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Dan Lorhmann

Posted By Dan Lorhmann

Aug 6

Commentary: How Local Governments Can Address Cybersecurity Challenges

In an interview with Teri Takai, former CIO for the U.S. Department of Defense and for the states of California and Michigan, we explore how local governments can tackle the growing cyberthreat.
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Mar 5

Governors Focused on Infrastructure, Skills Gap

At last week's winter meeting of the National Governors Association, the top focus was on infrastructure — but the states' chief executives also noted the vital role of technology, cybersecurity and partnerships.
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May 22

Analysis: Why You Need the Cybersecurity Framework

Jun 25

Will California’s Travel Ban Affect Government Tech Partnerships?

Jul 7

Can Cybersecurity Insurance Improve Threat Management?

Many people and organizations think cybersecurity insurance can improve the cyberdefense status quo for the public and private sectors. But is that really the case?
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Dec 15

Nationwide Public Safety Broadband Network RFP Approved

The FirstNet Board approved the release of an RFP to build, operate and deploy a nationwide public safety broadband network this week. Meanwhile, the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate named 10 people to a new Interoperability Advisory Panel. So are next-generation interoperable communications for nationwide first-responders finally getting close?
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Apr 17

Hacking Critical Infrastructure Is Accelerating

A new report shows a dramatic increase in cyberattacks directed against critical infrastructure owners and operators.
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Jan 29

Seven Team Building Actions for Government Leaders

As you think about resolutions for the coming year, or the next four years in government, don't forget your people. Here are seven important actions to consider.
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