The Federal Information Security Management Act created a cybersecurity checklist for agencies to comply with, but some agencies might be going about it all wrong. Continuous monitoring produces data logs that are hard to figure out. Compliance and big data sets won’t produce cybersecurity.
Marcus Ranum, chief security officer of Tenable Network Security, explains to The Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Emily Kopp what not to do.
Tom Temin is the host of The Federal Drive, which airs from 6-9 a.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, DC region and online everywhere. Tom has 30 years experience in journalism, mostly in technology markets. Before coming to Federal News Radio, he was a long-serving editor-in-chief of Government Computer News and Washington Technology magazines.