South Florida Joint Security Event

June 11, 2013

South Florida Joint Security Event.

“Join us and a panel of distinguished security experts, Tuesday July 23, 5pm at NSU’s Knight Auditorium for an in-depth look at what these threats mean and how you can apply best practices to stay one step ahead of the criminal spies.” 

via South Florida Joint Security Event.


Personal and Enterprise IT Security Presentation – Late notice

April 16, 2013

Personal and Enterprise IT Security Panel Discussion/Presentation

April 17, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Cherry Bekaert LLP
200 East Broward Boulevard #2000
Fort Lauderdale,FL 33301
USA

via WITI – Personal and Enterprise IT Security.


Security Threats in 2013

December 18, 2012

Security Threats in 2013 | Sophos Security Threat Report.

A well-written, clear summary of recent security issues from Sophos.


Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships SULI Homepage | U.S. DOE Office of Science SC

October 11, 2012

Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships SULI Homepage | U.S. DOE Office of Science SC.

A great opportunity and it includes Computer Science.

“Is this program only for natural science, engineering, mathematics, or computer science majors?

The SULI program focuses on providing research internships in areas of science, engineering, technology and mathematics relevant to and supported by the Department of Energy R&D programs. While applicants are not required to major in areas of natural science, engineering, mathematics or computer science, applicants who demonstrate education, aptitude, and interest in these fields will be most competitive.”

via MDC


How to hack your own Wi-Fi network

April 24, 2012

How to hack your own Wi-Fi network.

“Attempting to “hack” into your own wireless network can help you spot potential Wi-Fi security vulnerabilities and figure out ways to protect against them.”

List lots of free and cheap tools. An excellent idea for your security and for learning more about networking.

 


15 Top Paying IT Certifications for 2012

February 23, 2012

From Global Knowledge an IT Training company

“When the conversation amongst IT professionals turns to IT Certifications,one of their first thoughts is of high salaries – dollar signs dancing in theirheads. While some certifications do command a six-figure salary, this is nottrue for all. With the recent completion of our annual IT Skills and Salaryreport, I thought it would be a great time to look at some of the more popularcertifications – and their associated pay.”

via 15 Top Paying IT Certifications for 2012.


Long List of NSF Sponsored Summer Internships

February 7, 2012

US NSF – REU – List Result. A great list covering almost all 50 states, including one at FIU!