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liveworx IoT medical device

IoT  and medical device panel to discuss efforts to secure medical devices and clinical environments from external and internal threats   [caption id="attachment_9939" align="alignright" width="164"] Chip Block, Vice President, Evolver[/caption] Chip Block, frequent author and speaker on the topic of cybersecurity and medical devices, will lead a panel at LiveWorx in Boston, May 22 – May 25:  Code Blue: Rethinking Security for Clinical Environments   Hospitals and physicians offices are...

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cyber risk quantification background medium

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]For three successive weeks, Evolver cyber executives hosted a popular webinar series entitled Navigating Cyber through Monetary Risk Quantification.  The three sessions covered the topics of monetary risk quantification as it applies to: purchasing cyber insurance, technology investment, and managing vendors.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/6"][vc_single_image image="8791" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_column_text] Cyber Insurance Webinar Highlights   Chip Block and Ed Peck presented overall concepts of risk quantification through the use of the software tool...

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fda cybersecurity conference 2017

  Dr. Tim Rudolph, Vice President of Cybersecurity and Chip Block, Vice President are attending the Public Workshop – Cybersecurity of Medical Devices: A Regulatory Science Gap Analysis on May 18-19, 2017. The event is hosted by The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), in association with National Science Foundation (NSF) and Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology (DHS, S&T). [Read more about the event.] The event is...

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wcrypt cyber barbarians

[vc_row][vc_column][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Given the recent events with the WCrypt (a.k.a., WannaCry, WannaCrypt, WannaCryptor) attacks, Evolver offers perspective on the current state of cybersecurity.   Evolver Vice Presidents, Chip Block and Dr. Tim Rudolph are frequent speakers and authors of many thought leadership articles and papers on the hot topic of cybersecurity. They offer their opinions on the proper course of action for government regulators and actionable items for organizations to implement...

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cyber insurance article

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] [caption id="attachment_9939" align="alignleft" width="150"] Chip Block, Vice President, Evolver[/caption]   RiskLens recently featured Evolver Vice President Chip Block in a cyber insurance article entitled: Cyber Insurance: Smart Shopping When “Every Policy Is Different” by Jeff B. Copeland [Read article]     RiskLens is a software company that specializes in the quantification of cybersecurity risk, and is a partner to Evolver. RiskLens is the only risk quantification software purpose-built on FAIR, the only international standard quantitative model for information security and operational...

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speaker fair institute

The DC Chapter of the FAIR Institute hold its local meeting on May 12th at Evolver’s headquarters in Reston, VA. Register for the opportunity to meet with your peers across a variety of industries and learn from each other’s expertise and operational practices and to exchange views on possible applications of FAIR.     May’s guest speaker is Don Johnson from the Office of the Undersecretary of Defense,...

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ACT-IAC Healthcare Cyber

Focusing on the critical area of cybersecurity as it relates to healthcare, ACT-IAC hosts 2017 Cybersecurity Forum: Prescription for Healthcare Cyber.     Speakers will discuss challenges and barriers the health care industry encounters when securing itself against cyber-attacks.   Greater understanding and guidance are needed to help the healthcare industry bolster information security and reduce their organization’s footprint to cyber threats. In reality, cybersecurity is an enterprise-wide risk management...

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technology innovations evolver

IT Executive offers his reflections on technology innovation, its failures, and spin offs over the past 30 years.   Evolver VP Chip Block has been racking up the frequent flyer miles and enjoying in-flight WiFi. On his recent trip home to Washington, D.C., from a speaking engagement in Los Angeles, he penned these reflections about the technology industry.   [icon name="arrow-circle-right" class="" unprefixed_class=""]  Click here to read the article...

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More and more corporations and federal agencies are beginning their cybersecurity planning and implementation with a cyber risk quantification.  This process identifies assets, understands threat communities, defines the loss event, and determines the financial impact of a data breach.   Click here to read our recent article “What is involved in cyber risk quantification?”   In this short video from Evolver, Inc., we uncover three surprising results...

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  Chip Block, Vice President of Evolver, will serve as a panelist on Former Secretary of Homeland Security, Tom Ridge’s panel “Cybersecurity – how to mitigate your national risk”.   [caption id="attachment_9754" align="alignleft" width="213"] Chip Block, Vice President Evolver[/caption] Block was asked to participate in the cybersecurity panel because of his acumen and thought leadership, including his international perspective.   Of the opportunity, Block said "I"m excited to have been asked...

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