Scott Algeier

  • What FEMA is to disaster response, CISA should be for cyber response

    Chris Krebs, the director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency at DHS, said recent ransomware attacks on Baltimore, Louisiana and Texas brought to light the need for a more coordinated federal, state, local and private sector response to cyber attacks.

  • Breaking down the barriers to improve cyber threat information sharing

    “The government doesn’t have a monopoly on threat intelligence in this space.” That’s what Tonya Uggoretz, the director of the cyber threat intelligence integration center, said quite profoundly back in April.

  • FDIC taking steps to strengthen cybersecurity

    The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation is taking a range of steps to strengthen its cybersecurity posture, including an end-to-assessment and limiting employees’ ability to copy information to removable hardware.

  • Industry, government find common ground in cyber realm

    The Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Emily Kopp hosts a panel discussion on how industry and the government are working together on meeting their shared cybersecurity goals.

  • DHS embeds industry analyst at cyber watch center

    A full-time IT ISAC analyst will be embedded at DHS’s National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center under the new partnership