Why machine learning is the right approach for securing multi-platform data environments

The cloud’s scalability, flexibility, and cost savings have federal government agencies replacing some traditional, physical data center infrastructure with cloud services. This also led to the federal “Cloud First” mandate which required agencies to consider available cloud solutions before building…

IoT, BYOD and clouds contribute to IT complexity and asset management concerns

While it may seem like decades that we’ve been talking about the security concerns of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), cloud implementations, and now the Internet of Things (IoT), a recent eBook authored by analyst firm, Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG),…

The newest tools in the terrorist toolbox: cyberattacks and cyberwarfare

When we think about America’s adversaries in cyberspace, we think of large, near-peer nation-states with sophisticated militaries’ incredibly capable cyberwarriors at their disposal. We think of countries like Russia, China, and North Korea. But the threat against America extends beyond…

Leveraging AI and ML to fight back against government cyber threats

This article was contributed by Carolyn Duby, the Solutions Architect and Cyber Security Lead at Cloudera.Gartner anticipates an estimated 300 percent growth in connected devices by 2020 sparked by faster 5G networks bringing an explosion of inexpensive, connected devices. While this…

Enhanced Cyber Readiness: Cloudera’s platform-based approach strengthens federal cyber posture

Cyberattacks are on the rise, as adversarial states and state-sponsored actors pivot quickly to take advantage of current events, including the disruptions associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. Cybersecurity is a significant problem for government agencies —a problem tailor made for…

2020 Asset Management Trends: As IT Complexity Increases, Visibility Plummets

IT infrastructure barely resembles what it looked like just 5 years ago: More than 50 percent of all VMs now reside in the cloud Employees turn to an average of four devices to conduct work IoT devices will exceed all…

Security Intelligence and Analytics in the Public Sector: Focus On The Mission At Hand

As state agencies, civilian agencies and military branches grow more dependent on systems and communications in cyberspace, defending the underlying infrastructure and information and the data it transports is absolutely essential to our nation’s security and well-being. Cyber threats are…

Why Does Asset Management Matter for 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. This white paper explores why asset management — once…

Securing school networks in the age of COVID-19

We are in the midst of a dramatic global cultural change due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Online education and remote work environments that were once flexible options are now becoming the new normal — and demand is only increasing. Due…

“Some Things Haven’t Changed” – Chris Wilkinson discusses the difficult task of defending government networks

Just last month, the Prime Minister of Australia, Scott Morrison, announced that his country was facing a massive cyberattack that was impacting, “Australian organizations across a range of sectors, including all levels of government, industry, political organizations, education, health, essential…