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GovCyberHub Podcast – Can government agencies get cyber insurance?

Large-scale cyberattacks are no longer rare in the news cycle. Your standard frontpage news is highlighting a new cyberattack seemingly every day due to the frequency and severity of the breaches of 2021. That’s because cyber threats are getting more…

GovCyberHub Podcast – What exactly IS cybersecurity insurance?

In our last GovCyberHub Podcast, we sat down with two experts from CrowdStrike – Deborah Blyth and Adam Cottini – to discuss the cyberthreat landscape facing state and local government agencies, and how the increased threat is making cybersecurity insurance…

How to spare your agency’s VPN from a DDoS attack

With National Cybersecurity Month continuing in earnest, there continue to be many excellent conversations on how to best create and maintain a robust cybersecurity policy. A key concern that has taken on new importance during the COVID-19 pandemic is the…

GovCyberHub Podcast – Does the government need cyber insurance?

According to IBM’s annual “Cost of a Data Breach Report,” the average cost of a cyberattack in 2021, “…rose from $3.86 million to $4.24 million, the highest average total cost in the history of [the] report.” And that exponential increase…

User Identities Are the Keys to the Kingdom

While perimeter security remains important, the routers, firewalls, and intrusion detection systems that protect network access are no longer sufficient against bad actors. In this Whitepaper, MeriTalk – in partnership with DLT and Quest – reviews how One Identity can…

Maximize Modernization in Your IT Environment

With outdated technology, patched legacy systems, and internal silos, agencies need a better IT modernization strategy. In this Whitepaper from Quest and DLT, they explain how federal agencies can maximize IT modernization efforts and plan for their real IT environment…

Zero Trust – CrowdStrike’s Andrew Harris shares what it takes to best prepare for the future of cybersecurity strategy

Zero Trust has become a bit of a buzzword in the IT channel and though its foundation is relatively well understood, there exist considerable differences in execution. At its core, a Zero Trust cybersecurity paradigm insists that both parties in…

State and local governments and education powered by the cloud

The AWS Cloud helps provide citizens with easy online access to real-time information;works to ensure the justice system is available across multiple digital platforms; innovatesin healthcare for new technology resources to find better solutions; drives efficiency intransportation even under duress;…

2020 broke DDoS attack records and 2021 is on track to break even more

Last year, the COVID-19 pandemic forced federal government agencies and military organizations to fundamentally shift how they operate. As the COVID-19 pandemic reached our shores and began spreading, federal civilian and military organizations were forced to rush to embrace VPNs,…

Why Does Asset Management Matter for Federal Cybersecurity?

The line between IT and security is blurring. What was once a simple delineation between keeping information safe and providing the tools necessary to get work done is no longer clear. In this eBook, you will learn: Why cybersecurity asset…