Offensive Cyber Security

What is HBSS and Is it the Answer to Cyber Security Attacks?

The Host Based Security System (HBSS) is the official name given to the Department of Defense (DOD) commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) suite of software applications used within the DOD to monitor, detect, and counter cyberattacks against the DOD computer networks and systems. The Enterprise-wide Information Assurance and computer Network Defense Solutions Steering Group (ESSG) sponsored the acquisition of the HBSS System for use within theRead More →

Cyber Security :The Federal Government Cyber Wars

The Federal Government is Under Attack and Losing All Federal Government agencies are under cyber attack. Online threat levels are growing geometrically. Around the globe, information and networks are penetrated by forces that regularly outpace traditional cyber security defenses. While the usual hackers and criminals remain persistent challenges, the new, next generation threats now comeRead More →

Swan Island Networks and Aspiration Software LLC Launch New Cyber Security Awareness Initiative for Government Agencies and System Integrators

Cybero™ cyber security awareness and training services will form basis for new customized solutions available through Aspiration Software. Portland, Oregon—Swan Island Networks Inc., today announced a new strategic initiative with Aspiration Software, a respected leader in IT and cyber security solutions for federal Intelligence Community agencies and system integrators. In this initiative the two companiesRead More →

Cyber Security – Social Engineering Cost Effective Solution

Swan Island Networks and Aspiration Software Launch New Cyber Security Awareness Initiative for Government Agencies and System Integrators   (PR Web Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 Portland, Oregon: Swan Island Networks Inc., today announced a new strategic initiative with Aspiration Software,, LLC a respected leader in IT and cyber security solutions forRead More →

Cyber Security Social Engineering

A well respected cyber security expert recently released an article extolling the virtues of board level support in the cyber security process. This article highlights the necessity for full board of director’s commitment  for perimeter protection and, equally important, the need for a robust human firewall protection against social engineering cyber-attacks. Board approval is aRead More →

Cyber Security – Is Offensive Cyber Security Necessary?

July 21, 2013 Offensive Cyber Security The country is at war and it is a cyber security war. The enemies are many, diverse and competent and fighting a defensive war is not the best way to win. Cyber security war is like any other war- taking the offensive will improve your chances of success. LikeRead More →