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Executive Editor at Dark Reading
Member Since: 3/12/2014
News & Commentary Posts: 3094
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Kelly Jackson Higgins is Executive Editor at DarkReading.com. She is an award-winning veteran technology and business journalist with more than two decades of experience in reporting and editing for various publications, including Network Computing, Secure Enterprise Magazine, CommunicationsWeek, Virginia Business magazine, and other major media properties. Jackson Higgins was recently selected as one of the Top 10 Cybersecurity Journalists in the US. She began her career as a sports writer in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, and earned her BA at The College of William & Mary. Follow her on Twitter @kjhiggins.

Articles by Kelly Jackson Higgins
posted in October 2009

LinkedIN With 'Bill Gates'

10/30/2009
Bill Gates invited me to join his LinkedIN network. OK, so it wasn't really Bill Gates, but as far as my email system, spam filter, and email client were concerned, it's perfectly normal for Gates to send me a LinkedIn invitation.

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Dark Reading's Database Security Tech Center Refresh

10/1/2009
The Dark Reading Database Security Tech Center is expanding. The subsite, devoted to bringing you news, product information, opinion, and analysis all focused on the very timely topic of database security, has been well-received by our readers since its launch in June, so we're adding two new elements to provide even more depth of coverage: a new blogger dedicated to database security, and new monthly feature articles that drill down on the latest database security threats and issues.

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WebAuthn, FIDO2 Infuse Browsers, Platforms with Strong Authentication
John Fontana, Standards & Identity Analyst, Yubico,  9/19/2018
Turn the NIST Cybersecurity Framework into Reality: 5 Steps
Mukul Kumar & Anupam Sahai, CISO & VP of Cyber Practice and VP Product Management, Cavirin Systems,  9/20/2018
NSS Labs Files Antitrust Suit Against Symantec, CrowdStrike, ESET, AMTSO
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  9/19/2018
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