Geoff Brown

Former NYC CISO on creating cyber ‘center of gravity’

by • 5 months ago

On the Priorities Podcast: Geoff Brown, the former head of NYC Cyber Command, reflects on building the city’s information security agency.

Former NYC cyber chief Geoff Brown looks back at time with city

by • 5 months ago

Geoff Brown, who served as the city's CISO from 2016 through 2021, is now a vice president at cybersecurity firm Recorded Future.

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

by • 1 year 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 • 1 year 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 • 2 years 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 • 4 years ago

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