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Weighing the risks and benefits of the Internet of Things

Waking up for the workday, you walk into the kitchen to see a fresh cup of coffee that has been programmed to brew based...
JASON ALBUQUERQUE is the first chief information security officer for Carousel Industries of North America Inc. / COURTESY CAROUSEL INDUSTRIES OF NORTH AMERICA INC.

Five Questions With: Jason Albuquerque

Jason Albuquerque is the newly appointed chief information security officer at Carousel Industries of North America Inc., a new position created to streamline Carousel’s...
Matt Cullina has served as CEO of CyberScout since 2008, and has helped the company become a trusted ally to clients combating the effects of cybercrime throughout North America and Europe. / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Building trust helps build the business

Matt Cullina | CyberScout CEOIn our business, trust is everything. When customers call us, they are shaken. Their identities, privacy or financial assets have...
JASON ALBUQUERQUE has been appointed as the first chief information security officer for Carousel Industries. / PBN FILE PHOTO

Carousel Industries appoints first information-security executive

EXETER – Carousel Industries announced the appointment last week of Jason Albuquerque as the company’s first chief information security officer, a new role created...
DOUG WHITE, the chair of Cybersecurity and Networking at Roger Williams University, says data breaches like the one at Equifax will continue to happen "until constituents and businesses go down there with the torches out, saying 'the monster’s loose and we want something done.' " / COURTESY ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY

RWU expert sees need for more regulation after Equifax breach

PROVIDENCE – In the wake of a data breach at consumer credit-reporting giant Equifax, in which the private information of 143 million Americans may...
JON ROBERTS IS THE newly appointed senior vice president and chief information officer at Navigant Credit Union. /COURTESY NAVIGANT CREDIT UNION

Five Questions With: Jon Roberts

Jon Roberts is the newly appointed senior vice president and chief information officer at Navigant Credit Union. Roberts, who joined the credit union in...
BEN BUCHANAN IS A postdoctoral fellow for the Cyber Security Project at Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. He is one of two cybersecurity experts that will serve as a visiting professor at Salve Regina University during the 2017-18 academic year. /COURTESY SALVE REGINA UNIVERSITY

Salve Regina adds 2 cybersecurity experts for upcoming academic year

NEWPORT – Salve Regina University has hired two cybersecurity experts with cross-specialization in the fields of government affairs and health care to serve as...
SECURITYDEGREEHUB.COM HAS NAMED the University of Rhode Island among the top 15 schools offering online programs in cybersecurity. Above, students of URI's Digital Forensics and Cyber Security Center, from left: Annemarie Bernier, Nicholas Karayev, Kasey Gesualdi, Ryan Marcotte, Daniel Masterson and Brittany Siter. / COURTESY UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND

SecurityDegreeHub.com ranks URI’s cyber program 12th-best in U.S.

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – The University of Rhode Island’s cyber program ranked 12th in a report released July 31 by SecurityDegreeHub.com ranking the top 20...
VIRGINIA GOV. TERRY McAuliffe, chair of the National Governors Association, touted the achievements of his yearlong initiative to strengthen state cybersecurity. Gov. Gina M. Raimondo and Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker are among 38 governors who signed McAuliffe's pledge. / COURTESY STATE OF VIRGINIA

Raimondo, Baker join NGA pledge to improve cybersecurity

PROVIDENCE – Gov. Gina M. Raimondo has joined Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker and 36 other U.S. governors in pledging to improve state cybersecurity under...
ERIC M. SHORR, president and founder of Secure Future Tech Solutions, said he never imagined how critical computer technology would become when he started the company 25 years ago as PC Troubleshooters Inc. / COURTESY SECURE FUTURE TECH SOLUTIONS

Secure Future Tech Solutions celebrates 25th anniversary

WARWICK – Secure Future Tech Solutions, a local IT services and consulting company, will celebrate its 25th year in operation this month.Launched in 1992...
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