DHS, Blockchain/Breach, Breach Barometer

TLP White:  We start with an announcement from the Department of Homeland Security about the formation of a National Risk Management Center.  We also address some amendments to Ohio law which have implications for Blockchain and data breaches.  We conclude with...

Exercise Exercise Exercise

Policy Analysis – This past week, H-ISAC announced the launch of a new tabletop exercise – Cyber Outbreak. Cyber Outbreak will test the sector’s ability to respond to cyber-threats, share information, and maintain resilience during attacks against critical...

September 21 – Hurricane Response

Policy Analysis – This week, we are going to look at H-ISAC’s work to support the sector maintain resiliency during hurricane season. Ed Brennan, the Director of Operations at H-ISAC, filled me in on his work leading the ISAC’s hurricane response efforts in recent...

September 14 – How a Bill Becomes a Law

TLP White Policy Analysis – After years of debate (or at least threat of debate) on a Federal data breach notification law, Congress has approached the subject with a new sense of energy in the wake of the Equifax breach. The breach, which may have exposed PII of 143...

Post-Tropical Cyclone Irma SitRep 9-12-17

(0900Z) This information is marked TLP White – Subject to standard copyright rules, TLP: WHITE information may be distributed without restriction. Please note that all H-ISAC employees are safe. Quick Look: Irma is now a Post-Tropical Cyclone and will continue...