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  • Major cyber incidents

    start date end date year title description icon importance link 1994-03 month, year 16 year old British student charged with cyber attacks after breaching the Air Force’s Rome Lab An intrusion was detected in the Air Force’s Rome Lab that left behind traces of an online “handle.” The young hacker by the handle name “Data…

  • Why Open Source in the Cyber Domain

    As with any endeavor that involves a proprietary component there is an accepted level of trust almost equal to the level of displaced control. Utilizing an Open-Source concept within the Cyber domain helps to mitigates the risk associated with displaced control vs. level of trust, in that, openness allows for the opportunity to continually verify…

  • What is Cyber Security

    Cybersecurity, sometimes also called “computer security,” is a branch of information security focused on the defense of information and infrastructure against digital threats.  Specifically, cybersecurity is the defense of the confidentiality, integrity, and availability (CIA) of information systems and the data they contain. ” In Cyberwar, coding is the new maneuver. “ Jim Stogdill  

  • What is Open Source

    In the realm of computer software, “Open Source” refers to software whose human-readable code is available to the individuals and organizations who run the code.  All though there is much debate over what constitutes “Free Software” vs “Open Source Software,” the Free Software Foundation’s “List of Freedoms” provides an easy litmus test for whether software…

  • Raising the Tide: Uniting Professionals and Raising Awareness in the World of Open Security

    Section 1: Connecting Professionals for a Secure Future In the vast expanse of the digital universe, where the waves of data flow endlessly, the need for open security has never been greater. Open Security is not just an effort, but a movement that connects professionals from all industries to have crucial conversations and raise awareness…

  • Navigating the Open Seas of Digital Security

    Raising the Tide: Open Security Connecting Professionals Welcome aboard the Open Security ship, where we are charting a course towards a safer digital world. In this vast expanse of digital seas, it’s easy to feel lost and overwhelmed. That’s why we are here to connect professionals from all industries and have the conversations that raise…

  • Navigating the Open Seas of Cybersecurity

    Introduction Welcome aboard the Open Security ship! We are here to guide you through the vast open seas of the digital world, ensuring the security of your systems, networks, code, and most importantly, your people. In this blog post, we will dive deep into the world of cybersecurity and explore practical ways to protect your…

  • Navigating the Open Seas of Digital Security

    Raising Awareness and Practical Understanding Welcome aboard the Open Security ship! We are embarking on a mission to connect professionals from all industries and have the conversation that will raise the tide for all ships, large and small, sailing the open seas of the digital expanse. In this blog post, we’ll explore the importance of…

  • Navigating the Open Seas: A Journey towards Open Security

    Raising Awareness and Practical Understanding In the vast expanse of the digital realm, where systems, networks, code, and people intermingle, Open Security sets sail as a beacon of knowledge and collaboration. Our mission is to connect professionals from all industries, empowering them to embark on a journey towards secure cyber landscapes. By raising awareness and…

  • Navigating the Open Seas of Cybersecurity: Raising the Tide for All

    Introduction Welcome aboard the Open Security ship, where we embark on a digital journey to secure systems, networks, code, and people. In this vast expanse of the online world, cybersecurity is a topic that concerns professionals from all industries. Join us as we raise the tide of awareness and practical understanding, ensuring that all ships,…