Managing cybersecurity risks in the supply chain

By Marvin Marin One of the thorniest aspects of cybersecurity is how it’s impacted by an organization’s supply chain.  A security manager may never know the pedigree of each chip, transistor or diode that is a part of the enterprise, yet those pieces can and do have an effect on the security posture of the […]

Layered Defense – Managing Risk While Extending the Enterprise

By Marvin Marin, NetCentrics Technology Program Manager and Cybersecurity Expert Due to the mobile nature of many workforces, IT support personnel and security managers are required to provide remote access capabilities to their user base. The security manager is put in the difficult position of satisfying user needs, protecting against multiple vectors of attack and […]

Layers of Security: In Defense of the Web Application Layer

By Marvin Marin, NetCentrics Technology Program Manager and Cybersecurity Expert Security Operation Centers (SOCs) are built on the concept of managing and monitoring a bulwark of layered defenses. This works well as long as security personnel are mindful of defending all layers of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) stack, not just the first few. (Note: […]