API Cybersecurity Conference for the Oil & Natural Gas Industry

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

The NCCoE will lead  a talk on "Industry/Government Partnership: Cybersecurity through Development of a NIST CSF Profile with US Coast Guard" as part of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework: Use & Deployment session at the 11th Annual Cybersecurity Conference for the Oil & Natural Gas Industry in Houston, Texas on Thursday, November 10, 1:00-2:10 pm CT. 

GridSecCon 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

NCCoE Senior Security Engineer Jim McCarthy will help lead a full day NIST NCCoE Workshop at GridSecCon on October 18, 2016 in Quebec City, Quebec. The  workshop will discuss top challenges facing the energy industry today, and review profiles and worked example solutions in IdAM, Situational Awareness, and Industrial Control Systems. Topics will also include the NIST Cybersecurity Portfolio and Cybersecurity Framework (CSF). 

AEHIX 16 Fall Forum

Thursday, November 3, 2016

NCCoE Computer Scientist Gavin O'Brien will participate in the "Information Security: It's Everyone's Problem" session from 10:30m-11:30am at the AEHIX 16 Fall Forum in Phoenix, Arizona. This session explores the current threat landscape and identifies best practices for protecting the organization and information vital to patient care and business operations. This fall forum aims to bring together thought leaders from across health IA, IT, and IS specialties to network and share ideas on how IT can help bend the cost curve.

Mid-Atlantic Healthcare IT Security Leaders' Summit

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

NCCoE Computer Scientist Gavin O’Brien will speak at the Mid-Atlantic Healthcare IT Security Leaders Summit on “Securing the Healthcare Sector at the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence” on August 24 at 2pm. Hosted by infoLock Technologies, the summit brings together security leaders and executives from healthcare systems in the eastern United States for facilitated discussion and idea sharing regarding some of the most pressing information security issues facing the healthcare industry today.

TTI/Vanguard Cybersecurity Conference

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

The NCCoE will host TTI/Vanguard members for sector roundtables and demos as part of their 2016 Cybersecurity Conference from noon to 4 p.m. on September 28. TTI/Vanguard’s visit will include demos of example solutions in the areas of health IT, energy, financial services, and IoT, as well as roundtables led by NCCoE experts on health IT, energy, financial services, retail/consumer, and transportation sectors to provide a solutions-oriented deep dive into the issues facing that sector. 

The CyberMaryland Conference

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 to Thursday, October 20, 2016

The CyberMaryland Conference is an annual two-day event presented jointly by The National Cyber Security Hall of Fame and Federal Business Council (FBC) in conjunction with academia, government, and private industry organizations. NCCoE Senior Security Engineer Don Tobin will lead a Cyber Threat Intelligence Forum on "Restoring Data Integrity After a Destructive Malware or Ransomware Attack" on Thursday, October 20 at 9 a.m. This presentation will cover the work being done at the NCCoE on methods to effectively recover and restore systems to normal operations after a data corruption attack. The conference will take place at the Baltimore Hilton Hotel.

2016 Cybersecurity Brainstorm

Monday, September 12, 2016

NCCoe Director of Operations Tim McBride will speak on the panel "Predictive Security: The Best Offense Is A Good Defense" at the 2016 Cybersecurity Brainstorm on September 13 from 9:15am-10:00am at the Newseum in Washington, DC. The panel will address several questions, including: Is government moving effectively towards predictive security approaches that can improve both compliance and defense? What role does the evolving CDM program play when it comes to using Information Security Continuous Monitoring (ISCM) data for effective security? Where do security intelligence and cognitive capabilities play into this challenge? How can clarification of defensive and offensive cybersecurity approaches help? Is there a silver bullet to help agencies meet both requirements?

FS-ISAC Fall Summit

Sunday, October 23, 2016

NCCoE Chief Engineer Harry Perper will present a session titled "Practical Solutions for Managing Access and Assets" at the 2016 FS-ISAC Fall Summit in Nashville, TN on Monday, October 24 from 2:45 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. The session provides an overview of the NCCoE and describe two projects that were identified as significant challenges by FS-ISAC members. The first project outlines a practical solution for identifying and managing IT assets within an organization. The second project, Access Rights Management, addresses how to integrate diverse identity and access management platforms to better control access rights. These projects were initiated through discussions with FS-ISAC members and have broad applicability across the financial sector.