Keynote Panel

Advancements in Information Security with Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation as an approach to ISCM

Jun 02, 2015

10:45am - 11:45am

Jeffrey Eisensmith

Jeffrey Eisensmith

Chief Information Security Officer

Department of Homeland Security

Jim Piché

Jim Piché

Group Manager, Federal Systems Integration and Management Center

GSA FEDSIM

John Simms

John Simms

Program Manager for the Department of Homeland Security’s Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) Program

DHS

Moderated By:

Sean Lyngaas, FCW


The federal government faces the reality of potential cyber-attacks daily. Even in resource-constrained environments, agencies need to implement cost-effective and efficient cybersecurity controls for federal information systems. Through this panel, government experts will discuss the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program that seeks to defend Federal and other government IT networks from cybersecurity threats by providing continuous monitoring sensors(tools) diagnosis, mitigation tools, and Continuous Monitoring as a Service(CMaaS) to strengthen the security posture of Government networks.