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SEI to Co-Organize Three Workshops at ICSE 2013

SEI to Co-Organize Three Workshops at ICSE 2013

December, 14 2012 • Article

Members of the Software Engineering Institute's (SEI) technical staff will co-organize three workshops held in conjunction with the 35th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2013), to be held May 18-26, 2013 in San Francisco, CA.

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Lean Software Expert to Keynote SATURN 2013

Lean Software Expert to Keynote SATURN 2013

December, 12 2012 • Press Release

Mary Poppendieck, award-winning author and expert on Lean software development, will deliver a keynote address at the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute's annual software architecture conference, which will be held April 29 - May 3, 2013.

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Software Engineering Institute Hosts Virtual Event: Architecting in a Complex World

Software Engineering Institute Hosts Virtual Event: Architecting in a Complex World

December, 11 2012 • Press Release

Technologists from the SEI will host Architecting in a Complex World—a virtual event beginning at 1 p.m. ET Wednesday, January 16, 2013, that provides insight into architecture-centric engineering practices that reduce uncertainty in development.

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Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Announces 9th Annual SEI Architecture Conference

Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Announces 9th Annual SEI Architecture Conference

October, 10 2012 • Press Release

The Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI) announced that the ninth annual SEI Architecture Technology User Network (SATURN) Conference will be held in Minneapolis, Minn., April 29 to May 3, 2013.

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Attendees Focus on Delivering Agility with Discipline at TSP Symposium 2012

Attendees Focus on Delivering Agility with Discipline at TSP Symposium 2012

September, 26 2012 • Article

Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI) hosted the Team Software Process (TSP) Symposium 2012 on September 17-20 in St. Petersburgh, FL.The theme was Delivering Agility with Discipline.

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Study Probes Insider Threat in Financial Services Sector

Study Probes Insider Threat in Financial Services Sector

July, 31 2012 • Press Release

The SEI CERT Insider Threat Center collaborated with the U.S. Secret Service (USSS) to conduct a study examining technical and behavioral patterns from 80 fraud cases that occurred in the U.S. Financial Services Sector between 2005 and 2012.

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Carnegie Mellon Launches CISO-Executive Education and Certification Program

Carnegie Mellon Launches CISO-Executive Education and Certification Program

July, 17 2012 • Press Release

Carnegie Mellon University's H. John Heinz III College, in partnership with the CERT Division of the Software Engineering Institute (SEI), announced the launch of an education and certification program for information security executives.

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SC Magazine: Danger Within: Insider Threat

SC Magazine: Danger Within: Insider Threat

July, 02 2012 • Media Coverage

Dawn Cappelli of the CERT Insider Threat Center discusses how technical and non-technical controls can help organizations effectively mitigate malicious activity.

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SEI Attacks Multicore Challenges to Mission-Critical DoD Systems

SEI Attacks Multicore Challenges to Mission-Critical DoD Systems

June, 21 2012 • Article

Stakeholders in the Department of Defense (DoD) and in industry fear multicore failure in systems such as aircraft and missiles, where lives are at stake. The SEI has taken up this challenge on several fronts.

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Should-Cost Analysis Drives Productivity Gains for F-22 Modernization

Should-Cost Analysis Drives Productivity Gains for F-22 Modernization

June, 15 2012 • Article

The SEI's should-cost estimation method produced improvements that could significantly reduce the cost of the F-22 modernization program and help meet the Office of Secretary of Defense mandate to do more without spending more.

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Software Professionals Across the Globe Participate in SEI Agile Research Virtual Event

Software Professionals Across the Globe Participate in SEI Agile Research Virtual Event

June, 08 2012 • Article

Nearly 500 software professionals worldwide joined experts from the SEI at CMU and the United States Department of Defense (DoD) for “The SEI Agile Research Forum: Meeting the Challenges of Large-Scale Systems.”

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CERT Secure Coding Initiative Tackles Standard for Perl

CERT Secure Coding Initiative Tackles Standard for Perl

June, 08 2012 • Media Coverage

Having successfully coordinated projects that resulted in secure coding standards for the C, C++, and Java programming languages, the CERT Secure Coding Initiative has unveiled work on a draft standard for Perl.

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Eighth Annual SATURN Conference Addresses Architecture as a Catalyst for Collaboration

Eighth Annual SATURN Conference Addresses Architecture as a Catalyst for Collaboration

June, 01 2012 • Article

The Software Engineering Institute (SEI), in collaboration with IEEE Software magazine, hosted its eighth annual SEI Architecture Technology User Network (SATURN) Conference this year in St. Petersburg, Florida, from May 7 through May 11.

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SEI Brings Wide Expertise to Commercial Mobile Alert Service Effort

SEI Brings Wide Expertise to Commercial Mobile Alert Service Effort

May, 30 2012 • Article

SEI experts team up to create integration strategy for the Department of Homeland Security's Commercial Mobile Alert Service (CMAS).

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Robert Behler to Join SEI Leadership as Chief Operating Officer

Robert Behler to Join SEI Leadership as Chief Operating Officer

May, 15 2012 • Article

On June 4, 2012, Robert Behler will assume the role of chief operating officer (COO) at the Software Engineering Institute (SEI).

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GovInfoSecurity - Insider Threat: Emerging Risks

GovInfoSecurity - Insider Threat: Emerging Risks

May, 01 2012 • Media Coverage

Dawn Cappelli and Randy Trzeciak of the SEI CERT Insider Threat Center discuss their new book, the CERT Guide to Insider Threats and an emerging trend in which the malicious outsider is taking advantage of an inadvertent insider.

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CERT Insider Threat Center Releases Top Ten Strategies for Fighting Insider Threat

CERT Insider Threat Center Releases Top Ten Strategies for Fighting Insider Threat

April, 18 2012 • Article

The CERT Insider Threat Center has published The CERT Top 10 List for Winning the Battle Against Insider Threats.

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SEI Certification Program Earns ANSI Accreditation

SEI Certification Program Earns ANSI Accreditation

April, 05 2012 • Article

The SEI CERT® Certified Computer Security Incident Handler certification program is making a significant milestone in an effort to improve and enrich its certification programs and has earned accreditation.

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SEI Helps Shape Research Agenda for Managing Technical Debt

SEI Helps Shape Research Agenda for Managing Technical Debt

March, 13 2012 • Article

Twenty years after Ward Cunningham first articulated the concept of technical debt, the problem remains a concern in the field of software engineering.

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InformationWeek: 10 Best Ways to Stop Insider Attacks

InformationWeek: 10 Best Ways to Stop Insider Attacks

March, 13 2012 • Media Coverage

InformationWeek's top 10 tips for battling insider threat.

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Popular SEI Virtual Event on Software Architecture Now Available for On-Demand Viewing

Popular SEI Virtual Event on Software Architecture Now Available for On-Demand Viewing

March, 08 2012 • Article

More than 630 people from 68 countries joined the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI) three-hour, live virtual event entitled Architecting Software the SEI Way: Essential Steps Toward Mastery on February 28, 2012.

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SEI Publishes The CERT Guide to Insider Threats Book

SEI Publishes The CERT Guide to Insider Threats Book

February, 27 2012 • Press Release

The SEI announced the publication of the CERT Guide to Insider Threats: How to Prevent, Detect, and Respond to Information Technology Crimes (Theft, Sabotage, Fraud) book.

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New Insider Threat Guide Draws on Ten Years of SEI Research

New Insider Threat Guide Draws on Ten Years of SEI Research

February, 21 2012 • Article

The CERT Insider Threat Center leveraged research on more than 700 real-world cases to produce a practical and specific guide for organizational leaders and decision makers.

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SEI Bolsters GE Professional Development Curriculum with a

SEI Bolsters GE Professional Development Curriculum with a "Technovation" Executive Training Lab

February, 03 2012 • Article

Marshalling experts from across its four programs, and also from among Carnegie Mellon University's top faculty, the SEI developed and hosted "Technovation," a week-long executive training.

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2011 Cybersecurity Watch Survey News Item

2011 Cybersecurity Watch Survey News Item

January, 31 2012 • Article

According to the 2011 cybersecurity watch survey, more attacks are committed by outsiders, but attacks by insiders are viewed to be the most costly to organizations.

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AIAA Names SEI’s Nielsen Honorary Fellow

AIAA Names SEI’s Nielsen Honorary Fellow

January, 27 2012 • Article

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) has named Paul Nielsen a 2012 AIAA Honorary Fellow.

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CERT Team Improves Security in the New ISO/IEC C Programming Language Standard

CERT Team Improves Security in the New ISO/IEC C Programming Language Standard

January, 09 2012 • Media Coverage

The CERT Secure Coding Team made key contributions to security features in the new ISO/IEC standard for the C programming language.

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