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CYBURGH, PA: Using Technology Wisely to Protect Your Organization

January 2016 Article
Greg Porter (Heinz College at Carnegie Mellon University)

In this teQ Magazine article, Greg Porter discusses the role technology plays in solving today's cybersecurity challenges.

Publisher:

Pittsburgh Technology Council

Abstract

At the CYBURGH, PA Initiative event in February 2016, Pittsburgh area participants will discuss cybersecurity issues, solutions to them, and next steps. Cybersecurity challenges are grouped into three categories: those related to people, process, and technology. This article complements the technology discussions, which center around the following:

  • Selecting and deploying cybersecurity safeguards
  • Separating fact from fiction in technology
  • Ensuring our organizations remain current with technology
  • Prioritizing our technology spending
  • Handling disruptive technology (e.g., cloud, BYOD)