Alexandria, VA. (PRWEB) September 02, 2014
Robbins Gioia is very pleased to announce that its Vice President of Cybersecurity, Alma Cole, has been appointed a 2014 Fellow of The Performance Institute (PI). As PI’s Cybersecurity Fellow, Cole supports the nonpartisan, think tank’s efforts to improve government performance through the principles of transparency, accountability, and engagement. Find out more here: http://www.performanceinstitute.org/fellows/
Cole is widely recognized within Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Federal Agencies as a cybersecurity subject matter expert for computer network defense and incident response. With years of professional experience in the cybersecurity field, he is highly influential in the establishment of DHS-wide information security policy, and DHS common security architecture including Continuous Monitoring, Policy Enforcement Points, and computer network defense. Cole regularly conducts research on government cyber risk issues and policy and delivers enterprise wide solutions.
“At no time has cybersecurity been more in the headlines than it is right now; however, organizations continue to struggle to understand cyber risk and how to measure success. Given the dynamic nature of threats the communication of cyber risk and ongoing adapting of defenses must be a consistent effort that spans all levels of leadership,” Cole says.
Leading agencies in defense against cyber-attacks, Cole is determined to provide further insight to these high-risk threats to mitigate their occurrences. “My goal is to help organizations address these challenges with an effective and comprehensive cyber strategy and develop strategic priorities and architectures to provide resiliency against cyber-attack and espionage,” he says.
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