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.
Gavin O'Brien, computer scientist at the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence, will be presenting the NCCoE’s Practice Guide on securing electronic health records on mobile devices at mHealth Summit 2015 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in Washington, DC. He will also be participating in the IEEE Computer Society Rock Stars of Healthcare as part of the summit.
The NCCoE senior cybersecurity engineer Bill Fisher, along with representatives from Alert Enterprises and GlobalSign, will be speaking in the session, “Identity and Access Management: Challenges, Tradeoffs and Payoffs for Businesses” at CyberMaryland 2015. The conference will be held at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD from 10/28 – 10/29/15.
Cybersecurity engineers from the NCCoE will be in attendance at the 2015 ICS Cybersecurity conference at the Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center in Atlanta, GA. As the longest-running cyber security-focused conference for the industrial control systems sector, the event will cater to the energy, utility, chemical, transportation, manufacturing, and other industrial and critical infrastructure organizations.