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2014 Cybersecurity Conference April 24

March 24, 2014

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Cybersecurity 2014: Innovation and Challenge: From Mobiles, Automobiles, Internet of Things to Insider Threats This year’s cybersecurity conference will feature industry leaders and George Mason faculty providing vibrant discussion and interactions on the leading edge topics of cybersecurity today. Sponsored by PwC, speakers include: “2014 PwC Cybercrime Survey” Gary Loveland Principal and U.S. Security Leader, PwC […]

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IT Pros Rank Mason #7 Best School for Cybersecurity

February 26, 2014

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Hewlett-Packard-sponsored a survey of about 2,000 certified IT security professionals to determine the best schools for cybersecurity. Mason ranks seventh. The survey considers the experience and expertise of cybersecurity program faculty as well as the school’s reputation within the cybersecurity community. Survey participants were provide a list of 403 educational institutions and were tasked with […]

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Alumn Talks George Mason Cyber Security Degree

February 17, 2014

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Nick Kaywork, a 2013 graduate of George Mason’s MS in Management of Secure Information Systems, talks about his experiences in the cyber security program and why he joined in the first place. Nick is currently a program manager with the U.S. Department of Justice. Learn more at http://cyber.gmu.edu

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Mason MS in Management of Secure Information Systems Faculty Receive National Science Foundation Cybersecurity Leadership Grant.

December 1, 2013

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By Jennifer Anzaldi -George Mason University’s M.S in Management of Secure Information Systems Faculty in the School of Management and Volgenau School of Engineering recently were awarded a $500,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop chief information security officer (CISO) core competencies and then apply the results to establish learning objectives and curricula guidelines for […]

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MS in Technology Management and M.S. in Management of Secure Information Systems Program Director, J.P. Auffret Recognized as Mason Outstanding Supervisor

December 1, 2013

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Jean-Pierre (JP) Auffret, Director of Executive Degree Programs in the School of Management, and Peggy Aldrich, Associate Registrar at Prince William, were chosen as this year’s recipients of the Mason Outstanding Supervisor Award. When writing about JP, one nominator wrote: “He encourages his staff to think for themselves and to reach beyond what they thought […]

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