Cybersecurity incidents affecting consumer-facing businesses threaten the financial security of companies and the public, weakening consumer confidence, eroding individual privacy protections, and damaging the brand value and reputation of businesses.
Join us for a casual lunch bringing together the Maryland community attending RSA. Discover new business development opportunities and ways to get involved with the NIST Cybersecurity Center of Excellence. The CyberMaryland @ RSA Global Partnership Lunch will take place on March 1 from 11:30AM - 1:30PM at the Hyatt Regency Embarcadero in San Francisco, CA.
The NCCoE will be co-exhibiting with NIST at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Conference and Exhibition from Feb. 29 to March 4, 2016.
On Feb. 8, 2016, the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) celebrated its move to expanded new facilities with a ribbon cutting dedication and expert panel discussions featuring senior elected and government officials and the CEOs and presidents of several large companies.
NCCoE staff and partners demonstrated several of the center’s current projects that address challenges faced by many organizations, such as access control, mobile device security, online identity authentication, data integrity, situational awareness, and IT asset management. The 5,574 square-meter (60,000 square-foot) facility has 22 labs, including two large enough to hold vehicles for cybersecurity testing.
In light of increased and more sophisticated cyber threats, the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) has developed an assessment tool to help companies understand, mitigate, and manage potential cyber threats.
Nate Lesser, deputy director of the NCCoE, will be speaking at this event.
Splunk has been working with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on an IT asset management system for the financial sector that uses commercially-available products.
The reference architecture, in which Splunk serves as the Operational Intelligence platform, can help financial institutions reduce their risk by enhancing the visibility of assets, identifying vulnerable assets and enabling faster response to security threats.
Representatives from the NCCoE were in attendance for the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, NV.
Recent, well-publicized cybersecurity incidents within the retail space has impacted the industry—weakening consumer confidence, eroding privacy, and damaging businesses’ brand and reputation. As the holiday season approaches, increasing cybersecurity at the point of sale and for payment technologies has become a critical priority for consumer-facing businesses. Join us for a lively discussion on the trends and challenges to improving cybersecurity in the retail industry.