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Cybersecurity

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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Chip Cybersecurity TV RSA 2017 San Francisco

[vc_row css=".vc_custom_1489750265370{margin-right: 40px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text] While attending RSA in San Francisco in March 2017, Chip Block was interviewed by Cybersecurity TV's Trevor Rudolph, COO of Whitehawk. During the interview, Chip discussed his participation in ACT-IAC's cybersecurity panel advising the transition team to the then incoming administration, including technology, cybersecurity, workforce, and IoT.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Government Cybersecurity for the New Administration     Closing the gap in the cybersecurity workforce     Rudolph and Block also discussed ideas on how...

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Paralegal techtalk eDiscovery gwu

Bruce Markowitz, Vice President of eDiscovery, will present at GW Paralegal Tech Talk: Cybersecurity in eDiscovery on March 14 in Washington, DC. Bruce Markowitz will lead two sessions at GW Paralegal Tech Talk: eDiscovery 101 and eDiscovery Cybersecurity 101. Bruce Markowitz has been asked to present at GW because of his successful career in litigation support and his deep knowledge of the intersection cybersecurity in eDiscovery.   “Paralegals...

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ny dfs cyber regulation webinar 2017

New York Department of Financial Services Cyber Webinar: Table Stakes for Compliance   Two Industry Thought Leaders: Chip Block, Vice President of Evolver, and Rick Borden, Counsel of Robinson+Cole come together for this much needed and urgent legal and technical discussion for business executives.   Together, they will review the NY DFS Cyber Regulation that went into effect March 1, 2017. [Did you miss the webinar?  Watch the...

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tim rudolph cybersecurity

Dr. Rudolph will contribute his extensive cybersecurity knowledge to the greater marketplace in a leadership role at Evolver.   Evolver, a leading provider of technology services to commercial and government clients, today announced the addition of Dr. Tim Rudolph as Vice President and cybersecurity technology lead. He comes as a senior innovation leader bringing nearly 30 years of government and commercial experience with the United States Air...

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cyber risk quantification Evolver

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="3/4"][vc_column_text] The Solution to Medical Device Security Could Save Tens of Thousands of Lives and Millions of Dollars [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="18px"][vc_column_text]The cybersecurity of medical devices has become a major topic in recent news in the last year as stories about the vulnerabilities of the Hospira Infusion System 1 and the St. Jude implantable devices 2  hit the front pages.  The threat to patient safety through the cyber-attack of devices...

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Cyber Risk Quantification Evolver

Cyber risk quantification identifies assets, understands threat communities, defines the loss event, and determines the financial impact of a data breach.   A cyber risk quantification, as with any type of assessment, must start with proper scoping.   Specifically to cyber risk quantification, it is essential to clearly establish who, what and how. Who – Threat Source (examples = hackers, privileged insiders, cyber criminals, or nation states) What –...

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