ANALYTICS: Introducing Deep Learning: Boosting Cybersecurity With An Artificial Brain. With nearly the same speed and precision that the human eye can identify a water bottle, the technology of deep learning is enabling the detection of malicious activity at the point of entry in real-time. Read more
ANDROID: New Malware Targets Android Banking Apps, Cybersecurity Group Says. According to Kaspersky Lab the malicious software sidesteps security features on version 6 of the Android mobile-phone operating system. Find out more
VIDEO: John McAfee: U.S. Is Not No. 1 in Cybersecurity. John McAfee, McAfee Associates founder and MGT Capital chief executive officer, comments on cybersecurity risks during an interview with Bloomberg’s Kathleen Hays on “Bloomberg Markets.” Read more
BEST PRACTICES: How Municipal Utilities Can Implement Cybersecurity Best Practices. Critical municipal utility infrastructure remains a prime target for criminal hackers. Arm yourself with these best practices. Find out more
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IT SECURITY SUPPORT: Blue Mountain Data Systems is actively involved in implementing FISMA and NIST standards with Federal Civilian Agencies. Due to our extensive experience in this area, Blue Mountain has developed processes and organizational techniques to help ensure security deliverables are completed on time, and performed in the most efficient manner possible. We ensure that NIST-800-53 control requirements are treated consistently during definition, analysis, implementation, auditing, and reporting phases of a system. Find out more about Blue Mountain Data Systems IT Security Support Services. Call us at 703-502-3416.
BLUE MOUNTAIN DATA SYSTEMS HAS THE EXPERIENCE: 1994 to Present – U.S. Dept. of Labor, Employee Benefits Security Administration. Responsible to the Office of Technology and Information Systems for information systems architecture, planning, applications development, networking, administration and IT security, supporting the enforcement of Title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act — ERISA. Within the EBSA, Blue Mountain is responsible for design, development and support for its various enforcement database management systems, as well as all case tracking and customer service inquiry systems. Blue Mountain also provides IT security services to the EBSA, in the form of FISMA Assessment and Authorization, System Security Plans, Risk and vulnerability assessments, monitoring and investigation support. Read more.