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Pan Kamal, VP of Marketing for Alert Enterprise, a security software company headquartered in Fremont, CA, explains in his opening remarks that he is going to describe Alert Enterprise’s award-...

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Thu, 2017-05-04 10:58 AM

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PHOENIX May 3, 2017 BeyondTrust, the leading cyber-security company dedicated to preventing privilege misuse and stopping unauthorized access, today unveiled the results of its Federal Cyber-Security...
Thu, 2017-05-04 10:48 AM
WASHINGTON May 2, 2017 The inability to pay competitive salaries, insufficient cybersecurity staff, and a general lack of funds present serious barriers to local governments achieving the highest...
Thu, 2017-05-04 10:44 AM
PORTLAND, OR May 4, 2017 Atmosera, a premier Microsoft Azure solutions provider, today announced that Atmosera and Cloudflare, a web performance and security provider, have entered into a reseller...
Thu, 2017-05-04 10:24 AM

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REDWOOD SHORES, CA April 27, 2017 Imperva, Inc. (NASDAQ: IMPV), committed to protecting business-critical data and applications in the cloud and on-premises, today announced the results of a survey...
Thu, 2017-05-04 10:17 AM

Mukkamala

SUNNYVALE, CA and ALBUQUERQUE, NM May 2, 2017 RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management, today announced its CEO Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala will co-present a...
Thu, 2017-05-04 10:08 AM

Malik

ALEXANDRIA, VA and LONDON May 3, 2017 (ISC)2 an international nonprofit membership association and Learning Tree today announced a global agreement to enhance development of the professional...
Thu, 2017-05-04 08:34 AM
MCLEAN, VA May 3, 2017 The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) Pacific awarded Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) a task order to provide the U.S. Marine Corps Forces...
Thu, 2017-05-04 08:22 AM

Rosen

LOS ANGELES May 2, 2017 Crowell & Moring is pleased to announce that Paul M. Rosen, a former federal prosecutor who served as a senior government executive at the Department of Homeland...
Wed, 2017-05-03 01:01 PM

Kayyem

CLEARWATER, FL May 2, 2017 (ISC)²® ("ISC-squared") today announced former assistant secretary for intergovernmental affairs for the Department of Homeland Security, published author, Harvard lecturer...
Thu, 2017-04-27 09:56 AM
By Chuck Brooks and David LogsdonThe rapidly changing cyber threat ecosystem presents many challenges to government and industry. The growing requirements for situational awareness, protection,...
Thu, 2017-04-27 09:42 AM

Galvin

SAN JOSE April 27, 2017 Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cybersecurity and data security, announces the results of its 2017 Thales Data Threat Report, Federal Edition, issued in...
Thu, 2017-04-27 09:36 AM

Haley

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA April 26, 2017 Cyber criminals revealed new levels of ambition in 2016 – a year marked by extraordinary attacks, including multi-million dollar virtual bank heists and overt...

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You approach the scene, taking the first steps to determining what happened and how to prevent it in the future. Following your training, you secure the area, conduct a scan of the scene, take photos to maintain a permanent record of the scene as you found it, and begin collecting and evaluating physical evidence.
With new technologies -- such as virtualization, cloud computing and mobility -- come new threats to IT systems. The sophistication of those threats -- both internal and external -- has become a major concern for the federal government. In fact, cyber security is among the top priorities for the White House and Congress as evidenced by recent legislation and initiatives aimed at protecting sensitive data and intelligence, including health and personally identifiable information.
In our increasingly digital world, our nation’s information security is just as important as its physical security. With President Obama declaring that cyber threats are “one of the most serious economic and national security challenges we face as a nation,” all areas of government are under increasing pressure to develop a proactive and comprehensive IT defense strategy.
Among federal executive agencies, continuous diagnostics and mitigation (CDM) is not only essential to ensuring cybersecurity, but also to ease the burden of complying with the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) and to establish appropriate budgeting levels for information security.
 

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Narus, a leader in real-time traffic intelligence for protecting governments, service providers and enterprises, just completed its 2010 annual cyber security survey focusing on the United States. Sponsored jointly with Converge Network Digest and Government Secuirty News, the survey queried a cross-section of security professionals in a variety of industries, and revealed compelling details relating to cyber security concerns, opinons and expectations for protection against attacks. More...