NetCentrics’ Cyber Expert Marvin Marin Published in GCN

Marvin Marin, one of NetCentrics’ cybersecurity experts and a technical program manager supporting the U.S. Coast Guard Cyber Command, has published an article about the importance of explaining cybersecurity threats in a decision maker context – why it’s important for cyber professionals to explain the potential impacts of a threats in terms of critical system […]

NetCentrics Employee Edris Amiryar Sheds Light on Software Defined Data Centers

Edris Amiryar, a Senior Systems Engineer for NetCentrics Corporation, has been quoted in an article by GovTech Works on virtualization. The article focuses on Software-defined data centers (SDDCs) as an alternative to commercial cloud deployments – and explains how they are potentially more efficient than both conventional data center architectures and commercial infrastructure models, providing […]

NetCentrics’ cyber expert and CISO of the Year nominee attends InfoSec Tech & Exec Awards Gala

NetCentrics’ cyber professional Marvin Marin was recently nominated for the EC-Council Foundation’s Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) of the year award. The award publicly recognizes top senior information security leaders who have demonstrated leadership and innovation in securing their organizations amid a constantly changing landscape of threats. After his nomination, Marvin was selected as one […]

The Value of Knowledge Management in the Enterprise

By Matt Brown Knowledge management is a discipline that promotes an integrated approach to identifying, capturing, evaluating, retrieving, and sharing all of an enterprise’s information assets. These assets may include databases, documents, policies, procedures, and previously un-captured expertise and experience in individual workers. ~ Duhon, Gartner Group, 1998 What good is it to know something […]

NetCentrics’ cybersecurity thought leader nominated for CISO of the year

NetCentrics’ Cyber Security Program Manager & Technical Advisor Marvin Marin has been named a finalist for the EC-Council Foundation Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) of the Year award. Marvin is one of more than 10 finalists representing the best in the field of cybersecurity, cyber defense, information security, and security innovation. The winners of the […]

NetCentrics Gives Back to Help Find a Cure

By Colby Proffitt At the 1993 Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly (ESPY) Award Ceremony, the late Jimmy Valvano, former N.C. State basketball coach, delivered his famous “Don’t give up!” speech, encouraging all to laugh, think, and cry every day of their lives and to also remember where they once were, where they are now, and […]

Cybersecurity: Facing a labor shortage or skills shortage?

By Marvin Marin and Loilette Loderick The Apparent Problem: Labor Shortage Recent reports have indicated there is a lack of people in the IT workforce; specifically, cybersecurity professionals. The 2015 Global Cybersecurity Status Report by ISACA (Information Systems Audit and Control Association) reported an alarming 86% of business and IT professionals globally believe there is […]

To Pay or Not to Pay? Recovering from a Crypto-Ransomware Attack

Part 2 of a 2-part series on Crypto-ransomware By Andrew Paulette As discussed in Part I of this series, crypto-ransomware is quickly becoming the extortion tool of choice for cybercriminals. Even when an organization trains its employees to guard against social engineering, disables macros and configures ad-blockers, and takes an array of other steps to […]