Sens. Joseph Lieberman and John McCain, often legislative allies, spar over provisions of a major cybersecurity bill that McCain contends unduly burdens business with regulations and that Democratic leaders want to rush to enact.
RSA Chief Technologist Sam Curry defends the company's approach to public-key cryptography after researchers suggest a flaw in its encryption algorithm, contending the problem exists elsewhere in the security chain.
NIST's Ron Ross will be quite busy at RSA Conference 2012, not only promoting revised guidance on security and privacy controls to be unveiled at the securing conclave, but also participating in a panel on one of his favorite topics: continuous monitoring.
The long-awaited, wide-ranging cybersecurity legislation that would update the laws that govern how the federal government would secure its IT systems and help safeguard vital private networks has been introduced in the Senate.
Cloud computing gives the jitters to those charged with protecting their organization's IT assets. To gauge the concerns of security professionals about cloud computing, we're fielding a global survey covering all industries. We want to know your views.
The latest blogosphere commentary comes from DHS Deputy Secretary Jane Holl Lute, who touts President Obama's legislative agenda and emphasizes cooperation between government and business in safeguarding America's IT assets.