Frank Cilluffo

  • Decision to consolidate cyber roles in NSC creates broader uncertainty across federal initiatives

    Former federal cyber executives say the NSC’s decision to consolidate the cyber coordinator role sends the wrong signal publicly.

  • Mike Papay, Northrop Grumman, and Frank Cilluffo, GW University

    Embedding cybersecurity into the Defense Department’s design, manufacturing, and supply chain is a goal the Pentagon sees is possible. Mike Papay is Chief Information Security Officer and Vice President at Northrop Grumman, and Frank Cilluffo is director of the George Washington University Cybersecurity Initiative and the Homeland Security Policy Institute. On In Depth with Francis Rose, they offered steps the DoD can take to address the issue.

  • White House now thinks smaller is better for cyber bills

    Michael Daniel, the White House cyber coordinator, said the administration believes getting cyber legislation through Congress on small pieces is more likely to be successful than in one comprehensive bill. Legislation to update FISMA, to improve information sharing and to expand the workforce all have garnered bi-partisan support.

  • Ridge: Intelligence, information sharing saving lives

    Former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge sites information sharing advances shown by toner bomb case as examples of life-saving intelligence.