We are pleased to announce that Comic-BEE was selected as the Best Student Learning Aid in the 2nd Annual Innovations in Cybersecurity Education Awards from the National CyberWatch Center. The awards were announced on August 2, 2018 at the 2018 Community College Cyber Summit (3CS) at Mt. Hood Community College, in Gresham, Oregon.
Secure Decisions will be exhibiting Comic-BEE at the Community College Cyber Summit (3CS) at Mt. Hood Community College in Gresham, Oregon from August 2-4, 2018. Come see a demonstration of Comic-BEE and learn about how you can use interactive branching comics for cyber security education!
Secure Decisions Researcher Chris Horn Joins UAlbany School of Business Cybersecurity Advisory Board
Chris Horn, Secure Decisions Researcher, has joined UAlbany School of Business Cybersecurity Advisory Board. Chris joins more than a dozen cybersecurity professionals on the advisory board, which supports cyber innovation and economic development in the Capital Region.
Chris Horn, Researcher for Secure Decisions, will be talking about the paper he wrote entitled “Measuring Application Security” at the 2018 AppSec Europe Conference in London, England on July 2-6 of 2018.
Lenny Halseth, Senior Software Engineer for Secure Decisions, a division of Applied Visions, Inc., will be presenting a cyber security session titled "The White Hat’s Advantage: Penetration testing tools for web application security" at the 21st Annual New York State Cyber Security Conference in Albany, NY.
Chris Horn will be presenting a paper at the 9th AHFE International Conference on Human Factors in Cybersecurity, July 21-25, 2018
Chris Horn, Researcher for Secure Decisions, a division of Applied Visions, Inc., will be presenting a paper entitled “Measuring Application Security” at the 9th International Conference on Human Factors in Cybersecurity in Orlando, Florida on July 21-25, 2018. Register for the conference.
Drew Kirkpatrick, Security Researcher for Secure Decisions, a division of Applied Visions, Inc., will speak at the B-Sides Rochester Hacker Conference (B-Sides Roc) on April 14th, at 3 PM. Mr. Kirkpatrick will discuss the ways web application penetration testers can enhance their white box testing process with two open-source tools—the Attack Surface Detector; and OWASP Code Pulse, a Code Dx, Inc. open-source technology.
Secure Decisions was featured in a Newsday Article for securing a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) contract to study the human factors that contribute to security vulnerabilities and code weaknesses in software.
Laurin Buchanan, was invited to speak at the 2018 CyberUSA Conference on January 30th, in San Antonio, Texas. You can learn more about the event and register for it here.
A recent article from Newsday investigated the exorbitant costs associated with cyber security breaches, and concluded that the majority of these breaches are the result of staff that is poorly trained to identify relevant cyber threats.