cybersecurity

IBM’s Analytic Solution Center Seminar “Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation to Improve Agency Cybersecurity”

On November 14th, 2013, IBM’s Analytics Solution Center held a seminar titled “Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) to Improve Agency Cyber Security.” The seminar provided a background of the DHS CDM program; discussed what CDM is, and why it is important for government agencies to implement it. Strategies, technologies, and tools to address CDM were […]

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IBM’s Washington D.C. Analytics Solution Center – “Leveraging Security Analytics to Improve Your Situational Awareness” Seminar

IBM’s Analytics Solution Center held our first Analytics Security 360° (AS 360°) event of a series titled “Leveraging Security Analytics to Improve Your Situational Awareness” on September 26th in Washington DC.  The event focused on the existing and new security threats attacking government agencies; the complexities and challenges facing government agencies to defend against these security […]

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Hints & Tips for a Cyber Secure Infrastructure

Thinking of extending your Public Sector Infrastructure, but worried about the Cyber threat?   These six practical pointers may help: Build in comprehensive INSTRUMENTATION for event detection.  If you can’t detect that a security incident...

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Cyber Security and Counter e-Crime

Seldom a day goes by without a news article describing the latest Cyber Security incident.  Despite this extensive press coverage (dare I say hype?) how well do Governments really understand the nature of the threat and the vulnerabilities in their...

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Balancing Social Business Benefit with Cyber Security Risk

I reflect on a thought provoking recent IBM Global Government Master Class held somewhere south of Amsterdam. I attended the event to teach part of the Defence & Intelligence track, but the combination of my deep interest in Cyber Security with some...

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