The Justice Department joined the whistleblower lawsuit against Symantec Corporation on Tuesday. The department accuses the technology contractor of providing inaccurate prices to the General Services Administration, violating the False Claims Act.
Aileen Black and Gigi Schumm from Accelerated Growth Strategies will discuss new technologies that could help federal agencies save money and operate more efficiently. April 15, 2014
Organizations postponed several large conferences earlier this week after the government shutdown. More than 100 other events are scheduled in October in the Washington area, and could be in jeopardy if the partial closure of the government continues.
The company says both sites have been scrubbed of malware and vulnerabilities have been closed. The “drive-by” attack that affected the sites is a growing type of cyber hack that looks for holes in popular websites. FederalNewsRadio.com and WTOP.com are available again to users of all Internet browsers.
Tiffany Jones, director of public sector strategy for Symantec, joins Industry Chatter with Francis Rose to information security and management. While many agencies are attuned to the cybersecurity threat, the concept of better managing information throughout its lifecycle is one key area that agencies may be missing, Jones said.
Gigi Schumm, vice president and general manager Public Sector of Symantec, talks about computer security. December 18, 2012
The Duqu virus, widely known as a “twin” to the Stuxnet worm that targeted Iran’s nuclear infrastructure, is evolving yet again. Software security firm Symantec said the program has a new variant altered “just enough…to evade some security product detections.”
On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.
The holidays are a big time for spammers so be on the lookout.
Host John Gilroy is joined by John Bordwine, public sector CTO at Symantec. They will discuss ”Endpoint” security and how it applies to mobile technology. June 7, 2011