Briefing on Smartphone and Security Technology

Oct 6, 2010

The Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus and the Office of the Chief Administrative Officer welcomed cybersecurity experts on Wednesday, October 6th, at 10:30 a.m. to brief Members and staff on security awareness.  Protecting our information and computer systems is a House-wide priority, and the best way to defend our data is to stay informed.  Speakers covered issues including the cybersecurity of smart phones and the balance between utilizing new technology and ensuring its security.

Invited Guest Speakers include:

Mark Duke, Professor of Systems Management and Information Assurance with National Defense University

Gabe Maznick, Legislative Customer Advocate in Information Assurance with the National Security Agency 

October 2010 marks the seventh annual National Cybersecurity Awareness Month sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security.  The Cybersecurity Caucus is pleased to recognize this important national event, as cybersecurity is our shared responsibility.  For more information about this event, or if you are interested in becoming a member of the House Cybersecurity Caucus, please contact Davis Hake (Langevin) at 202-225-2735 or Alex Manning (McCaul) at 202-225-2401.