data security

Minimizing cyber risk with improved data backup and recovery

by • 12 months ago

Cyberthreats against state and local agencies are forcing leaders to fortify their defenses. Faster, more modern data backup and recovery is part of the solution, says one IT expert.

Ransomware defense starts with smarter backup and recovery plans

by • 1 year ago

State IT leaders can reduce the cost and disruption of ransomware threats by proactively safeguarding data before it’s attacked, report says.

Mission isn’t everything — leaders also need tools, Texas CISO says

by • 1 year ago

Texas Chief Information Security Officer Nancy Rainosek says government leaders shouldn’t ignore the details of the technologies they use.

33 California offices put data at risk, auditor finds

by • 2 years ago

Dozens of state government entities practice faulty data security polices that often do not follow widely accepted standards, the state auditor found.