Aiming for the right defense strategy against ransomware threats

Critical infrastructure sectors are increasingly exposed to ransomware threats. Security expert Steve Caimi explores key security practices for a more robust posture.

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Government learns that authenticators are key part of modernization

by CyberScoop Staff • 6 months ago

As federal telework inspires movement to zero-trust models, agencies are figuring out what methods work best for them, an authentication expert says.

How Microsoft is future proofing against cyber risk

by CyberScoop Staff • 6 months ago

A leading Microsoft executive explains the company’s actions in the months since coronavirus struck — and what's next to secure the workforce.

Security transformation is about more than technology

by CyberScoop Staff • 6 months ago

Former DHS staffer Jeanette Manfra’s highlights recommendations to help leaders overcome obstacles that arise during digital transformation initiatives.

Election security pros focus on effective partnerships

by CyberScoop Staff • 6 months ago

U.S. government security experts share their thoughts on industry collaboration to improve election security.

How cloud transformation helps stop emerging threats

by CyberScoop Staff • 6 months ago

McAfee’s Rajiv Gupta provides insight on the benefits of a smarter, more progressive approach to cloud technology, while also ensuring that data protection is a priority.

SD-WAN is a pandemic-ready network security technology

by Jim Richberg • 7 months ago

A former national cyberthreat intelligence adviser urges federal agency leaders to adapt a platform mindset that fully embraces software-defined networking.

An executive perspective: The evolution of security and networking

by Ken Xie • 8 months ago

Fortinet co-founder and CEO Ken Xie discusses the future of scalable cybersecurity and network architecture.

Symantec shakeup creates fresh opening to shift security strategies

by Steve McNamara • 9 months ago

CarbonBlack’s integration into VMware stands in contrast to Broadcom’s plans for Symantec, leaving agencies at a crossroads, but with a chance to overhaul their security.

How agency leaders can prepare a future-ready government

by Jeff Stone • 11 months ago

A collection of stories illustrates ways to reimagine a new approach to modernization - with an emphasis on speed, security and scale to respond to crisis and achieve the mission.