UK to Launch Cyber Innovation Center

UK to Launch Cyber Innovation Center

The U.K. Cyber Security Ambassador, Conrad Prince, will speak at the 8th Annual Billington CyberSecurity Summit, Sept. 13, Washington, D.C.  His keynote will focus on U.K. …

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DNI Coats on Russian Interference with U.S. and European Elections

DNI Coats on Russian Interference with U.S. and European Elections

The Hon. Daniel Coats, Director of National Intelligence, will be the opening keynote at the 8th Annual Billington CyberSecurity Summit, Sept. 13, Washington, D.C. Daniel Coats, …

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Cybersecurity:Threat and Opportunity for Asia-Pacific Region and Australia

Cybersecurity:Threat and Opportunity for Asia-Pacific Region and Australia

Australia’s Ambassador for Cyber Affairs, Dr. Tobias Feakin, will give a keynote at the 8th Annual Billington CyberSecurity Summit, Sept. 13, Washington, D.C. on Australia’s Cybersecurity Priorities. …

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Federal IT Modernization Moves Through Congress

Federal IT Modernization Moves Through Congress

Rep. William Hurd, a prime mover behind legislation to fund federal government IT modernization, will speak at the 8th Annual Billington CyberSecurity Summit, Sept. 13, Washington, …

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NIST Cybersecurity Framework Moves to Top of Agenda For Gov’t Agencies

NIST Cybersecurity Framework Moves to Top of Agenda For Gov’t Agencies

This week on May 16-17, NIST held its workshop on the Cybersecurity Framework underscoring its importance to Federal cybersecurity.  See the webcast of that conference …

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President Trump’s Cybersecurity EO Calls for Extensive Gov’t Assessments

President Trump’s Cybersecurity EO Calls for Extensive Gov’t Assessments

This article highlights the extensive assessment reporting requirements in the May 11 White House Executive Order. Much of the agency reporting is due in mid-August. …

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WannaCry Ransomware Attack and International Information Sharing

WannaCry Ransomware Attack and International Information Sharing

Ransomware was identified as one of the most pressing threats facing countries across the globe at the March 2017 Billington International Cybersecurity Summit. Just a …

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White House Cyber Chief Outlines Challenges and Next Steps for Trump Administration

White House Cyber Chief Outlines Challenges and Next Steps for Trump Administration

Robert Joyce, the new Cybersecurity Coordinator and Special Assistant to the President at the White House, said the release of the Executive Order is due …

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Comprehensive Strategy Proves Difficult as New Cyber Threats Continually Emerge

Comprehensive Strategy Proves Difficult as New Cyber Threats Continually Emerge

Can Moore’s law* be applied to cybersecurity?  Yes, at least according to Thomas Donahue, Research Director, Cyber Threat Intelligence Center (CTIIC).  “It’s twice as bad …

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DOJ’s National Security Division’s Multi-Prong Approach to Cybersecurity

DOJ’s National Security Division’s Multi-Prong Approach to Cybersecurity

The Department of Justice has a multi-prong arsenal to use when tackling cyber threats, according to the DOJ official charged with leading the National Security …

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