Center for Internet Security

Arizona ballot review undermined election security, new EI-ISAC leaders say

by • 4 days ago

Former Pennsylvania Secretary of the Commonwealth Kathy Boockvar said the Maricopa County recount is "the very opposite of what election officials around the country have been working to do."

New Connecticut law nudges businesses to adopt cybersecurity controls

by • 3 months ago

Companies that suffer data breaches can avoid punitive damages if they're following an established cybersecurity framework, like those from NIST or CIS.

Seven ways to modernize a cyber defense program

by • 3 months ago

A new industry guide highlights key capabilities that state agencies can implement to strengthen their cyber defense strategy.

New guide on election system supply chains aids risk evaluations

by • 7 months ago

A new report from the Center for Internet Security breaks down the components of various election systems and highlights their potential vulnerabilities to cyberattacks.

Remote Desktop Protocol remains one of 'top attacked protocols', report says

by • 10 months ago

A report from the Center for Internet Security explains how organizations, including state and local governments, can use Microsoft's remote-access service more safely.

MS-ISAC hits 10,000 members, eyes continued growth with local governments

by • 10 months ago

The cybersecurity association for state and local governments has swelled as the Center for Internet Security, the nonprofit that runs it, marks 20 years.

'This is how it was all supposed to work': The EI-ISAC readies for Election Day

by • 11 months ago

The director of the information-sharing organization for election officials said preparations for Election Day are unfolding just as planned.

4 reasons SLTTs need network monitoring systems

by • 1 year ago

Ransomware attacks against state, local, tribal and territorial government entities are on the rise, requiring comprehensive cyberdefense programs that won’t break the bank.

Disinformation is biggest threat to election security, experts tell Congress

by • 1 year ago

But election officials have "vastly improved" their cyberdefenses with IT investments since 2016, the head of the Center for Information Security said.