Announcements

  • Yale Law School hosted KCGC Director Rebekah Lewis as a panelist at the conference "Hijacking Information: Software Vulnerabilities, Ransomware, and Law." Lewis's panel discussed recent data breaches caused by unpatched vulnerabilities from a regulation perspective covering the role of law and policy.
    Read about the event.
  • Lawfare published a piece by KCGC Director Rebekah Lewis, "The Equifax Breach: Getting From Talk to Organized Response," highlighting the need to leverage the Cybersecurity Framework developed by NIST in discussions about the Equifax breach.
    Read the article.
  • KCGC Director Rebekah Lewis contributed to AFCEA's "International Cyber" discussion as panelist at the 2017 Homeland Security Conference.
    Read about the event.
  • "Ransomware: Tax Compliance Issues for a New Reality," a paper co-authored by KSB Professor Don Williamson with support from KCGC, was recently published by Bloomberg BNA. The paper explored the tax consequences of ransomware payments and the tax implications of the growing ransomware threat.
    Download as PDF.
  • Bill DeLone, KCGC co-Founder and Senior Advisor, spoke at "Network Wars," a program part of Communication Week at Ca' Foscari University of Venice. DeLone outlined effective cybersecurity governance strategies and discussed the value of adopting the Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) as the foundation of a sound cybersecurity governance program.
  • KCGC served as a key contributor to the SANS Institute's 2017 Security Awareness Report. The KCGC team, including student research assistants, was also invited to participate in SANS webcasts related to the report's release and to present at the annual Security Awareness Summit.
    See the 2017 Security Awareness Report.
    Watch the webcast.
  • KCGC launched the KCGC Faculty Fellows program with seven inaugural Fellows. Congratulations to Mark Clark, Parthiban David, Augustine Duru, Alberto Espinosa, Casey Evans, Gwanhoo Lee and Ayman Omar.
  • KCGC Deputy Director Rebekah Lewis spoke on a panel related to governance and enterprise risk management at the 2017 NIST CSF Workshop. The workshop focused on the proposed updates in version 1.1 of the CSF.
    See version 1.1 of the CSF.
    Watch the main workshop sessions.
  • KCGC co-hosted "Resilient Cybersecurity Operations for Today and Tomorrow" with A.T. Kearney. A review of some of the key insights drawn from this discussion are covered in June's KCGC | In Practice "Reality Check - Managing Cybersecurity Risk in the Supply Chain."
    Read more at KCGC | In Practice
  • KCGC co-sponsored and participated in "Cybersecurity in an Age of Uncertainty: US-Israel Perspectives," a two-day conference exploring cutting-edge US-Israeli cyberpolicy issues, including cyber theft prevention and response.
    Watch the Keynote and the Panel discussions: Morning and Afternoon.
  • KCGC co-hosted a workshop with AIG and Axio on cyber risk featuring discussions on how to evaluate cyber risk exposure, the maturity of cyber defense and response and the financial viability of recovering from an event.
    Watch the workshop.
    Read more at KCGC | In Practice.
    Read about the event.
  • "What's Working in Washington" hosts KCGC Deputy Director Rebekah Lewis for a discussion on corporate accountability and cybersecurity.
    Listen to the story and read more.
  • KCGC Deputy Director Rebekah Lewis delivers keynote address, "The Digital Economy in 2017: Cybersecurity Trends, Challenges and Solutions," at the year-end event of the Digital Enterprise Lab (DEL) in Venice, Italy.
    Event announcement.
    Read more about DEL.
  • KCGC co-sponsors event bringing together regional CIOs and CISOs from the higher education sector to discuss cybersecurity program development and strategies for increasing top-level engagement.
    Read more at KCGC | In Practice.
  • KCGC Deputy Director Rebekah Lewis sits down with Federal News Radio to discuss the role of management and organizational culture in cybersecurity.
    Listen to the story.
    Read more.
  • KCGC hosts the final field hearing of the U.S. Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity.
    Read about the Commission.
    Watch the hearing.
    View the press release.
  • KCGC holds student workshop entitled "What is Cybersecurity Governance and What Do You Need to Know About It?"
    View event proceedings
  • KCGC Executive Director Professor Bill DeLone talks to Federal News Radio about training the future's cyber experts.
    Listen to the story.
  • Recap of the U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference on May 20, 2016 featuring a panel with Dr. William DeLone.
    Read the article.

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