A New Beginning

Today is a new beginning for RSA as we are now a part of the collective team of Dell Technologies, the world’s largest privately controlled tech company. No doubt, many of you are asking what the impact of this merger will be to RSA. I am happy to tell you that RSA’s mission remains unchanged.…

Deciphering the Debate Over Encryption

Today, I testified before the United States House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations hearing entitled “Deciphering the Debate Over Encryption: Industry and Law Enforcement Perspectives.”  While this is a complicated, nuanced issue, there are some key points that I feel very strongly help frame the discussion. I’ve recently covered these…

Amit Yoran’s Predictions for 2016

This year marked a strategic shift from a maniacal focus on prevention, toward greater balance on monitoring, detection, and response capabilities. It’s become cliché́ to say that breaches are inevitable and that faster detection and more accurate incident scoping are the way forward. 2015 saw continued acceleration of threat evolution. What was considered an “advanced”…

The Other Stories Behind the DoJ’s Indictment

On Monday, the U.S. Department of Justice charged five Chinese military officers with cyber espionage against U.S. organizations in the metals and energy industries.  While the media have focused their news coverage on the spy vs. spy nature of the story and the tension the indictment adds to already tense international relationships, there’s a more…