Ten Reasons to Check Out San Francisco while at RSA

Your definitive guide to de-compressing from the tradeshow chaos. Exhibiting at and attending a tradeshow can be stressful. Packing, getting […]

Guest Blog: Taking Cybersecurity Learning to a Whole New Level

Last week I was lucky enough to be able to attend Circadence’s Cyber Learning Tour at the Microsoft Technology Center […]

A Call to Diversify the Cybersecurity Workforce

You’ve read about it, know it well, and can probably instantaneously identify one of today’s top cyber crises: the cybersecurity […]

Making Cybersecurity BETTER: Dan Manson to Speak at RSA 2019

With the New Year in full swing, we are resolved to improve not only our own products to meet industry shifts but helping improve cyber professional’s skill sets against evolving threats.

What We’ve Learned from the Evolving IT Landscape and Where Cybersecurity is Headed in 2019

The new year is always a good time for reflection. At Circadence, we look back on the dynamic IT landscape […]

Circadence Takes “A Different Look at Cybersecurity” on the Road

In partnership with Sirius Computer Solutions, Snowflake Computing, and Puppet software, Circadence is pleased to participate in the roadshow series, […]

Artificial Intelligence and Learning Through Robotics: An Interview with Circadence CTO Bradley Hayes

We sat down with Circadence’s own Chief Technology Officer, Brad Hayes, to delve deeper into the meaning of AI and […]

Cybersecurity & Artificial Intelligence Trends from 2018

Worsening employee cybersecurity habits and the need for organization-wide cybersecurity literacy. A study conducted by SailPoint reported that nearly 75% […]

Utilizing Cyber Range Learning in Academia

Cyber ranges are virtual learning environments used for cyber warfare skills development.  A cyber range offers hands-on learning opportunities for […]

Living Our Mission Blog Series #2: New Developments for Project Ares 3.6

From new training content to Intelligent Cloud-based hosting options, our immersive, gamified Project Ares cybersecurity learning platform continues to evolve […]

2019 Cybersecurity Predictions

Well, it’s safe to say that 2018 for the cybersecurity industry has been a little doom and gloom. And rightly […]

Oil and Gas Cybersecurity: Understanding Risks, Consequences, and Proactive Measures

The oil and gas sector is vulnerable to cyberattacks as it adopts digital means by which to control communications that help power […]

Close the Cybersecurity Workforce Gap with Apprenticeships, Internships, and Other Alternative Pathways

We’ve all heard by now that the cyber workforce gap has reached a level of desperation that puts all of […]

Modernizing Cyber Ranges

Cyber ranges were initially developed for government entities looking to better train their workforce with new skills and techniques. Cyber ranges provide representations […]

Penetration Testing Challenges and Solutions

It’s one of the most direct and proactive cybersecurity activities organizations can do to protect themselves from an attack—penetration testing. […]

Keeping Critical Infrastructure Strong and Secure

November is Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month, a nationwide effort to raise awareness and reaffirm the commitment to protect […]

A Rising Tide Lifts all Boats: Celebrating National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCAM) in October reminds us of the importance of being safer online, in both our professional […]

How To Tell If Your Cybersecurity Strategy Is Prone to a Cyberattack

What does your current InfoSec environment look like? Are teams prepared to tackle evolving threats? Is your cybersecurity strategy aligned with […]

Living Our Mission Blog Series: New Developments for Project Ares

The only constant in cybersecurity is change. To best serve our customers’ needs and equip them with the latest technology, […]

Cultivating the Next Generation of Cyber Professionals: Recapping Summer Internship Projects

Circadence® is proud to live out its mission to continuously educate and upskill the next generation of cyber professionals. We […]

Bridging the Cybersecurity Skills Gap with Artificial Intelligence

You know it and we know it. We cannot train our way out of the widening cybersecurity skills gap (expected […]

Learn 3 Ways to Prevent an Election Cyberattack 

Since the 2016 election, numerous reports have cited concerns of vulnerabilities in the voting ecosystem, detailing attempts by nation states such as […]

Celebrate “National Cybersecurity Awareness Month” Year-Round

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCAM) in October reminds us of the importance of being safer online in both our professional and […]

CISOs, Strengthen Your Cybersecurity Posture with These Resources

There is a hacker attack every 39 seconds. The average cost of a data breach in 2020 is expected to exceed $150 […]

Learn the Three A’s for Enhanced Cyber Awareness

We’re constantly learning at Circadence. Learning what’s new and effective in cyber training. Understanding what our customers need and want […]

Understanding the Dark Web

If you are familiar with recent news reports about security incidents and threats, you’ve probably heard of the ‘dark web’ or the ‘darknet.’ […]

Game On: The Benefits of Active, Gamified Learning in Cyber Training

Cyber training has been conducted in the same way for years, comprised of traditional, classroom-style settings complete with a teacher lecturing […]

Game of Titans Cyber Challenge Attracts Top Professionals, Raises Awareness of Gamified Training and Assessment Solutions

We hosted our first-ever “Game of Titans” Cybersecurity Challenge in Las Vegas recently, gathering security professionals together to compete on […]

Finding the needle in the cybersecurity haystack: Why gamification is the answer you’ve been looking for

To say we’re on an upward trajectory in the cybersecurity space would be an understatement. Cyber threats are increasing. Organizational spending is increasing. […]

Recapping Jack Voltaic 2.0 Cyber Research Project: A Q&A with Laura Lee

Late last week, Circadence® participated in the Jack Voltaic 2.0 Cyber Research Project held in Houston, Texas. The event was described as a […]

Help Wanted: Combating the Cybersecurity Skills Shortage

Recent news headlines are clear on one thing: there is a massive shortage of cybersecurity experts in the industry. Cyberattacks […]

DevSecOps: The Benefits of Security and DevOps Working Together

For years, security professionals, including myself, have advocated for security to be part of the development process. Recently, development has […]

Circadence’s Laura Lee Mentors Young Women at Cybersecurity Badge Program Launch Event for Girl Scouts in Partnership with Palo Alto Networks

Our own Laura Lee, executive vice president of rapid prototyping, recently mentored young girls at a Girl Scouts event on […]

Play, Watch, Experience: Circadence to Host First-Ever “Game of Titans” Cyber Challenge in Las Vegas

As the New York Times points out, “Video games are beginning their takeover of the real world,” and with the […]

GUIs Are Evil

Graphical User Interfaces (GUIs) are evil. Or in the words of a friend of mine – “the work of the […]

Why Continuous Learning is Key to Strengthening Cyber Teams

There is a lot out there about the benefits of continuous learning—or continuous professional development—and what we’re gleaning from research […]


When you fly, you are subjected to a lot of requirements when passing through a security checkpoint. You have to […]

Project Ares Featured on Computer America Radio

Recently, our own Keenan Skelly, VP of Global Partnerships and Security Evangelist with Circadence®, was interviewed by Computer America’s Ben […]

Why We Can’t Keep Ignoring Cyber Fatigue

The ever-present threat of cyber attacks is taking its toll on info sec newcomers and veterans alike who are struggling […]

Circadence ranks in top 10 cybersecurity training firms by Black Book Market Research

Black Book Market Research, the parent group for Black Book Rankings, recently ranked Circadence® among the top 10 cybersecurity training […]

You’re Not Alone: Common Cybersecurity Challenges

We’re taking a 30,000-foot view of cybersecurity to understand the state of the industry from an enterprise perspective and share […]


What do you think of when you hear the term ‘information security’ or even the term ‘cybersecurity’? If you think […]

The Importance of Cybersecurity Awareness and Education (or, how to easily attack your friends and enemies)

While it hasn’t received as much conventional press as, say, the Equifax data breach, there was recently a significant event […]

Circadence® Project Ares® is Training the Next Generation of Cyber Experts in the SoCal Cyber Cup Challenge

Teaching a new generation to become experienced cyber professionals, trained to deal with the latest cyber threats, is critical to […]

SoCal Cyber Cup Challenge Finals Wrap Up 6-Month Long Cyber Program

This past month, the SoCal Cyber Cup Challenge wrapped up a six-month long program and competition intended to educate and […]

So, You’re An InfoSec N00b

You may be an InfoSec n00b but not all is lost. You are far from alone. Now more than ever, […]

Circadence Teams up with MD5 to Support T9Hacks Event at CU Boulder

T9Hacks Feb 10th-11th Major League Hacking opens its 2018 Season at the University of Colorado Boulder with T9Hacks, February 10-11, […]

Four Reasons Your Security Team Should Be Training on a Cyber Range

It seems that every other week another mega-breach is making headlines. Cyber teams barely have time to bolster their cyber […]

Understanding Malware Analysis

The malware industry has come a long way and currently, it’s a very lucrative business. This is one of many […]

Cyber Practitioners & Students Accept the 2017 Cybersecurity Gaming Challenge at UNCC

Each year, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte hosts the Cybersecurity Symposium, bringing world class speakers together to discuss […]

Circadence Awarded for Cybersecurity Training and Education, Security Software Innovation

Circadence® was recently named the Gold Winner for Training and Education and the Bronze Winner for Security Software Innovation in […]

New Draft of NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework Expands on Skills, but Team Approach & Simplicity Are Needed

A new draft of the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) Cybersecurity Workforce Framework (NCWF) (NIST Special Publication 800-181) was […]

Test Your Skills in the Cyber Mission Café during AFCEA TechNet Augusta, Booth #802

Security practitioners of all skill levels are invited to join Circadence® at Booth #802 during the TechNet Augusta Conference August […]

Circadence® Project Ares® Honored for Innovation in Cyber Training

Network Products Guide, the IT industry’s leading technology research and advisory guide, named Circadence® Project Ares® a Gold winner in […]