CDM DEFEND’s New Approaches for Protecting Networks

Example Track 1

Defending the Cloud

May 22, 2019

10:20 AM - 10:50 AM

Bernard Asare

Chief Information Security Officer (Acting),
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA)

Department of Health and Human Services

Throughout the lifecycle of data collected by HHS, US citizens’ identifiable information is stored, processed and/or transmitted by the HHS network. By continuously identifying, prioritizing and mitigating cybersecurity vulnerabilities, HHS can use CDM data to help CIOs and CISOs to make risk-based decisions. In this session, learn how HHS is creating dashboards that provide visibility into a range of issues that affect its cyber security posture: cyber hygiene, cyber security framework implementation status and FISMA metrics, among others.