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  • Cyber Security Roundup: Dharma Variant Out, Major DDoS Incident, Patch Tuesday, Presidential Policy Directive 20, Election Risks

    Our cyber security roundup is brought to you each week by our friends at The CyberWire. The CyberWire Podcasts are their daily view on what’s happening in cyberspace. Each day’s podcast has a quick news summary as well as commentary from industry experts and The CyberWire’… more

  • Cyber Security Roundup: Leaky API, TSMC, BGP Exploits, Pyongyang, North Korean RAT

    Our cyber security roundup is brought to you each week by our friends at The CyberWire. The CyberWire Podcasts are their daily view on what’s happening in cyberspace. Each day’s podcast has a quick news summary as well as commentary from industry experts and The CyberWire’… more

  • BSides SATX, Tips on Working with Recruiters

    The following questions and answers were shared at a BSides San Antonio discussion moderated by Kathleen Smith with ClearedJobs.Net. The participating recruiting professionals included Irma Symons HR manager for IPSecure, Bill Bransletter Recruiting Manager with ASG, and KJ Howel… more

  • How to Turn Down a Job Offer

    Searching for a cleared job can be a complex and emotional process. It takes due diligence, concentrated effort and a strong spirit. When a job offers does come along you shouldn’t abandon rational thought and randomly grab it. This is the time when your research skills need to… more

  • Cyber Security Roundup: NetSpectre, Russian Cyber Operators, Sandworm, RASPITE, Russian Threats

    Our cyber security roundup is brought to you each week by our friends at The CyberWire. The CyberWire Podcasts are their daily view on what’s happening in cyberspace. Each day’s podcast has a quick news summary as well as commentary from industry experts and The CyberWire’… more

  • Volunteering for Professional Development

    This is a transcript from a presentation at BSides.  Participants are Kathleen Smith, CMO from ClearedJobs.Net and CyberSecJobs.com; Cindy Jones, Principal Security Consultant at Rapid7. Kathleen:  What I’m hearing is that people are learning very basic technical skills an… more

  • Getting Ready for Hacker Summer Camp

    The great migration will start next week for Hacker Summer Camp. Some of you may be wondering, "What is this?” Well, it is the confab of Black Hat, DEFCON, BSidesLV and many other smaller conferences within the conferences like The Diana Initiative and QueerCon. This compreh… more

  • Cyber Security Roundup: SingHealth, Russian Prep, Leafminer, Lifelock gets locked down, Fancy Bear

    Our cyber security roundup is brought to you each week by our friends at The CyberWire. The CyberWire Podcasts are their daily view on what’s happening in cyberspace. Each day’s podcast has a quick news summary as well as commentary from industry experts and The CyberWire’… more

  • Does Cultural Fit Exclude Diversity?

    It can be a bit of a recruiting paradox.  Do you hire for cultural fit or do you hire for diversity?  Truth be told, they do not have to be opposing practices.  The challenge is to find that comfort zone between the rock and the hard place where you consider all factors and hi… more

  • You Must Ask Good Interview Questions

    Job search protocol is shifting and as an interviewee part of your mission is to ask good questions of the potential employer. You need to be prepared to take advantage of this opportunity to gauge if the position and the company will be a good fit. Insightful questions not only … more