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November 5, 2019
Safeguarding and Monitoring Your Agency’s IT Environment premium
By Mav Turner, VP, Product Management, SolarWinds For federal IT pros, moving to a cloud environment is a “when” rather than an “if” proposition. From the government’s recently released Report on IT Modernization, calling for agencies to identify solutions to current barriers regarding agency cloud adoption, to the White House’s draft release of a new […]
How AI & ML Combat Cyberattacks premium
This is a repost of a blog originally posted to GovLoop here. This blog post is an excerpt from our new report, How Artificial Intelligence Combats Fraud and Cyberattack, download the full report here. Cyberattacks, including ransomware and data breaches, are all too common in the public sector today. According to Verizon’s 2019 Data Breach Investigations Report, the public […]
October 17, 2019
Despite Better Detection, Careless and Malicious Insider Threats Are on the Rise premium
*Article written by Jim Hansen, VP of Products, Security and Application Management According to a 2019 Federal Cybersecurity Survey released this March by IT management software company SolarWinds, careless and malicious insiders topped the list of security threats for federal agencies. Yet, in spite of the increased threats, federal IT security pros believe they are […]
October 10, 2019
Exclusive Interview: Iron Bow CTO Discusses DOD Cyber Challenges premium
This month, DLT sat down with James Ebeler, the Chief Technology Officer, Department of Defense, for Iron Bow Technologies. In this interview, James discusses the cybersecurity challenges facing our military and how Iron Bow is helping solve them with innovative solutions. DLT: Good morning, James. Thanks for joining us today for this interview. James: Good […]
October 10, 2019
Global Threat Report Helps in the Fight Against Government-Focused Ransomware premium
*Article originally posted on GovCybersecurityHub here. Imagine walking into work on a Friday morning – with the weekend just one more workday away – and finding that your computer systems and data aren’t accessible. That was the reality for more than 20 cities and government agencies in Texas this past August. The culprit? A ransomware attack designed […]
September 10, 2019
It’s September – Do You Know Where Your Federal Funding Is? Or Deals Are? premium
It’s the most wonderful time of the year…as the song goes and that is also true of the U.S. Federal IT market right now. The month of September marks the end of the fiscal year and the beginning of the federal government’s annual spending frenzy. Federal agencies scramble to spend what’s left in their budgets, […]
August 5, 2019
Exclusive Interview: NetApp Data Fabric Revolution premium
DLT Solutions recently sat down with NetApp Senior Director of U.S. Public Sector Channel Sales, David Drahozal, to discuss the recent revolution of NetApp’s data fabric solutions. DLT: So David, tell us a little about what you do at NetApp. David: For over a decade, I’ve had the privilege of leading the US Public Sector […]
August 2, 2019
Defend Against Insider Threats With User Access Management premium
Every Federal IT pro knows that security threats are a top agency priority. Yet, according to the SolarWinds 2019 Cybersecurity Survey, those threats are increasing—particularly the threat of accidental data exposure from people inside the agency. According to the Survey, 56 percent of respondents said the greatest source of security threats to federal agencies is […]
July 31, 2019
How Government Can Learn from the Capital One Data Breach premium
Capital One has announced that about 140,000 Social Security numbers and 80,000 linked bank accounts were compromised “in one of the biggest-ever data breaches,” affecting some 100 million individuals in the U.S. and 6 million in Canada. The FBI has charged a person with computer fraud and abuse, reports The Washington Post, citing court records. The hack, which […]
July 29, 2019
From the CISO: Why Columbia University Medical Center Made the Move to Cloud-Native Cybersecurity premium
More and more organizations are making the move to cloud-based security solutions. Today, 33 percent of organizations are planning to adopt one or more security-as-a-service (SECaaS) solutions. The efficiency with which endpoint security solutions can provide protection, particularly when delivered as-a-service, is a key strategic consideration for many organizations – perhaps none more so than […]