VIDEO: What A 3D Printed Pelvis Can Teach Us About Network Security. Christiaan Beek discovered that he could make a living off a passion that starts as an interest: hacking. Now he leads one of the most sophisticated threat research teams in the global cyber-security industry. Read more
OPINIONS: Overcoming the Siloed Network Security Challenge. As organizations’ potential attack surface expands and attack volumes increase, it is imperative to track the most popular and successful strategies of cyber-criminals to stay ahead of their malicious intentions. As a result, facing up to current security challenges requires enterprises to think outside of the box. Read more
IT BEST PRACTICES: OPAQ Enables Total Network Security from the Cloud. OPAQ built a global network infrastructure and embedded enterprise-grade security services that even extend to an organization’s endpoints. Read more
CONNECTIVITY AS CODE: Making Network Security DevOps-Friendly. DevOps is all about agility, with fast, short delivery cycles and automation for software development and applications. Enabled by recently introduced technologies such as virtualization, cloud and software-defined networking (SDN), spinning up new servers, provisioning storage in a public or private cloud or even launching whole environments can take just minutes or even seconds. But if that new application, service or environment needs a change in network connectivity or firewall rules to enable it to work, then the pace of delivery can often slow to a crawl. Read 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.