Geoff Brown

No ransom demand in cyber incident at NYC law department, officials say

by • 5 months ago

Mayor Bill de Blasio said the city has "not seen information compromised or a ransom demand," but added that the situation is "evolving."

How a rapid move to remote work refined cyber in local government

by • 9 months ago

Winners of the cybersecurity award in the 2020 LocalSmart Awards said the pandemic shifted the way they approach cybersecurity.

New York City touts cyber resiliency amid pandemic

by • 1 year ago

During an annual training exercise, city officials said cybersecurity, even during a health crisis, is "like a chess match" with a sentient opponents.

New York City launches a smartphone threat-detection app

by • 3 years ago

NYC Secure will tell New Yorkers if their phones encounter unsafe networks. The city insists it's not tracking users.