The annual Women in CyberSecurity Conference (WiCyS) met in Tucson, Arizona this year on March 31st and April 1st. WiCyS is devoted to bringing together women at all stages of cybersecurity careers to share their experience and knowledge, and to provide mutual support through networking and mentoring. Read more here.
Gordon Corera is a journalist with the BBC, covering national security. His latest book is Cyber Spies – Surveillance, Hacking and Digital Espionage. In this extended version of an interview originally appearing on our November 23, 2016 podcast, Corera outlines the history of cybersecurity and the challenges we face looking ahead. Listen here
The Navy League's annual SeaAirSpace Exposition, meeting this week in National Harbor, Maryland, addresses matters of concern to the US Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, and to those companies and organizations that work with, support, and depend upon those services. This year some cybersecurity companies were among the exhibitors--we spoke with Raytheon, Engility, and Palo Alto Networks, and we saw Tripwire. Read more here.
The 2017 Women in Cybersecurity conference was held in Tucson Arizona, and the CyberWire was on hand to cover the event. We spoke with a variety of cyber security professionals, at different stages of their careers. We covered some of their career journeys and professional insights on our daily podcast, and in this special edition learn why a women in cybersecurity conference is more important than ever, what they wish they knew when they were starting out, as well as some advice for the men in the industry.