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 […]
July 10, 2019
Combating Cyber Threats Through Transformation: A Conversation with State CIOs and CISOs premium
Although state and local technology leaders are increasingly prioritizing cybersecurity in their operations, government has a long way to go in securing critical information and systems from cyberattacks. In light of this struggle, Route Fifty, in partnership with CrowdStrike, recently hosted a webcast that showcases the work of state and local governments who have undergone […]
March 12, 2019
A Closer Look at Blockchain and Supply Chain Risk Management premium
“Build it in, don’t bolt it on” is a mantra we all learn when we study cybersecurity, yet we see it in practice far too rarely. Our adversaries also know this principle and have begun to implement it by infecting the supply chain – hardware and software – as close to the source as possible. […]
December 3, 2018
CrowdStrike Expands Public Sector Footprint as DLT Reinvests in Partner Ecosystem premium
In a recent blog post, DLT Chief Technology Officer David Blankenhorn shared his insight on DLT’s evolution to a government solutions aggregator: “At DLT, we are doubling down on our key capabilities. DLT has had a partner ecosystem for many years, but we are now reinvesting in that ecosystem. We are reinvesting in our market […]
November 8, 2018
City of Fort Worth, TX, Protects Sprawling IT Environment with Powerful And Innovative Endpoint Security premium
City of Fort Worth, TX, Protects Sprawling IT Environment with Powerful And Innovative Endpoint Security The 2018 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) showed that the public sector is one of the top three most exploited sectors in the United States, with more than 300 reported cyber breaches in 2017 alone.  Any cyber attack on […]
May 30, 2018
Cybersecurity Month: Closing the Gaps in U.S. Government Cybersecurity Resilience premium
In a year in which we’ve witnessed the carnage of the Atlanta ransomware attack and U.S. government agencies remain on high alert about possible Russian cyber-attacks against U.S. critical infrastructure and electoral systems, new research shows that the cybersecurity landscape is evolving quicker than agencies can respond. Two-thirds of federal IT executives in a new […]
Breakthrough in Ransomware Prevention is Good News for Government Agencies premium
Ransomware is quickly becoming the favored means for criminals to extract a profit from unsuspecting villains – most notably in the public sector. Throughout 2017 ransomware grabbed the headlines – WannaCry, Petya, etc. – both of which targeted government agencies. When they succeed the implications can be serious. Licking County in Ohio fell victim to […]