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Cyber Oregon In the News

  • Portland Startup Among U.S. Companies Reportedly Hacked By Chinese Spies

    Oct 5, 2018 | KATU

  • Protecting Oregon Through New Cyber Security Initiative

    Nov 21, 2017 | Wilsonville Spokesman

  • Uber Hack Part Of Security Issue Oregon Hopes To Combat

    Nov 21, 2017 | KOIN6

  • Oregon’s Public And Private Sector Tackle Cybersecurity With New Initiative

    November 20, 2017 | Portland Business Journal

  • Gov. Brown Calls Cybersecurity Top Priority: Guest Opinion

    November 20, 2017 | Oregonian/Oregon Live

  • Cyber Oregon Advances State’s Cybersecurity Collaboration Effort

    November 20, 2017 | State Scoop

  • Governor Highlights Need For Cybersecurity, Designates ‘Oregon Day Of Cyber’

    November 20, 2017 | KATU

  • Oregon Tech Starts Cyber Defense Center To Give Security Students A Leg Up

    November 20, 2017 | Oregonian/ Oregon Live

  • Oregon Tech Launches Cyber Defense Center, A “Teaching Hospital” For Cybersecurity Students

    October 20, 2017 | Oregon Tech

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Governor Kate Brown launches Cyber Oregon

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Cybercast Oregon Podcasts

By Portland Radio Project | Airs 3rd Fridays On PRP.fm

Cybercast Oregon is a podcast series about the ins-and-outs of technology security, explored thorough personal stories, how-to guides and expert advice. Kedma Ough, the director of Mt. Hood Community College’s Small Business Development Center, hosts this educational podcast series.

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The Big Hack: What are the Implications for Oregonians?

By Brian Edwards, News Editor | October 4, 2018

The world of cybersecurity is full of unexpected surprises and attacks that are amazingly inventive and amazingly nefarious all at the same time. We’re talking of course about what’s being called the Big Hack. In an explosive report, Bloomberg is claiming that the Chinese military used a tiny chip implanted on server motherboards to infiltrate…

8 Ways to Create a Sustainable Security Culture in Banking or Any Industry

By Toni Overton, Redhawk Network Security | September 11, 2018

“Cybercrime is the greatest threat to every company in the world,” says Ginny Rometty, IBM’s chairman, president and CEO. She is right. A cyberattack occurs every 39 seconds, according to a recent University of Maryland study. Your leadership may not be deep in the security trenches like you are, yet leadership is critical in helping…

News roundup: Cybersecurity best practices from the trenches

By Brian Edwards, News Editor | September 7, 2018

As cybersecurity headlines continue, it’s nice to know that McAfee’s cybersecurity advanced threat research team is hard at work tracking the latest cyberthreats. The team of computer experts, based in Hillsboro, Oregon, spend their days breaking into various systems. Oregon Business’ Cyber crime busters: An inside look explains how security experts examine vulnerabilities that go…

News roundup: The latest cyberthreats in Oregon: ways to protect yourself

By Brian Edwards, News Editor | August 31, 2018

Cybersecurity threats are not just reserved for companies and political hacking. Many times, they involve theft of personal data and money from ATM machines. Recently in Warrenton, Oregon, a man noticed something unusual at an ATM. According to the Daily Astorian, a customer saw another customer using two ATM cards, which resulted in an error…

OSU Professor Plays Key Role On Winning Team at DEF CON 2018

By Brian Edwards, News Editor | August 23, 2018

An Oregon State University professor played a key role in the team that won big at the 26th annual DEF CON 2018 conference, one of the world’s largest hacking conventions. The DEFKOR00t team that included Dr. Yeong Jin Jang of Oregon State University’s School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science competed against 24 other teams to…

News roundup: Cybersecurity talent runs deep in Portland

By Brian Edwards, News Editor | August 16, 2018

Portland continues to be a hotbed of talent for the cybersecurity market. Companies like PKI Solutions and Galois are well known throughout the cybersecurity industry for their innovative solutions and call the Rose City home. You can add Twistlock to the mix. Earlier this year, the company moved its headquarters from San Francisco to Portland…

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