• Barry Barlow, Senior VP & CTO, Vencore, Inc.
    Cyber Security

    The emerging cyber landscape

    By Barry Barlow, Senior VP & CTO, Vencore, Inc. “You’ve got to ask yourself one question. Do I feel lucky?” As the delineation between cybercrime and state-sponsored attacks grows more nebulous, coincident with widespread adoption of the cloud, global enterprises are being exposed to significant security threats.  As nation states and adversaries alter their tactics from explosives to explosive viruses, cyber warfare is on track to become the new form of traditional warfare. U.S. House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Texas) commented in his opening statement on H.R. 3696, the National Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Protection (NCCIP) Act of 2013 that “while high profile retail breaches like the one at…