#nationalcybersecuritymonth | Ways government, industry can overcome a perpetual challenge

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A congressional report recommended that the federal government takes several measures to improve its intelligence sharing relationship with industry through policy reviews and joint collaboration platforms. The report, created by the Cyberspace Solarium Commission (made up of government and nongovernment cyber…

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#nationalcybersecuritymonth | Influences on social media promoting violent extremism among biggest cyber threats, says NTRO Chairperson

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans “Influences on social media” that promote “violent extremist ideologies” are among the biggest cyber threats right now, Satish Chandra Jha, the chairperson of National Technical Research Organisation (NTRO), said at Nullcon on March 5. The other threats are data breaches, business…

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#nationalcybersecuritymonth | Virtual Currency as a Threat to National Security? | King & Spalding

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans U.S. Government takes coordinated approach to address illicit use of virtual currency posing national security risks INTRODUCTION In the past, sanctioned jurisdictions like Venezuela have embraced virtual currency as a way to bypass channels that involve U.S. dollars, blunting the impact…

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#nationalcybersecuritymonth | House Democrats introduce bills to penalize census misinformation

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans House Democrats on Thursday introduced two bills to penalize individuals for spreading misinformation about the upcoming 2020 census.  The Census Form Integrity Act, sponsored by House Oversight and Reform Committee Chairwoman Carolyn MaloneyCarolyn Bosher MaloneyOvernight Health Care — Presented by Philip…

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#nationalcybersecuritymonth | NIST issuing revised draft of zero trust guidance for public comment

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The notion of zero trust networks and architecture intended to support better cybersecurity is often misunderstood. Cyber experts at the National Institute of Standards and Technology have put out a document to help. It’s called Zero Trust Architecture Special Publication 800-207….

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