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  • Cyber info sharing: More noise than signal?

    Cyber info sharing: More noise than signal?

    Can government manage the growing ecosystem around cybersecurity information sharing while still improving how fast it reacts to threats?

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  • Best cyber defense: tech savvy, informed users

    Best cyber defense: tech savvy, informed users

    Leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos moved cybersecurity higher on their agenda, but threats will only worsen without users who understand the tools and tactics of a sound cybersecurity defense.

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  • 2015 augurs newer, more devastating exploits on the unprepared

    2015 augurs newer, more devastating exploits on the unprepared

    Big data, mobile and hybrid cloud technologies are creating challenging security environments for which half of organizations in a recent study had no disaster recovery plan.

  • Police body cameras are only one piece of the video equation

    Police body cameras are only one piece of the video equation

    A federal initiative to help departments purchase 50,000 body cameras for police in the wake of recent high-profile incidents of police violence is only the first step in creating a full video system. Departments will have to store and manage terabytes of data for years, sometimes decades.

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  • Cyberattack ‘platforms’ call for defense in depth – and breadth

    Cyberattack ‘platforms’ call for defense in depth – and breadth

    The new level of advanced persistent threats – some lasting for a decade or more – calls for agencies to extend their defensive measures to cover threats to partners well outside the enterprise.

  • Cyberecurity’s not done until the paperwork is finished

    Cybersecurity’s not done until the paperwork is finished

    The VA has been dinged – again – by the GAO because of incomplete follow-through in its cybersecurity operations, showing that it takes more than mere box-checking to make regulators happy.

  • Look for more attacks coming from privileged accounts

    Look for more attacks coming from privileged accounts

    A recent survey claims that most, if not all, of the rise in sophisticated, targeted attacks from the outside is due to exploitation of privileged accounts.

  • NIST marks top security requirements for government cloud

    NIST marks top security requirements for government cloud

    NIST’s cloud computing roadmap recommends actions to ensure that cloud computing offerings meet the security needs of government as well as the requirements of multiple tenants.

  • Attacks on open source call for better software design

    Attacks on open source call for better software design

    With as much as 90 percent of the code used for in-house development is based on pre-fabricated modules, we need better tools that scan components for potential vulnerabilities before they are tied into actual products.

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  • Critics await ‘The Return of Open Enrollment’

    Critics await 'The Return of Open Enrollment'

    When online health insurance exchanges failed to perform as expected during the Affordable Care Act’s first open enrollment period, call centers became a vital backup. How will things roll in the upcoming OE2?