Category: Podcasts & Webinars: Archive

On February 25, the National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) hosted a webinar on the “Center for Academic Excellence – Knowledge Unit Mapping”. Excelsior College is taking the initiative to produce quality members of the workforce in Cybersecurity. As a Center for Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense the college continues to align their course and program outcomes …

On February 24, the National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) hosted a webinar on “Implementing the Cybersecurity Framework”. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) published the Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure on February 12, 2014.  This document was developed in response to the President’s Executive Order 13636 “Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity.”  The framework allows all …

The best defense against ever-present and rising cyber threats and attacks is a well-trained cyber workforce. Our cybersecurity training portfolio covers the skills you need to get from the foundational level to expert level of cyber professional. NCI’s professional training programs will help you increase or enhance your current cybersecurity skills or prepare for a …

The best defense against ever-present and rising cyber threats and attacks is a well-trained cyber workforce. Our cybersecurity training portfolio covers the skills you need to get from the foundational level to expert level of cyber professional. NCI’s professional training programs will help you increase or enhance your current cybersecurity skills or prepare for a …

The best defense against ever-present and rising cyber threats and attacks is a well-trained cyber workforce. Our cybersecurity training portfolio covers the skills you need to get from the foundational level to expert level of cyber professional. NCI’s professional training programs will help you increase or enhance your current cybersecurity skills or prepare for a …

On January 13, 2016, the National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) hosted a webinar on “Privacy, Encryption, and National Security”.  Cyber-enabled communications present a number of policy challenges.  As technology spreads, sophisticated encryption technologies have become available not only to governments, but to individuals as well.  This webinar looked at several of the issues surrounding surveillance, encryption, social media …

On December 18, the National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) hosted a webinar on “Cybersecurity and Food & Agriculture”. Technology persistently evolves. With that evolution, people, businesses, and governments fall prey to acts of cybercrime and terrorism. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has labeled the Food and Agriculture industry as one of the 16 national critical …

On November 23, 2015, the National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) hosted a webinar on “Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs)”. Last year, worldwide corporate losses due to cyber breaches exceeded $445 Billion dollars. Of that, $108 billion was lost by US companies. The majority of these breaches are attributed to advanced threat actors or Advanced Persistent Threats. Government …

On November 16, 2015, the National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) hosted a webinar entitled “Buffer Overflows-Wreaking Havoc with Stack Corruption ”. This webinar explained in detail how a buffer overflow vulnerability is exploited through manipulation of the run-time stack that is used to support program execution. The webinar was presented by James Antonakos who is a …