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Live Broadcast: John N. Stewart to Discuss Cyber Security for the Holiday Season

…ll share the information you and your families need to stay safe online this holiday shopping season. Ask your cyber security questions directly to one of the industry’s leading experts. Broadcast Details: Who: John N. Stewart, Senior Vice President, Chief Security Officer Global Government and Corporate Security What: Online Shopping: What you Need to Know to Stay Safe this Holiday Season When: Wednesday, November 28, 2012 – 10:00 -10:30…

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The Role of Common Criteria in Cyber Security

…lso introduce additional risk to the network.  Today’s government and corporate leaders overwhelmingly identify cyber security and associated trust issues as two of their top IT concerns. In response, nations are increasingly cooperating to evolve a global standard to assure a base level of security for networking products. Known as the Common Criteria, this international program is critical to ensuring that organizations get the equipment they n…

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November 20th Webinar: Protecting Industrial Control Systems Using Cisco IPS

…ities allow remote management and diagnosis. These connections to the outside create a massive challenge from a security perspective for the following reasons: Targeted threats and vulnerabilities are increasing rapidly. The past 10 years have seen a significant increase in the number of APT’s (advanced persistent threats) like Stuxnet, Flame, and Duqu, and industrial cyber-attacks targeting Industrial Control Systems. Patching to protect against…

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With Second Term Ahead – What Tech Initiatives Matter Most for Government Agencies in 2013

…term he made significant headway with data center consolidation, cloud computing, information transparency and cybersecurity, and it seems like he’ll be keeping tech initiatives on his agenda. To solidify his commitment to furthering technology, Obama made mention of it in his victory speech: “But despite all our differences, most of us share certain hopes for America’s future; we want our kids to grow up in a country where they access to…

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month: Closing Thoughts (All Treats, No Tricks)

…n of ‘Trick or Treat?’  How fitting to sum up a month of thought-provoking posts regarding National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NSCAM) whereby our ‘interconnectedness’ requires each of us to be more vigilant than ever. Every time we knock on one of the Internet’s doors, what we receive in return may not be what we’re expecting. Goblins and other nefarious creatures continue to lurk in dark spaces as well as the bright…

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