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Just Released! Fundamentals of Information Systems Security, Third Edition

Revised and updated with the latest data in the field, Fundamentals of Information Systems Security, Third Edition by David Kim and Michael G. Solomon provides a comprehensive overview of the essential concepts readers must know as they pursue careers in information systems security. … Continue reading

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New Report Shows Computer Science Graduates Earning Top Salaries

Every year, PayScale, an online salary, benefits, and compensation information company, releases a College Salary Report with the median starting pay and median mid-career pay for the alumni from more than 1,000 schools. In the 2013-2014 report, engineering, math, science … Continue reading

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Girls Who Code Hoping to Close the Computer Science Gender Gap

Engaging students in Computer Science at an earlier age has proved to be an ongoing issue in many public school systems. Of the limited number of students who do express interest in the subject, very few are females.  In fact, … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Tech Hub Caucus Addresses Need for More Computer Science Majors

Across Massachusetts, lawmakers report that there are currently two unemployed people for every one job. However, the opposite is the case for all STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) jobs where there are twice as many jobs as applications to … Continue reading

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New Online Master’s Degree in Computer Science Coming from Georgia Tech

The Georgia Institute of Technology College of Computing recently announced a new partnership with Udacity, a for-profit provider of MOOC (Massive Open Online Course), to offer a three year Online Master’s degree in Computer Science (OMS CS). The partnership also … Continue reading

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Jones & Bartlett Learning and Toolwire Win Gold Medal for Security Training and Education

Back in January, our Virtual Security Cloud Labs were named a finalist for the 2013 Global Excellence Awards in their Security Training and Educational Programs category. Recognizing IT vendors with advanced, ground-breaking products and solutions, the award celebrates notable achievements … Continue reading

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New Review: The Rootkit Arsenal, Second Edition is “Current” and “Well-sourced”

“Author Bill Blunden does a good job placing his technical work in a bigger overall framework”, said reviewer Richard Bejtlich on his blog, TaoSecurity. Richard, the Chief Security Officer with information security company, Mandiant, went on to say, Firtst, [The Rootkit … Continue reading

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