Greg Otto

Greg Otto

Managing Editor

Greg Otto is the managing editor of CyberScoop, overseeing all editorial content for the website. Previously, Greg was FedScoop's technology editor, covering all of the innovative tech government is leveraging: cloud computing, mobility, cybersecurity, open source and enterprise architecture. He also covers technology developments at the FCC, the Commerce Department, NASA, the Energy Department and the Justice Department. Previously, Greg was the Assistant Managing Editor for Digital at Washington Business Journal, where he covered D.C.'s tech startups while overseeing all digital content. He was also a News Editor at U.S. News & World Report, covering a wide range of topics from technology to crime to culture. Before that, he served as a web editor for WTOP News, winning an Edward R. Murrow award in 2009. Greg holds a B.A. in Journalism from Temple University. ᐧ
Technology

Forcepoint execs: CrowdStrike's warranty is nothing more than marketing

by Greg Otto • 4 days ago

Forcepoint CEO Matt Moynahan: "It probably puts you on the defensive more so than not."

Technology

Forcepoint CEO: Stop focusing on tech and start focusing on people

by Greg Otto • 5 days ago

"We have to start thinking about people and data, and not necessarily infrastructure,” Matt Moynahan said at the Cybersecurity Leadership Forum.

Government

FBI shuts down domain behind Russian 'VPNFilter' botnet

by Greg Otto • 4 weeks ago

The FBI action cut off a massive botnet that was possibly being used for a forthcoming cyberattack aimed at Ukraine.

Technology

McAfee CEO 'cautiously optimistic' on companies' ability to handle GDPR

by Greg Otto • 4 weeks ago

Christopher Young sees organizations working diligently to comply with the European rules, but there's only so much they can do ahead of the compliance deadline.

Technology

'TheDarkOverlord' shrugs shoulders over Serbian man's arrest

by Greg Otto • 1 month ago

The group took to Twitter: "Law enforcement continues to fail in their hunt for our operation."

Technology

RSA conference app leaks user data

by Greg Otto • 2 months ago

Here's a new adage for 2018: It's not a true security conference until someone discovers a flaw in the technology used by the conference's event staff.

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