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. 



RSA Conference 2013

Sunday, February 24, 2013 to Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Donna Dodson, director of the NIST Computer Security Division and acting executive director of the NCCoE, will speak on a distinguished panel at RSA on February 28 from 10:40 to 11:40am titled, “Roadmap Toward a More Secure and Resilient Cyber Ecosystem.” 

Visit the NCCoE at booth #250 this week at the 2013 RSA conference in San Francisco. We’re excited to meet cyber enthusiasts, learn about emerging technologies and find prospective collaborators. Some highlights:

  • Dr. Pat Gallagher, director of NIST, will be at the NCCoE booth on Wednesday, February 27 from 4 - 4:30 pm.
  • NCCoE Deputy Director Nate Lesser will be at the CyberMaryland booth #216 to discuss the center, its business process, and the Secure Exchange of Health Information Demonstration Project on Wednesday, February 27, at 2:30 pm.

Visit the NCCoE booth for a Trusted Geolocation in the Cloud technical demonstration:

  • Monday, February 25 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Tuesday, February 26 from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday, February 27 from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm and 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 28 from 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Rock Stars of Cybersecurity/Threats and Counter Measures

Monday, September 12, 2016

Brian Barrios will speak at Rock Stars of Cybersecurity/Threats and Counter Measures at the EMP Museum in Seattle, W.A. on September 13, 2016. In his session "Should Organizations Share Threat Intel to Avoid the Next Cybergeddon?" he will discuss the risks and benefits of sharing, whether legislation is necessary to drive improvement against cyber attacks, and whether sharing will actually mitigate a cybergeddon. The conference will feature cybersecurity authorities from leading companies delivering case studies and actionable advice that for attendees to immediately put to use.

Securing Federal Identity 2016

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Join government and security executives and industry leaders in Washington, D.C. for a one-day showcase featuring comprehensive coverage of efforts toward strong authentication technology in government identity programs. NCCoE Senior Security Engineer Bill Newhouse will participate in a panel session on Derived Credentials at 11am.