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Practical strategies to establish a zero-trust security environment

by CyberScoop Staff

Splunk security strategist James Young highlights lessons learned embracing zero-trust practices internally and what agencies can learn from the experience.

Anti-virus firm Avast shuts down its data-selling subsidiary

by Sean Lyngaas

The episode reinforced concerns about the ability of big tech firms to collect and monetize user data.

How agencies can leverage their CDM data to improve operational awareness

by Jeff Stone

By capturing ‘data-to-everything,’ agencies are gaining new insights from CDM tools that go well beyond their security posture, say security experts.

Splunk tells users to patch ‘Y2K-style’ flaw

by Sean Lyngaas

The issue, which affects all iterations of the Splunk platform, would keep users from getting accurate results when they query threat data.

Why CDM tools – and their data – are important to reduce cybersecurity risk

by Jeff Stone

Agencies reduce their risk to security vulnerabilities when they utilize the data collected through continuous diagnostics and mitigation tools, a security expert says.

How identifying bogus checks at M&T Bank is a lot like hunting cybercriminals

by Jeff Stone

The top cybersecurity official at M&T Bank explains how analytics — and his NSA background — have reshaped the institution's approach to catching check fraud.