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WSC Partners with Cover6 To Provide additional Training to Women

Monday, January 8, 2018  
Posted by: Mari Galloway
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WSC Partners with Cover6 Solutions to Expand Its Cybersecurity Networking and Training Opportunities for Women

Contact:info@womenscyberjutsu.org

 

ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA,January 8, 2018—The Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu (WSC) is excited to announce a new partnership with Cover6 Solutions, LLC, a veteran-owned small business that teaches companies and professionals various aspects of information security, penetration testing, and IPv6. The collaboration will offer WSC members new cybersecurity networking opportunities and access to Cover6 Solutions’ training products at a discounted price.

“We are very excited and proud to be partnering with Cover6 Solutions and its founder and president, Tyrone E. Wilson, said Lisa Jiggetts, WSC’s CEO and founder. “Tyrone is a passionate and successful cybersecurity trainer and this partnership will help drive a stronger and larger pool of female cybersecurity professionals.”

“It is my pleasure to announce Cover6 Solutions’ partnership with WSC, a known pioneer of increasing diversity and opportunity for women in cyber, said Wilson. One of our strengths has always been our passion for educating the masses. Partnering with WSC allows us to continue our quest to educate while increasing diversity in an industry experiencing tremendous growth.”

Wilson is also the organizer of a 5,000+ person information security meetup group called The D.C. Cyber Security Professionals, of which WSC is now an official sponsor. Founded in 2012, the D.C. Cyber Security Professionals Group’s dedication to providing networking opportunities, informative discussions and educational sessions on all things cyber has allowed the group to grow strong while providing a real benefit to the cyber community.

Jiggetts added, “WSC is thrilled to be a sponsor of The D.C. Cyber Security Professionals meetup group, a perfect fit for WSC’s mission of advancing women in technical cybersecurity careers through affordable training and preparation as well as valuable networking.”

Discounts are for WSC members. Not a member? Sign up today!! 

About Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu

Founded in 2012, the Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu (WSC) is a Northern Virginia–based 501(c)3 non-profit organization, focused on empowering women to succeed in the cybersecurity industry. WSC’s mission is to advance women in cybersecurity careers by providing programs and partnerships that promote networking, education, training, mentoring, resource-sharing and other professional opportunities.

WSC serves thousands of women across the globe by bringing awareness to, and advancing careers in, cybersecurity. The WSC community includes information security professionals, IT professionals, programmers, computer scientists and engineers, as well as women wanting to explore and join the field. Recognizing the importance of encouraging girls to embrace a future in STEM-related professions through its Cyberjutsu Girls Academy, WSC provides a unique hands-on curriculum focused on securing information technology. For more information, visithttp://www.womenscyberjutsu.org.

 

About Cover6 Solutions, LLC

Cover6 Solutions, LLCis a Virginia-based, veteran-owned small business that delivers trusted information security solutions. The Cover6 staff includes certified professionals with vast knowledge of cybersecurity strategies, security policy creation and enforcement, penetration testing and vulnerability testing. Through a large following of over 5,000 cybersecurity professionals, Cover6 is also a respected source for education and training. Cover6 is committed to providing commercial and government industry partners the services and knowledge of security strategies and techniques that balance technology, people, and processes to ensure the protection of information.


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