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Meet the Ransomware Task Force Steering Committee

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Hack the Plant Episode 34: Preparing for the potential worst day

In this episode, Bryson Bort is joined by Paul Shaver, Global OT Security Practice Lead at Mandiant / Google Cloud to discuss the cyber threat landscape. How did Paul’s military background play a role in his decision to start working with control systems? What is the difference between an advanced persistent threat and a regular threat? What does Paul think is the best way to protect against documented threats from nation-state actors?

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Applied Trust and Safety Initiative

IST Hosts Trust & Safety Roundtable at AI Expo

Experts from across the technology ecosystem weighed in on Trust & Safety (T&S) opportunities, risks, and mitigation strategies in AI-enabled consumer products and services.

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Future of Digital Security

IST Statement on President Biden’s National Security Memorandum on Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience

The Institute for Security and Technology (IST) commends the Biden-Harris Administration for this week releasing its National Security Memorandum (NSM) 22 on Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience. IST offers the following observations and reflections on NSM-22.

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IST Submits Comments on the Bureau of Industry and Security’s Proposed Regulation Involving U.S. Infrastructure as a Service Products

The Institute for Security and Technology this week submitted comments on the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Taking Additional Steps To Address the National Emergency With Respect to Significant Malicious Cyber-Enabled Activities, which intends to deter foreign malicious cyber actors’ use of U.S. Infrastructure as a Service products. 

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Announcing Recipients of the Inaugural Cyber Policy Awards

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Future of Digital Security

Hack the Plant Episode 33: The ICS Hacker

In this episode of the Hack the Plant podcast, Bryson Bort sits down with Claroty director of research and industrial control system (ICS) vulnerability expert Sharon Brizinov to discuss everything ICS. What are the most common vulnerabilities threatening ICS security? What’s the impact of cybersecurity controls standardization? And if he could wave a magic wand, what is one thing he’d change in the ICS industry?

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Future of Digital Security

The Hill: The future of clean energy hinges on cybersecurity 

The Biden administration earlier this month announced $20 billion in awards through the Inflation Reduction Act for climate and clean energy projects nationwide that aim to reduce or avoid up to 40 million metric tons of carbon annually over the next seven years. The success of this ambitious investment hinges on a crucial, if often overlooked, factor: the cybersecurity of the clean energy technologies underlying these projects. 

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Announcing Finalists for the inaugural Cyber Policy Awards

The Cyber Policy Awards organizing committee is pleased to announce selection of 16 finalists who are in contention to receive “The Atlas” trophy, chosen by an august panel of judges from across the cyber community.

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