Smartphones are a great source of productivity, but they are also one of the biggest internal attack vectors on the market today because they generate a constant stream of detailed data about the user even when those features are turned off.

Smartphones Are Putting Government Users at Risk

OpEd by Dr. Bill Anderson, President of CIS Mobile In theory, smartphones are a great source of productivity, combining mobile telephone and computing functions into a single unit that provides users with...
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Versa’s 5G WAN Edge Products for Complete SASE Services to the Edge

Versa Networks, a leader in secure access service edge (SASE), and the Newest Competitor in the 2021 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has launched the industry’s first 5G-native products for the...
SolarWinds IT Trends Report 2021: Building a Secure Future examines how technology professionals perceive the evolving state of risk in today’s business environment following internal impact of COVID-19 IT policies and exposure to external breaches

New Ops for Managing Risk Driven by Internal & External Security Threats

SolarWinds, a leading provider of simple, powerful, and secure IT management software, and Multiple 2020 'ASTORS' Award Winner, with Multiple-Products Nominated to compete in the 2021 'ASTORS' Awards Program, has  released...
Apple products, including iPhones, have been vulnerable since at least last February according to internet security watchdog group Citizen Lab, underscoring the fact that no smartphone can be completely trusted.

Apple Security Fix: Urging Immediate iOS Update for iPhones & iPads

Israel-based cyber surveillance company NSO Group has developed a tool to break into Apple iPhones, utilizing a never-before-seen technique that has been in place since last February, according to internet security...
With the integration of the Natural Disaster and Emergency Management (NDEM) Expo, the show is moving even further into our reader's wheelhouse! Your ‘ASTORS’ Awards Luncheon registration includes complimentary attendee access to both ISC East - and NDEM!

Natural Disaster & Emergency Mgmt (NDEM) Expo Joins ISC East in NYC

ISC East the leading event for the Northeast’s security and public safety community, and home of the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Luncheon, is colocating with the inaugural Natural Disaster and...
Commit’s complete and comprehensive engineering powerhouse of resources and proprietary Flexible R&D methodology helps transform its clients’ technology visions into high-quality products while reducing costs and improving time-to-market.

Commit Acquires Israeli Tech Firm ITSoft to Bolster ‘Cloud of People’

Commit, a leading global tech services company focused on custom software and IoT solutions, is expanding through the acquisition of ITSoft, an Israeli-founded tech firm that provides software development services around...
Tony Cole is a former army cyber operator with more than 35 years’ experience in cybersecurity and today is the Chief Technology Officer at Attivo Networks responsible for strategy and vision.

Attivo Executive’s Experience Helps to Shape Modern Network Protection

Guest OpEd by Tony Cole, Chief Technology Officer, Attivo Networks With attackers increasingly targeting government agencies and contractors, a background in homeland security is a handy thing to have—and my homeland security...
In 2020, the world changed in unexpected and mostly, unanticipated ways. Schools were closed, sports were canceled and just about everything we understood and took for granted changed. What did not change then or now is the need to have informed conversations about the threats to safety always, and the need to have access to resources that are easy to understand and easy to apply. Developing comprehensive plans for awareness, preparedness, response, and recovery are the first steps-based on knowledge not out of fear. (Courtesy of PWPORG)

3 Minutes to Preparedness: 6 Steps to Cyber Hygiene

By PWPORG, a 501(c)(3) built by law enforcement and security industry practitioners and educators to provide educational resources to kids, families and communities on safety and emergency preparedness. Foundational Best Practices STEP ONE:...
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Hanwha Techwin Wisenet 7 Competes in 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Hanwha Techwin America, a global supplier of IP and analog video surveillance solutions, and a 2020 Double Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner, is pleased to announce the Wisenet 7 is one of...
To maximize visibility and secure your organizational ecosystem, it’s critical for IT teams to define an asset management strategy.

Three Preventative Strategies to Help Mitigate Asset Risk in Your Agency

Guest OpEd by Brandon Shopp, Group Vice President, Products, SolarWinds For many federal employees, the workplace has shifted from a traditional office setting to being at home—in a kitchen, bedroom, basement, or...