The Daily Caller is reporting on the GOP alternative cybersecurity bill. Good news that Congress is taking cybersecurity seriously and will be debating about it to strengthen the measures currently in place. Good for them.
This post from Marketwatch.com is some good news for the cybersecurity community. A number of my VC contacts have told me that they don’t think there is enough upside in cybersecurity to provide equity financing to them. Perhaps with the news that Corero Network Security raised over $7Mil will be a primer to open up the sector to more investment.
The Telegraph is reporting that two new suspects have been arrested in the UK hacking scandal. Wow – amazing how this just continues to unfold over there.
Charlotte Church settled with News International for ₤600,000 ($951,000) in the hacking scandal that continues in the UK.
More from philstar.com here.
The UK Independent has revealed the identity of the hacker in the News of the World hacking case. Guy’s name is Philip Campbell Smith.
Read more here.
It continues to be a good time for infosec guys – employment at an all time high. The demand is increasing for skilled folks who can do the job.
Network World has more on the (ISC)2 survey here.