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Academic, Research, & Industry Partners
Accenture Security helps organizations build resilience from the inside out, so they can confidently focus on innovation and growth. With services that include strategy and risk management, cyber defense, digital identity, application security and managed security, Accenture enables businesses around the world to defend against known sophisticated threats, and the unknown. Learn more at accenture.com.
Booz Allen Hamilton
Booz Allen brings expertise hardened by experience in the most formidable environments to deliver intelligence-driven cybersecurity. We have applied our expertise in protecting the most sensitive national security organizations, to become the trusted defender of the world's leading companies, including prominent banks, retail giants, global automakers and energy leaders. More information can be found at boozallen.com.
The University of Maryland Center for Health & Homeland Security
The University of Maryland Center for Health and Homeland Security (CHHS) has vast knowledge of complex issues in cyber law and policy. Our cyber experts have developed academic coursework, consulted for the public and private sector, and provided testimony to legislative bodies. Learn more at mdchhs.com.
CenturyLink Threat Research Labs
The CenturyLink Threat Research Labs team analyzes the global threat landscape and correlates information across internal and external sources. As the threat research and intelligence arm of a global telecommunications company, the team detects, researches, tracks and mitigates malicious exploits. Learn more at news.centurylink.com/Security-Blog.
CrowdStrike® is a global cybersecurity leader redefining security for the cloud era with an endpoint protection platform built from the ground up to stop breaches. The CrowdStrike Falcon® platform’s single lightweight-agent architecture leverages cloud-scale artificial intelligence (AI) and offers real-time protection and visibility across the enterprise, preventing attacks on endpoints on or off the network. Learn more at CrowdStrike.com.
CynergisTek is a top-ranked cybersecurity consulting firm dedicated to serving the information assurance needs of healthcare. The company has been named in numerous research as a top performing firm that provider organizations turn to for privacy and security, and won the 2017 Best in KLAS award for Cybersecurity Advisory Services. Learn more at CynergisTek.com.
Dragos, Inc. is an industrial cybersecurity company focused on protecting infrastructure such as power grids, water sites, manufacturing networks, and oil and gas pipelines. The Dragos Platform, Threat Operations Center, and Dragos Intelligence team provide the community with the technology, services, and intelligence it needs to safeguard civilization. More information can be found at dragos.com.
Virginia Tech Hume Center for National Security and Technology
The Ted and Karyn Hume Center for National Security and Technology at Virginia Tech cultivates the next generation of national security leaders through education, outreach, and research opportunities for undergraduates, grad students, and research faculty. Faculty are experts in electronic systems, aerospace systems, and information systems for the DOD and the IC. More information can be found at hume.vt.edu.
Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute
The Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute provides the technical foundation and knowledge needed to meet our nation's growing demand for highly skilled professionals in the fields of information security and information assurance. Learn more at isi.jhu.edu.
Security Lancaster is one of the UK’s Academic Centres of Excellence in Cyber Security Research. Its interdisciplinary research tackles fundamental challenges of securing our digital infrastructure through a unique synthesis of technical and social scientific perspectives. The centre closely engages and collaborates with a wide range of industry and governmental organisations. Learn more at lancaster.ac.uk/security-lancaster.
Maryland Cybersecurity Center (MC2)
The Maryland Cybersecurity Center (MC2) is an academic center on the University of Maryland campus that brings together faculty, researchers, and students working in the field of cybersecurity from several schools and departments across campus. Learn more at cyber.umd.edu.
Palo Alto Networks
Palo Alto Networks, a next-generation security company, maintains trust in the digital age by helping tens of thousands of organizations worldwide prevent cyber breaches. With our deep cybersecurity expertise, commitment to innovation, and game-changing Next-Generation Security Platform, customers can confidently pursue a digital-first strategy and embark on new technology initiatives. Learn more at paloaltonetworks.com.
Recorded Future arms security teams with threat intelligence powered by machine learning to lower risk. Our technology automatically collects and analyzes information from an unrivaled breadth of sources. We provide invaluable context that’s delivered in real time and packaged for human analysis or instant integration with your existing security technology. Learn more at recordedfuture.com.
RSA® Business-Driven Security™ solutions help customers comprehensively and rapidly link security incidents with business context to respond effectively and protect what matters most. With award-winning solutions for rapid detection and response, identity and access assurance, consumer fraud protection, and business risk management, RSA customers can thrive in an uncertain, high-risk world. It’s time for Business-Driven Security. Learn more at rsa.com.
SANS Technology Institute
The SANS Technology Institute is the only graduate program specifically designed for working professionals who aspire to be information security leaders. We provide high-potential cybersecurity professionals with the combination of cutting-edge technical knowledge and management skills that take careers to the highest levels. Learn more at sans.edu.
Talos is the industry-leading threat intelligence organization devoted to detecting and correlating threats in real-time using the largest threat detection network in the world. Our intelligence and world-class threat research team better protect you and your organization against known and emerging cyber security threats. Learn more at talosintelligence.com.
Terbium Labs provides rapid threat detection and continuous, private and proactive monitoring of critical data. Its Matchlight data intelligence system automatically alerts companies when elements of its data appear in unexpected places on the Dark Web, enabling companies to manage risk and keep high-value data safe. Learn more at terbiumlabs.com.
University of Bristol
The University of Bristol is one of the most popular and successful universities in the UK. It was ranked within the top 50 universities in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2016. The University of Bristol is ranked among the top five institutions in the UK for its research, according to new analysis of the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014, and is the 3rd most targeted university by top UK employers. Learn more at bristol.ac.uk.
Webroot delivers next-generation network and endpoint security and threat intelligence services to protect businesses and individuals around the globe. Its smarter approach harnesses the power of cloud-based collective threat intelligence derived from millions of real-world devices to stop threats in real time and help secure the connected world. Learn more at webroot.com.