On cybersecurity, many local governments still lack strategic or disruption response plans
A new infographic from the Public Technology Institute shows that while local governments are increasingly adopting cybersecurity training for employees, they often lack cyber planning.
Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announces state's first security operations center
The state becomes one of about a dozen that have opened a SOC, creating a "one-stop shop" for cybersecurity resources and talent.
Why cyberthreat intelligence offers the best defense against agency cyberattacks
A new briefing report advises government IT leaders on how to gain an upper hand against cyberthreats by leaning on timely, accurate and relevant information.
Collaboration to protect critical government infrastructure reboots, eyes national expansion
From 911 to water purification, new partnerships are being formed to build a defense and research ecosystem around critical infrastructure security.
Improving cybersecurity visibility at state and local government agencies
Report highlights security gaps in state and local government networks as IT leaders manage an increasing diversity of computing assets.
Colorado, MS-ISAC pursue real-time threat intelligence with new industry partnership
A new agreement with Anomali is expected to heighten IT security visibility among U.S. government entities.
In wake of ransomware attacks, North Carolina launches new cyber unit
The new organization will be responsible for sharing threat information with public and private sector partners.
South Carolina readies cyber workforce initiative to bridge industry, academia, government
Gov. Henry McMaster says the office will stimulate economic growth in the region.
'Without reasonable delay' — How security breach reporting is evolving in government
Commentary: The IT security landscape is changing, and Jayne Holland, NIC's chief security officer, says agencies must respond in kind.