Ron Ross, Ph.D.
Senior Computer Scientist and Information Security Researcher, Computer Security Division
National Institute of Standards and Technology
There are few things in Washington that unite people from across the aisle and at all levels of government as the need for robust cybersecurity. With the threat of cyberattacks “blinking red” and hitting the U.S. economy for as much as $100 billion per year, according to White House officials, IT leaders have gotten the message that security must be woven across all aspects of information technology. In this session, we will discuss how agencies are meeting the high bar of protecting their systems and networks.