Deborah Blyth

Colorado CISO Deborah Blyth to join CrowdStrike as state and local strategist

by • 1 year ago

Blyth helped lead the recovery to a 2018 ransomware attack that became a blueprint for how state governments respond to major cyber incidents.

One year after Atlanta's ransomware attack, the city says it's transforming its technology

by • 3 years ago

The city's new CIO, Gary Brantley, says cybersecurity is now "at the front of everything we do" in the wake of a cyberattack that cost Atlanta $17 million.

Colorado has spent more than $1 million bailing out from ransomware attack

by • 4 years ago

Since the SamSam software infected the state's transportation department in February, returning systems to normal has been costly.

State tech leaders take different tacks to bolster security

by • 6 years ago

Technology officials from North and South Dakota, Wyoming and Colorado describe distinct approaches to fortifying their states' networks.

Colorado builds internal firewalls to amp up cybersecurity

by • 7 years ago

The state's chief information security officer discusses her strategy for refreshing aging technology and improving security.

What states can learn from the OPM breach

by • 7 years ago

The massive breach in the federal government should be a wake up call for states, IT leaders said.