Many of our notions of warfare are based on destroying the other side and that simply doesn't apply in the cyberwar, Martin Libicki, senior management scientist at the think tank RAND Corp., says in an interview.
The Federal CIO Council recommends that agencies' decision to permit social media must involve a collaborative, risk-based decision-making process that requires strong business justifications that identify mission requirements.
Seattle's IT security office had little choice but to secure as best it can the city's IT systems from potential threats posed by social networks. The mayor and city council members just began to use them.
Interview with David Matthews, Deputy CISO, City of Seattle
David Matthews, like other government information security officials, knows the security problems social networks present. And like his cohorts in municipal, state and federal governments across the nation, Matthews - deputy chief information security...
The assessment employed an all-hazards approach to identify and prioritize national-level risks to critical IT functions. It also highlights strategies to address those risks and enhance the resiliency and security of the nation's IT sector.
Interview of Will Pelgrin, New York State Director of Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Coordination
Will Pelgrin is a CISOs CISO.
Minnesota Chief Information Security Officer Chris Buse describes Pelgrin - director of New York State's Office of Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Coordination - as...
Risk management is a common theme across and within businesses, and at North Carolina State University the Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) program is attracting notice from prospective employers and students alike. Mark Beasley, head of the school's ERM initiative, discusses:
What makes the program unique;