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The 2020 presidential election is right around the corner! An unfortunate pandemic has already been
upended that has required states to go back to the drawing board to re-evaluate how voting will take
place on November 3rd. Register to check out some of DLT’s election security resources!
When ransoms, cyber insurance premiums, hefty mitigation costs and the post-data breach crisis PR retainer are all subsidized by taxpayers, debating whether to pay the ransom or not doesn’t solve the underlying problem. We must focus on the root cause of ransomware and on preventing the attack
A well-designed cloud workspace infrastructure capable of not only scaling quickly but delivering a secure user experience can mean the difference between essential services continuity and a stutter step of execution problems.
Since the system went live April 1, it has contributed to more than 30 interceptions and arrests of suspects in crimes such as car, license plate and trailer thefts and even the recovery of a runaway.
Arizona, Louisiana, Massachusetts and Texas are working with the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory on a pilot project to test automated threat response.
To help state public health policy-makers better manage pandemic response, the Kaiser Family Foundation offers a data tool that regularly updates states’ coronavirus policy actions.
Citizens who are now learning to pay bills online, watch public meetings from the comfort of home and access public documents from their mobile device will not be willing to return to a life of rush-hour commutes, long lines, printers, ink and stamps.
Gen. Paul Nakasone, who heads both National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command said “safe, secure and legitimate 2020 elections” is his No. 1 objective.
Changes in the reporting of the data will make it harder for health and public officials, as well as the general public, to understand how the virus is spreading.
State and local election officials are working to take down misinformation and promote voter registration drives, but detecting and reporting misinformation can be difficult for officials to tackle on their own.
A virtual reality training tool aims to help police better understand what people with certain mental disabilities experience during an encounter with officers.
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