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  • Making it 'Painful' for Cyber Crooks Can Deter Criminal Behavior - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Making it ‘Painful’ for Cyber Crooks Can Deter Criminal Behavior

    It started with a minor inconvenience that quickly escalated into nationwide panic. Twenty million of the nation’s smartphones have stopped working, and a massive power outage is spreading throughout the Eastern seaboard. Multiplying in strength, the phone outage soon reaches 30 million users and causes disruptions at the New York Stock Exchange and electric grid […] More

  • Michael Chertoff on the Lessons from Cyber ShockWave - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Michael Chertoff on the Lessons from Cyber ShockWave

    Back in February, the BiPartisan Policy Center hosted a mock cyber wargame called “Cyber ShockWave,” which examined how the U.S. would respond to a cyber attack. Former DHS Secretary Michael Chertoff served as the head of the mock NSC during the wargame. This week, he wrote a column for Government Computer News on the lessons […] More

  • World Leaders Meet to Develop Cybersecurity Plan - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    World Leaders Meet to Develop Cybersecurity Plan

    Yesterday, the Bipartisan Policy Center hosted a cybersecurity war game, called Cyber ShockWave, which showcased some of the challenges that policy makers would face in the event of a cyber attack. The event highlighted the need for greater international cooperation and understanding in the cyber realm. Today in Brussels, 500 delegates from 25 countries are […] More

  • More Must Be Done to Prepare US for Cyber Attack - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    More Must Be Done to Prepare US for Cyber Attack

    The United States has experienced a widespread cyber attack, infecting telecommunications and other IT structures throughout the U.S. infrastructure. The attacks have left the U.S. telecom and IT infrastructure virtually disabled throughout the country. While this is fortunately just a war game, the results are equally scary. Today, the Bipartisan Policy Center hosted a mock […] More

  • ShockWave to Hit Washington - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ShockWave to Hit Washington

    The Bipartisan Policy Center announced yesterday it will host a simulated cyber attack on the United States. The simulated attack, called Cyber ShockWave, will be held Feb. 16 and will examine how the government would work to respond to a cyber attack. Former CIA Director General Michael Hayden and the BPC’s National Security Preparedness Group […] More

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