Here are five steps government agencies can take to combat security apathy and proactively manage cyber risk when we emerge from the pandemic.
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The new EO rewrites the federal government’s approach to cybersecurity and improves the confidentiality, integrity and availability of public sector data.
In 2020, at least 113 government agencies were impacted by ransomware attacks at an estimated cost of $913 million dollars.
Government resilience anticipates the unknown, but being resilient hinges on certain qualities: specifically, imagination and responsiveness.
Though not directly funded by any congressional dollars, Biden’s cybersecurity executive order trails a watershed funding surge for government technology.
Cloud computing can successfully modernize any agency who considers its impact on its people, processes, technology and citizens beforehand.
Ransomware is a malicious software that is increasingly frightening to federal, state and local agencies – and the citizens they serve – nationwide.
Administration priorities to emerge are grant funding, federal workforce compensation, equity, career development, cybersecurity and more.
Among other strategies, cyber experts say agencies need to double-down on cyber training, since end-users continue to be the weakest link in cyber defenses.
How can agencies and employees improve their cybersecurity knowledge in a more effective and fun way? Here are some great takeaways.