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Active Cyber Surveys the Standards Landscape for OT and IoT Systems Security

A Plethora of Standards and Guidance for OT / IoT Security In my research into OT and IoT systems security, I have come across a plethora of guidance and standards...

Measuring the Cyber Resiliency of OT and IT Systems

Recently, I was talking with my daughter, the engineer, about testing. She is the lead engineer for payload integration and test for a large NASA space telescope. Our discussion got...

Active Cyber Interviews NIST Scientists on the Next Generation Access Control Standard

Many years ago I was hosting a series of workshops on a variety of security topics. One of those topics dealt with role-based, attribute-based, and policy-based access control approaches and...

JHUAPL Brings SOAR Technology to Universities As Part of Educational Outreach and Adoption Strategy

Adopting a new technology can be fun but also challenging, especially if the technology is new to the market and there isn’t a lot of veteran users around who can...

Acquired Data Solutions Offers Help to Businesses to Meet New Federal and DoD Cyber Compliance Standards

Securing operational technology and IoT has just received a new compliance push as the DoD is targeting small businesses in its mandate for Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification. Katie Arrington, special...

Going and Coming to End of Summer Conferences

Going, Gone: I attended the 10th annual Billington Cybersecurity Summit last week. This 2 day, sold out event with over 1100 attendees at the Washington Convention Center had more than...

Krystal Covey of DCISE Discusses the DoD-DIB Threat Information Sharing Program with Active Cyber

Tools that provide threat information sharing have been a hot technology over the last couple of years. However the tools are only as good as the information that is provided....

Learn About Emerging Research in Autonomous Vehicle Safety and Security in This Active Cyber Interview With NIST’s Dr. Ed Griffor

Autonomous vehicles (AVs) have been given considerable attention lately, and for good reason, as large tech giants such as Google, Apple, Amazon and of course Tesla have invested hundreds of...

Active Cyber Highlights from Summer 2019 and Looking Forward to Autumn

Even though many of us are still in the dog days of summer, autumn is also just around the corner. Here are some of the active cyber highlight events for...