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ABI Research: $100B cybersecurity spending for critical infrastructure by 2020

ABI Research calculates cybersecurity spending for critical infrastructure protection will reach $109 billion globally by 2020. The majority of spending will focus on securing the financial sector and the ICT infrastructure, with the North American and European regions pumping the most into network, systems, and data security. 168 more words

Holiday Shoppers To Avoid Hacked Stores: The Ripple Effect

Want more proof that Cybersecurity is the most important threat to our country’s security?  A recent study by CreditCards.com found that one-half of all holiday shoppers say that the plan to avoid shopping at stores they know have been hacked due to fears of having their credit card information stolen. 156 more words


Time to Dump Microsoft and Google

by Stephen Bryen

It is time for the US government, critical infrastructure components, the military and important businesses to dump Microsoft and Google.  The products of these two companies, and many others, built primarily for entertainment have no place in sensitive government and business operations.   885 more words

Technology And Security

Philippines Bacolod-Silay Airport secures $45M for expansion project

The National Economic Development Board (NEDB) in the Philippines has cleared the $45 million expansion project for Bacolod-Silay International Airport. 232 more words

Project Updates

Etihad Rail and National Quarries sign MoU for transport solution in UAE

UAE’s national railway network operator Etihad Rail has entered into a new partnership with construction materials supplier National Quarries for a low-cost, reliable transport solution.The memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed by the companies allows National Quarries to use the 1,200km Etihad Rail network to distribute its products within the UAE and across the GCC. 245 more words

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Survey: 66 Percent of Energy IT Professionals Say They Can Detect Data Breach on Mission Critical Systems Within One Week or Less

PORTLAND, Ore. — September 22, 2014 — Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions, today announced the results of a survey of 104 attendees at the EnergySec 10th Anniversary Security Summit in Austin, Texas from August 18-22, 2014. 248 more words