Federal Update

FED ROUNDUP: JANUARY 2019

DISA’s January News DISA's Mission Partner Engagement Office (MPEO) increases forum frequency NIST’s January News Announcement: NIST PQC Standardization Process Candidates Announced Releases & Special Publications: Draft NISTIR 8196, "Security Analysis of First Responder Mobile and Wearable Devices NISTIR 8011 Volume 3, "Automation Support for Security Control Assessments: Software Asset ...

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Federal Update

MONTHLY FED ROUNDUP – NOVEMBER 2018

DISA’s November News DISA holds Forecast to Industry DISA celebrates Marines Corp Birthday NIST’s November News Releases & Special Publications: Draft NISTIR 8219, "Securing Manufacturing Industrial Control Systems: Behavioral Anomaly Detection SP 1800-19, Trusted Cloud: Security Practice Guide for VMWare Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure as a Service Draft project description, Securing Telehealth Remote ...

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FED IT Spending: Reviewing 2018 & Gauging 2019

2018 FEDERAL YEAR IN REVIEW 2018 was a stellar year for companies doing business with U.S. Federal Agencies. Over $95.6 billion dollars were allocated towards the procurement of secured IT products and solutions across Civilian, DoD, and the IC agencies. 2018 DoD IT Spend | $35.7 billion $42.5 billion originally allocated - not all ...

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Federal Update

MONTHLY FED ROUNDUP – SEPTEMBER 2018

DISA’s September News DISA Celebrates Air Force's 71st Birthday 2nd Operations Watch Floor Added to Protect DoD Information Network ENCORE III SBSA Awarded NIST’s September News Releases & Special Publications: SP 1800-5, IT Asset Management Draft NIST Internal Report (NISTIR) 8228, Considerations for Managing Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity and Privacy Risks ...

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Just When You Thought It Was Safe To Shut Down Your Computer

Although Cold Boot Attacks are considered to be somewhat of an antiquated method, largely due to the need for an attacker to have physical access to the machine, they still represent a threat to unprotected systems. By definition, a Cold Boot Attack is a type of side channel attack in which an ...

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