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Mar
14
2019

Montana high school girls encouraged to learn cybersecurity skills to bridge employment gap

By Evelyn Schultz, KTVH News

The demand for lucrative cybersecurity jobs is rising rapidly, but experts in the field say they’re having a hard time finding people to fill them.

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Mar
5
2019

Governor Bullock Announces Montana’s Participation in Girls Go CyberStart Initiative

Innovative program promotes cybersecurity to high school girls and college students

MONTANA – Governor Steve Bullock today announced that Montana is partnering with the SANS Institute to provide high school girls the opportunity to learn cybersecurity skills and compete for college scholarships through the Girls Go CyberStart challenge. 

 

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Jan
28
2019

States Thwart Cyberthreats Farther from Their Targets

With advanced endpoint protection, states deploy AI to gain greater visibility into cyberattacks

Until recently, employees at Minnesota’s executive agencies were using dozens of different devices. Departments were choosing what to deploy on their own, buying laptops on clearance at big-box stores. When Minnesota CISO Aaron Call started with Minnesota IT Services more than four years ago, one of his first big initiatives was to simplify and modernize the device environment, an effort that included a fresh look at endpoint security tools

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Oct
19
2018

Cyber security experts emphasize internet safety during event at Capitol

Courtesy of KTVH News

HELENA – You might not think about securing your online identity every day, but Montana’s Office of Security Services does. This October, they’re offering up tips about internet security during National Cyber Security Awareness Month.

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Oct
2
2018

Governor Steve Bullock recognizes October as National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Maintaining the Security of Cyberspace is a Shared Responsibility

I am pleased to recognize October as "National Cyber Security Awareness Month" in the state of Montana. I commend the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC), the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO), and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) for their combined efforts in promoting cyber awareness through guidance for government and businesses. Their work in promoting innovation, strengthening cybersecurity investment and enhancing resilience across all sectors has...

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