The federal government and the United States military are the prime targets of malicious actors for obvious reasons. From top secret intelligence to blueprints for warfighting and the personally identifiable information (PII) of all Americans federal government agencies hold a vast repository of highly valuable information that’s wanted by nation states and private actors alike.
To kick off our podcast series, we talked with Amy Howland, CSRA's Chief Information Security Officer. Amy is an experienced cybersecurity professional, having held senior information security positions before joining CSRA last year. During our discussion, we talked about what cyber defense entails, how the government can improve its cyber defense and how partnerships with industry can provide even more robust and resilient cyber defenses.