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IT Security Company welcomes extra government spending on Cyber Security but warns that British business must also protect themselves from evolving threats

Government plans to spend an extra  £210 million on cyber security has been welcomed by IT security company MWR InfoSecurity. Alex Fidgen, director at MWR InfoSecurity, said: “The Government have recognised that we are under increasing threat of attacks from a variety of sources and this extra funding is very welcome. It will enable us [...]

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(ISC)² Research Reveals Shortage of Skilled Cyber Security Professionals Causing Economic Ripple Effect across the Globe

(ISC)2® (“ISC-squared”), the world’s largest not-for-profit information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, revealed the results of its sixth Global Information Security Workforce Study (GISWS) in partnership with Booz Allen Hamilton, conducted by Frost & Sullivan. The study of more than 12,000 information security professionals worldwide (3,229 from the Europe/Middle East/Africa region) reveals [...]

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FireEye Closes $50 Million Funding Round

Cyber Security Leader Continues Rapid Expansion, With Over $100 Million in Annual Bookings and Over 100% Growth Year-On-Year FireEye, the leader in stopping today’s new breed of cyber attacks, announced today that it has raised an additional $50 million in venture funding from new and existing investors including Sequoia Capital, Norwest Venture Partners, Goldman Sachs, [...]

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