January 26, 2020
Former CISO Touhill urges Pentagon to adopt use of DHS' CDM threat-detection system
Former Federal Chief Information Security Officer Gregory Touhill says the Pentagon should adopt use of the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program managed by the Department of Homeland Security for identifying cyber threats to government systems, as a way for the military to leverage what's working for civilian agencies.
“It's an opportunity space,” said Touhill, in describing how DOD could leverage the existing CDM program to help secure systems across the entire government. “A public embracing of CDM by DOD would...arguably...