Living in the Washington, DC area, we are bombarded with advertisements touting services for the government. These ads include everything from logistic services to basic office services provided by companies that support the physically challenged to technology services. Ads that resonate with me are the ones for “cloud” services that tout being FedRAMP certified.
Continuing the discussion on the state and future of #MyIndustry, the information security industry, I bring you commentary based on the most recent news. UCLA Health may be ranked as one of the best healthcare facilities in the nation, but when it comes to information security it is as common as anyone else. On July 17…
When an information security analyst performs a risk assessment, the analyst is supposed to look at the full systems architecture in order to determine whether the required confidentiality of the data can be maintained, the integrity of that data can be proven, and the data is made available in a manner consistent with the business requirement. The analysis should also take into account the impact of the availability of the system.