On the front line of the cyber-war

I took a fascinating tour today of the Center for Internet Security in East Greenbush, which is a multi-state information sharing and analysis center that helps respond to cyber-security threats to our state and nation.

 

As we’ve seen with the equifax breach, hackers are trying very hard to breach and steal our data. Moreover, our federal, state, and local governments, as well as our economy, are under constant threat from hostile nations, terrorists, criminals and hackers who seek to exploit any technological vulnerabilities and disrupt our way of life.

 

With Steve Spano, President of CIS and Jamie Ward, IT Security Program Manager

CIS works closely with the Department of Homeland Security, FBI, Secret Service and other government entities to share information on emerging threats.

 

The Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center has been detonated by the

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