William Evanina is the Counterintelligence Leader our Nation Needs

The digital threat landscape is wrought with nation-state advanced persistent threat groups, cyber-mercenaries, dragnet surveillance propagandists, insider threats, and numerous other dangerous adversaries intent on exfiltrating vital intelligence, disseminating poisonous disinformation, compromising vital systems, and disrupting critical operations. America’s critical infrastructure and national security assets are under constant assault. Qualified Information Security leaders are scarce .. read more

How To Protect Critical Infrastructure From Insider Threats

  By William R. Evanina [William R. Evanina is the Director of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center and the recipient of the 2017 ICIT Pinnacle Award.]   Silicon Valley is synonymous with innovation and technology. As anyone working in this space knows—particularly for start-ups with proprietary information—you have to be able to trust your .. read more

DHS, ICIT and Federal Agency Leaders Collaborate on ISAOs

              On Thursday April 30th, the Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology (ICIT) hosted its monthly Fellow Meeting with featured thought leader Michael Echols, Director of Special Initiatives, Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources Cyber Operations Management (CIKR-COM) at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Mr. Echols led an interactive discussion with .. read more