DC Cybersecurity Professionals Gathering 15 Dec at Cyber Playbook Event

On Tuesday 15 Dec at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in DC cybersecurity professionals from across the public sector will gather with some of the nation’s most capable technology vendors to strategize on ways to improve enterprise cybersecurity. This event, titled the 2015 Cybersecurity Playbook, includes presentations from thought leaders and highly regarded professionals […]

Advancing Cybersecurity Innovation with QuintessenceLabs

In a world of increasing cyber-hacks and threats, it is vital to provide strong protection for sensitive information. CEO and board-level demand have been the driving force behind new technology innovations to protect corporate networks and data. This is matched by rapidly increasing investments in cybersecurity startups, with companies and venture capital firms pouring money […]

Quandary: We must support strong compliance if we are to enhance security, but compliance absolutely does not mean security

We have written quite a bit about the critical importance of compliance in the corporate and government domain. One area we love exploring is the seemingly contradictory observations that we need compliance mechanisms to enhance security, but that never, ever, has compliance with rules alone meant that you are secure. In a 14 Oct 2015 […]

WEBINAR: The Impact of Firewall Sprawl

New research with the Aberdeen Group highlights how network complexity is adding cost and increasing risk. Date: Tuesday, November 3 Time: 12:00p – 1:00p CT Register >> Network firewalls have long been established as the ubiquitous first line of defense for every organization’s network security strategy. But the evolving needs of the enterprise have dramatically […]

Registration for 10 Nov 2015 FedCyber Summit Now Open

FedCyber Conference co-chairs Matt Devost and Bob Gourley are pleased to announce that registration for the 10 Nov 2015 FedCyber Summit and Threat Expo is now open. Please reserve your seat today by registering here (as always, the FedCyber Summit is free for federal government employees). Every year this summit brings together thought leaders who know […]

No Organization Can Defend Themselves By Themselves Anymore

The video at this link and embedded below provides a review of eSentire’s Active Threat Protection capabilities, an approach that combines managed security services and technology into a highly functioning capability to predict, prevent, detect and respond to attacks. One of the facts of modern business and government operations is that no single organization can […]