one of the largest and most expensive data centers as a place to gather and analyze intelligence data.
By Tim Greene | 11 January, 2011 04:31
Microsoft today denied that it has built a backdoor into Windows 7, a concern that surfaced yesterday after a senior National Security Agency (NSA) official testified before Congress that the agency had worked on the operating system.
By Gregg Keizer | 20 November, 2009 07:30
US President Barack Obama is due to receive a high-security BlackBerry 8830 soon, a Washington-based newspaper has reported.
By Matt Hamblen | 24 April, 2009 11:51