Leon Panetta Warns of Cyber Pearl Harbor: and a CTO gives him a polite earful

By Bob GourleyLeon Panetta spoke today at the Symantec government conference in DC. No matter what your politics are, I hope you see this man as a great American who always puts country above himself. I believe that. He has spent his entire adult life proving that. He is a fantastic speaker. He held the […]

Is There A Silver Lining To The President’s Cyber War Policy?

By SeanLawsonWhat started last week as a series of reports on domestic spying by the NSA took a turn towards cyber security on Friday when Glenn Greenwald and Ewen MacAskill of The Guardian published the top secret Presidential Policy Directive 20 (PPD–20), which deals with U.S. policy and planning for cyber conflict. Like the other […]

The Emerging Nexus of Geoint and Cyber

The CTOlabs Pro analysis at The Emerging Nexus of Geoint and Cyber captures mega trends in two key IT fields. The conclusions of this paper can help inform your strategic approach in technology development for these interrelated fields.

Lookingglass: Identify, Understand, Act

ScoutVision™ The Industry’s Most Reliable and Intuitive Cyber Intelligence Platform Lookingglass ScoutVision™ provides a dynamic view of the world’s enterprise and Internet activity. By fusing data from various proprietary sources and partnerships, ScoutVision™ is the only solution that provides analysis and visualization of logical (IP routing), physical (geo-location) and transit medium (fiber, satellite) topology – […]

CyVision: A Fresh Way To See Cyber Security

Topological Vulnerability Analysis There are two major flaws in today’s approach to cyber security: Data is typically in silos and most data is delivered in a tabular form – not graphically. These issues make today’s typical cyber security process ineffective against sophisticated multi-step cyber attacks that flaunt combined vulnerabilities. CyVision’s Topological Vulnerability Analysis solution integrates […]

The Cyber Power Index

The Economist Intelligence Unit sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton recently released their Cyber Power Index, which compares the G20 countries in their ability to resist cyber attacks while simultaneously leveraging information technology in their economy. The nations are ranked based on 39 indicators combined into 4 weighted attributes: Legal and Regulatory Framework, Economic and Social […]

The Cyber Power Index

The Economist Intelligence Unit sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton recently released their Cyber Power Index, which compares the G20 countries in their ability to resist cyber attacks while simultaneously leveraging information technology in their economy. The nations are ranked based on 39 indicators combined into 4 weighted attributes: Legal and Regulatory Framework, Economic and Social […]