All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Office of Personnel Management’

When it comes to cybersecurity, is our government strong or do red flags remain?

When it comes to cybersecurity, is our government strong or do red flags remain?

Last month, the Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity – a working group established by President Barack Obama to help identify …

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Answering the age old security conundrum – who is at fault for a breach?

Answering the age old security conundrum – who is at fault for a breach?

Despite an increased focus and attention on securing networks, it seems that cyber breaches are only increasingly in frequency and …

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A silver lining to the OPM breach – more federal focus on security

A silver lining to the OPM breach – more federal focus on security

The breach of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) in June has dominated headlines this summer, and for good reason. …

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Why one breach begets more breaches – a look at the DropBox “breach”

Why one breach begets more breaches – a look at the DropBox “breach”

As was recently illustrated in the Access Granted, “Seven Myths of Cybersecurity,” infographic series, Americans have a pretty serious issue …

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OPM breach catches government off guard

OPM breach catches government off guard

Your employer’s human resources department is privy to a lot of information about you. They have your social security number, …

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Anatomy of a breach –  analyzing the impacts of recent, high-profile security incidents

Anatomy of a breach – analyzing the impacts of recent, high-profile security incidents

On July 22, 2015, security experts Jeff Schmidt – the CEO of Authomate – and Doug Howard – the CEO …

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OPM breach clearly illustrates need for better identity and access management

OPM breach clearly illustrates need for better identity and access management

U.S. government employees got some very bad news in early June when it was announced that the Office of Personnel …

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