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After news of a ransomware attack targeting a pipeline that provides the lowest cost on almost half its gasoline, it led to an emergency meeting at the White House to discuss an executive order to strengthen the government’s cybersecurity.
Of this, the US Technology Modernization Fund spends $ 1 billion to upgrade technology systems, including cybersecurity projects.
To understand the implications Digital journal spoke to Michael Rezek (VP of Cybersecurity Strategy at Accedian) and Sarosh Shahbuddin (Director of Product at Voice Biometric Company Pindrop). The focus is on considering the key technologies that must be invested in to effectively combat the increasingly sophisticated nation-state hacks.
With regard to network security, Michael Rezek explains: “The move to the cloud and the distribution of IT assets across multiple clouds lead to massive demand for private connectivity. The more applications are network dependent, the greater the attack …