Information sharing environment

DHS official: Info sharing market ripe for disruption


The relentless push for cyberthreat information sharing and the proliferation of cybersecurity tools have left many enterprise CISOs feeling overwhelmed, officials and executives told an audience at a cybersecurity conference in Washington, D.C., Thursday.

Cyber intelligence: More isn’t always better, warn officials


When it comes to cyber intelligence and the newly coined need-to-share it, more isn't necessarily better, civilian and military cyber leaders cautioned Tuesday.

Apple launches bug bounty program


Apple announced to a crowded auditorium at the Las Vegas-based Black Hat security conference that it is planning to launch a new bug bounty program, which will offer cash to security researchers who find and reveal undisclosed vulnerabilities in Apple's software and hardware products to the company.

HHS offering $400,000 to jumpstart health care info sharing


The Department of Health and Human Services is looking for an existing health care organization experienced in sharing cyberthreat information to serve as the official information sharing and analysis organization between the department and the broader public health sector.

IT crucial to smooth 2017 presidential transition


Technology will play a key role in the safeguarding of information and reducing the glacial pace of adjustment​ when a new administration enters the White House a year from now, a panel of presidential transition experts said Wednesday.