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Sean Plankey Named DataRobot Cyber Missions DirectorExecutive Moves

Sean Plankey Named DataRobot Cyber Missions Director

Sean Plankey, a cybersecurity and government veteran, has been appointed director of cyber missions at enterprise artificial intelligence company DataRobot.
Report: Draft Executive Order to Require Software Vendors to Notify Federal Customers of Cyber BreachesNews

Report: Draft Executive Order to Require Software Vendors to Notify Federal Customers of Cyber Breaches

A draft of an executive order would direct software companies to inform federal agency clients in the event of a
Reports: White House Eyes Formation of Task Force to Investigate China-Linked Microsoft Exchange Server CompromiseNews

Reports: White House Eyes Formation of Task Force to Investigate China-Linked Microsoft Exchange Server Compromise

The White House is considering forming a task force to address a cyber attack on on-premise Microsoft Exchange Servers launched
Biden Announces ‘Urgent Initiative’ to Improve US CybersecurityNews

Biden Announces ‘Urgent Initiative’ to Improve US Cybersecurity

President Joe Biden said his administration is introducing an “urgent initiative” to improve the country’s cybersecurity, The Hill reported Thursday.
Biden’s COVID-19 Relief Plan Includes Over $10B in Funds for Federal IT Modernization, Cybersecurity EffortsNews

Biden’s COVID-19 Relief Plan Includes Over $10B in Funds for Federal IT Modernization, Cybersecurity Efforts

President-elect Joe Biden has proposed a potential $1.9T COVID-19 pandemic relief package that urges Congress to approve more than $10B in
GovCon Expert: Tommy Gardner: The Acquisition of Cyber SystemsGovCon Expert

GovCon Expert: Tommy Gardner: The Acquisition of Cyber Systems

In the latest feature from Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Expert program, GovCon Expert Tommy Gardner, PE and CTO of HP Federal,…
SAP NS2’s Mark Testoni Urges US Firms to Use Latest Cybersecurity Platforms Amid Iran TensionsPress Releases

SAP NS2’s Mark Testoni Urges US Firms to Use Latest Cybersecurity Platforms Amid Iran Tensions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 14, 2020 — SAP National Security Services CEO Mark Testoni said that government or commercial organizations that support many…
Iranian Hackers Claim Breach of US Government WebsiteNews

Iranian Hackers Claim Breach of US Government Website

An Iran government-linked hacking group targeted a website of the U.S. Federal Depository Library Program in retaliation for a drone…
FireEye’s Tom Topping: Threat Intelligence Could Help Agencies Defend Against Most Likely AttackersNews

FireEye’s Tom Topping: Threat Intelligence Could Help Agencies Defend Against Most Likely Attackers

Tom Topping, senior director of strategic programs at FireEye (Nasdaq: FEYE), has said threat intelligence and continuous visibility into their…
Trustwave’s Bill Rucker: Managed Security Services Could Help Agencies Safeguard High-Value AssetsNews

Trustwave’s Bill Rucker: Managed Security Services Could Help Agencies Safeguard High-Value Assets

Bill Rucker, president of Trustwave Government Solutions, has said government agencies seeking to protect their critical assets and sensitive data…