8:13 am, April 24, 2014

Search Result

Search Tags:  insider threats

Dispute over report about secret NSA budget

The National Security Agency on Thursday disputed a published report that secret intelligence budget files provided by agency leaker Edward Snowden show that the surveillance agency warned in 2012 that it planned to investigate up to 4,000 cases of possible internal security breaches.

Tags: NSA , workforce ,

Friday - 08/30/2013, 09:38am EDT

Obama issues agencies new policies for combating insider threats

President Barack Obama has issued new agency standards for protecting classified information from insider threats. In a Presidential Memorandum issued Wednesday, Obama provided the heads of executive branch departments and agencies the new National Insider Threat Policy as well as the minimum standards to be employed by each agency in standing up its own insider-threat programs. Details on the new policy and the standards were not made public.

Tags: information sharing , Barack Obama , cybersecurity , WikiLeaks

Wednesday - 11/21/2012, 07:40pm EST

NIST rewrites FISMA standards as cyber threats evolve

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has issued a major revision to the Federal Information Security Management Act, which governs agency information security policies. Ron Ross, a NIST fellow and the agency's FISMA implementation project leader, joined In Depth with Francis Ross to discuss the FISMA additions.

Tags: FISMA , technology , cybersecurity , In Depth , Ron Ross , Francis Rose , mobile security ,

Monday - 03/05/2012, 06:18pm EST

Insider threats a cyber concern at DHS

Immigration processing is vulnerable to insider threats according to a new report from the DHS inspector general.

Tags: Federal Drive , Cybersecurity Update , DHS , USCIS , IG

Monday - 02/28/2011, 10:30am EST

Survey: Insider cyber threats more costly

Dawn Cappelli, technical manager of the enterprise threat and vulnerability teams at CERT, explains why insider threats are viewed are costing organizations more money.

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , technology , Dawn Cappelli , CERT , CSO Magazine , Dorobek Insider

Wednesday - 02/09/2011, 01:26pm EST