Cybersecurity

The 2019 CyberSmart Summit (May 29-30) will bring together leaders from industry, academia, and government to advance national and international collaboration in cybersecurity skills and workforce development. This multi-day event, now in its third year, is designed to help identify the actions required to move towards overcoming the workforce challenges we face. Rima Aristocrat, President and […]

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The 3rd annual CyberSmart Summit (May 29-30) is fast approaching and cybersecurity continues to be more entrenched in our daily lives. Beyond the daily plethora of media reports on cyber attacks, ransomware, phishing and whaling, we are witnessing the continued integration of cybersecurity issues into domestic and foreign policy. Nations are looking to determine the right […]

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The annual CyberSmart Summit (May 29-30) brings together leaders from industry, academia, and government to advance national and international collaboration in cybersecurity skills and workforce development. This multi-day event, now in its third year, is designed to help identify the actions required to move towards overcoming the workforce challenges we face. Dr. Mansur Hasib, Program Chair […]

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The 2019 CyberSmart Summit (May 29-30) will bring together leaders from industry, academia, and government to advance national and international collaboration in cybersecurity skills and workforce development. This multi-day event, now in its third year, is designed to help identify the actions required to move towards overcoming the workforce challenges we face. Darryl Esau, Vice-President – […]

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Fredericton’s Beauceron Security is a cybersecurity software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform that helps businesses of all sizes manage and monitor for cyber risks with a focus on the “human side” of security. As the company logo suggests, Beauceron’s platform was named after a breed of French sheep-herding dog. The Beauceron is meant to “help reinforce our core […]

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Today, CyberNB has announced the establishment of Global Intelligence in New Brunswick. Global Intelligence is a flexible technological and business framework that is used to combat various cybercrimes and cybersecurity threats. The technology collects, disseminates and presents in narrative format actionable intelligence data throughout cyberspace in order to build cases against cybercriminals. CyberNB spoke to […]

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Earlier this fall, NBCC launched our new five-year strategic plan, Together We Rise. Together We Rise outlines NBCC’s vision of success. We will transform lives and communities by pursuing three goals. First, NBCC will welcome 10,000 learners by 2022. Welcoming more learners requires us to be flexible and responsive to learner needs and to the […]

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Cybersecurity is one of the most significant societal and economic issues of our time. Canada’s economy is absolutely dependent upon a safe and resilient internet. Every day, Canadian citizens leverage critical infrastructure assets, such as electricity to run their businesses, homes and families. Today, New Brunswick’s ecosystem just expanded with Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) announcing a […]

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This post originally appeared in January. It is being republished today due to Dr Ali Ghorbani’s Startup Canada Award Senior Entrepreneur Award win last Thursday. The Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity, an innovative hub for research, training and industry collaboration, opens at the University of New Brunswick (UNB) today with more than $4.5 million in funding […]

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Winning an award rarely happens by chance or in isolation. This is the case for Canadian-based Blue Spurs who, this morning in Washington, was awarded the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Global City on a Cloud Innovation Award for Partners in Innovation. This award is the direct result of four organizations (including CyberNB) coming together to create […]

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There are currently about one million cybersecurity positions unfilled, and that number is expected to increase to 1.5 million by 2019; this is both a challenge and an opportunity. To help mitigate that situation, ONB/CyberNB hosted Canada’s first Cybersecurity Summit. CyberSmart 2017 focused on the creation of a national skills and workforce development strategy for Canada. […]

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Last night, New Brunswick celebrated some of the most innovative companies in the province at the sold out 19th annual KIRA Awards. During the high-energy, networking and entertainment-packed event, eight awards were handed out, and cybersecurity was the dominant focus. 1. Of the eight awards issued last night, Bulletproof took home the award for Economic Impact through Innovation. […]

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