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How to Build a Successful Legal Career in Cybersecurity

Legal Career in Cybersecurity. Cybersecurity, also referred to as information technology security, is the practice of protecting networks, devices, programs, and data from an attack.  Increased Risk  With advances in technology, there is an increase in the amount of sensitive data the government, military, financial services, medical practices, and various corporations collect. In other words,…

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Reported Shortage of Cybersecurity Professionals

Shortage Of Cybersecurity Professionals. The Oxford Centre for Technology and Global Affairs recently published a Working Paper calling for a radical redefinition. Also, it called for an expansion of the cybersecurity field to incorporate non-technical disciplines. This includes “law, business strategy, and public policy” to ensure a more strategic approach: Cybersecurity has become such a…

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Cleveland Magazine Spotlights Online MLS Program on Cybersecurity and Data Privacy

Cleveland Magazine Spotlights Online MLS Program. The latest issue of Cleveland Magazine spotlights our new completely online MLS in Cybersecurity and Data Privacy. Also, it shares its cutting-edge approach to this fast-growing field:  Clearly, cybersecurity and data privacy should be primary business concerns. Fortunately, there is a resource right here in Cleveland that can help…

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Ohio Data Protection Act – with Professor Brian Ray

Brian Ray Data Protection - Brian Ray is a professor of law and the co-founder and Director of the Center for Cybersecurity and Privacy Protection at Cleveland State University's Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. He is also one of our distinguished program faculty members for the online MLS in Cybersecurity and Data Privacy program. Professor Ray…

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CSU Cleveland-Marshall College Of Law Launches Online MLS In Cybersecurity and Data Privacy

CLEVELAND (September 16, 2019). Cleveland-Marshall College of Law at Cleveland State University has launched a fully online Master of Legal Studies (MLS). This program is designed for non-lawyers who work regularly with laws and regulations and will help individuals understand the significant legal and business risks posed by cybersecurity, data security, and data privacy.   “We…

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Priority Application Deadline

August 02, 2021



Fall Session Starts

August 21, 2021

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May 20, 2021 12:00 pm

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