2017 News

December 18, 2017 ACSC
ACSC Survey Finds Massachusetts Residents Deeply Concerned Over Privacy and Control of Personal Data
The Advanced Cyber Security Center (ACSC) today announced the results of a cyber security public opinion survey that finds Massachusetts residents deeply concerned over privacy and the control of their personal data. Titled “Cyber Security Post Equifax: Perceptions and Priorities from Massachusetts Residents,” the study examines public opinion on consumer and privacy matters related to cyber security.

November 17, 2017 ACSC
Fall 2017 Newsletter
Diversity, Startups, & Executive Positions

November 13, 2017 ACSC
Getting Past Blame: A Community Strategy for Hacking Security
The ACSC was invited to speak at the recent HIMSS Healthcare Security Forum (Boston, Sept. 11-13), the only peer-to-peer networking event focused on healthcare’s unique privacy and security challenges and threats. ACSC Executive Director Michael Figueroa took to the stage for a session titled “Getting Past Blame, offering a community strategy for hacking security.”

October 10, 2017 ACSC
ACSC Conference 2017 - Registration Open
The 2017 Advanced Cyber Security Center (ACSC) Annual Conference will take place from 8:00 am to 5:30 pm on Thursday, November 2, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. The event brings together more than 200 executives and experts from the region’s industry, investor, university, and government organizations to address best practices for combatting the most advanced cyber threats.

July 16, 2017 ACSC
ACSC Joins Army National Guard Cybersecurity Seminar, Kicking Off “Exercise Cyber Yankee”
The ACSC supported the Army National Guard by hosting a cyber seminar as part of Exercise Cyber Yankee at Joint Base Cape Cod, a training exercise designed to simulate a cyber attack.

June 5, 2017 ACSC
Kasha Gauthier Joins the ACSC
Infosec veteran to oversee collaboration between industry, government, and academia; channel talent into local New England security jobs.