State CISO: Security Operations Center Becoming 'Gatekeeper'
“By having a centralized SOC looking at network traffic, we look at the front gate,” state Chief Information Security Officer Peter Liebert told Techwire in an interview Tuesday. “We’re the gatekeepers."
The California Department of Technology’s cybersecurity center is scheduled this month to begin operating around the clock, providing the state with an added layer of defense against malicious hackers eyeing the state network for vulnerabilities.
The shift to a 24-hour, seven-day-a week set up comes just three months after the launch of the Security Operations Center (SOC)...