NVTC

Cybersecurity and Privacy

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Mission Statement

Our mission is to position NVTC and its members involved with the development of cyber security solutions and services as industry thought leaders and go-to resources for those looking to learn more on this critical topic (including the media). The primary focus of this committee is to educate and provide best practices on all aspects of cyber security. Through educational forums and insightful dialogue with NVTC members, the committee will become a valuable resource for those in the Northern Virginia technology community who want to stay updated on the current issues and developments that pertain to cyber security.


What's New

Governor Bob McDonnell, Office of Virginia's Secretary of Technology, Cyber Report: Virginia's Innovation Ecosystem: The Trusted Leader in Growing Cyber Security Solutions
Committee Leaders

Co-Chair
Richard Tracy
Telos
rick.tracy@telos.com
Bio

Co-Chair
Sherryl Dorch
Raytheon Trusted Computer Solutions
SDorch@TrustedCS.com

Board Liaison
Evan Weisel
W2 Communications
evan@w2comm.com

Board Liaison
John Wood
Telos
john.wood@telos.com


Meetings

Committee Meetings - Northern Virginia Technology Council May 21, 2014

Speaker: Adam Vincent, CEO, Cyber Squared Inc.

Networking begins at 7:30 AM
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Morrison Foerster
1650 Tysons Blvd, 4th floor
McLean, VA

Speaker's Biography: Adam is an internationally renowned information security expert and is currently the CEO and a founder at Cyber Squared Inc. With over a decade of experience in programming, network security, penetration testing, cryptography design & cryptanalysis, identity and access control, and a detailed expertise in information security, Vincent brought that knowledge to the company’s creation of ThreatConnectÿ, the first threat intelligence platform. He currently serves as an advisor to multiple security-focused organizations and has provided consultation to numerous businesses ranging from start-ups to governments, Fortune 500 organizations, and top financial institutions. Adam holds an MS in computer science with graduate certifications in computer security and information assurance from George Washington University

June 18, 2014

Speaker- Arun Sood, founder of SCIT Labs

Networking begins at 7:30 AM
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Morrison Foerster
1650 Tysons Blvd, 4th floor
McLean, VA





Upcoming Events

Committee Events - Northern Virginia Technology Council
Cybersecurity & Privacy Committee Event
May 2, 2014

Join the "Disrupters" - Mobile Security Technologies Ahead of the Curve
Registration: 7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Registration and Networking
Meeting: 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. Program
The Ritz Carlton
1700 Tysons Blvd.
McLean, VA
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Data Center and Cybersecurity & Privacy Committee Event
May 29, 2014

Leveraging Cloud to Secure Critical Systems and Improve Customer Privacy
Registration: 7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Registration and Networking
Meeting: 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. Program
The Ritz Carlton
1700 Tysons Blvd.
McLean, VA
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To see the entire lineup of NVTC Events click here.



Event Archives

January 29, 2013
BYOD: Bring Your Own Device or Bring Your Own Disaster?

April 11, 2012
The Anatomy of an Enterprise Cyberattack


News

Cyberattacks on the upswing
FCW | Amber Corrin
October 9, 2012

White House Unveils Initiative to Fight Computer Viruses
Bloomberg | Eric Engleman
May 30, 2012

Thrift Savings Plan hackers could be targeting other government data
Nextgov | Aliya Sternstein
May 29, 2012

40% of U.S. government Web sites fail security test
Network World, Inc.
March 15, 2012

U.S. report says China has tested its cyberattack capabilities
The Seattle Times
March 7, 2012

NSA Chief Seeks Bigger Cybersecurity Role
The Wall Street Journal
February 27, 2012

Nearly 30 percent say breaches resulted in medical identity theft, new Ponemon report finds
Dark Reading
February 16, 2012

Chinese Hackers Suspected In Long-Term Nortel Breach
The Wall Street Journal
February 14, 2012

FBI Director Says Cyberthreat Will Surpass Threat From Terrorists
ABC News
January 31, 2012

Report Ranks U.S. 4th Among 23 Countries in Cyber Defense
Gannett Government Media Corporation
January 31, 2012

BREAKING: State's John Streufert will become new director of the DHS National Cybersecurity Division.
Exclusive: State's Streufert moving to DHS Friday
FederalNewsRadio.com
January 13, 2012

Department Of Energy Launches Initiative With Industry To Better Protect The Nation's Electric Grid From Cyber Threats
PRESS RELEASE - SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL
eNews Park Forest
January 6, 2012


Mobile, social engineering top data security management concerns
SearchCIO
January 10, 2012

Why Iran Didn't Admit Stuxnet Was an Attack
NDU Press
October 2011