The NSA has announced that Purdue-CERIAS has received a five year renewal as a Center for Academic Excellence in Research.
The BSIMM-V project provides insight into 67 of the most successful software security initiatives in the world and describes how these initiatives evolve, change, and improve over time. The multi-year study is based on in-depth measurement of leading enterprises including Adobe, Aetna, Bank of America, Box, Capital One, Comerica Bank, EMC, Epsilon, F-Secure, Fannie Mae, Fidelity, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, Intel, Intuit, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Lender Processing Services Inc., Marks and Spencer, Mashery, McAfee, McKesson, Microsoft, NetSuite, Neustar, Nokia, Nokia Siemens Networks, PayPal, Pearson Learning Technologies, QUALCOMM, Rackspace, Salesforce, Sallie Mae, SAP, Sony Mobile, Standard Life, SWIFT, Symantec, Telecom Italia, Thomson Reuters, TomTom, Vanguard, Visa, VMware, Wells Fargo, and Zynga.
The 14th Annual Information Security Symposium is underway.
The ACSA SWSIS program offers a $10,000 scholarship to a woman for use in her junior or senior year of undergraduate studies, or first year of a graduate program (i.e., application may be made in the spring of her sophomore, junior, or senior year, or the spring before entering a graduate program if a bachelor’s degree has already been completed). The scholarship is administered by the Society of Women Engineers (SWE).