& Information Systems Digest

17 MAY 2022

CSIAC collects and publishes articles related to our technical focus areas on the web to share with the DoD community.


CISA Releases Secure Cloud Business Applications (SCuBA) Guidance Documents for Public Comment

CISA has released draft versions of two guidance documents—along with a request for comment (RFC)—that are a part of the recently launched Secure Cloud Business Applications (SCuBA) project: SCuBA Technical Reference Architecture (TRA) Extensible Visibility Reference Framework (eVRF) Program Guidebook The public comment period for the RFC guidance documents closes on May 19, 2022.


Featured Notable Technical Inquiry

Commercially Available Firewalls

This report provides an index of firewall tools as of May 2, 2011. It summarizes pertinent information and provides users with a brief description of available firewall tools and contact information. The written descriptions are based solely on vendors’ claims and intended only to highlight the capabilities and features of over 60 firewall products. Sources of available product evaluations are also identified.

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Evaluating the Resiliency of Artificial Intelligence (AI) Systems: An Overview of Adversarial AI

As highlighted in the Summary of the 2018 Department of Defense (DoD) AI Strategy, the DoD is committed to leading in military ethics and AI safety. As a focal point of the strategy, the DoD seeks to ensure that developed and deployed AI systems are resilient (i.e., secure and robust). This webinar will provide an…



Cybersecurity and Technology Innovation Conference 2024

The Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Cybersecurity and Technology Innovation Conference will explore the developments and challenges in cybersecurity, technology innovation, workforce development, and critical infrastructure protection. Speakers and attendees will include leaders from across the…

Black Hat USA 2024

Now in its 27th year, Black Hat USA returns to the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas with a six-day program. The event will open with four days of cybersecurity training (August 3-8), with…

Cyber Security Training at SANSFIRE Washington, DC 2024

This event is focused on highlighting what steps are necessary to defend an organization from external threats before a breach occurs in today’s workplace. To accomplish this, 40 virtual or in-person cybersecurity courses are offered…

Graph Exploitation Symposium 2024

The symposium brings together leading experts from universities, industry, and government to explore the state of the art and define a future roadmap in network science. The themes of this year’s symposium are domain-informed models…

Voice From the Community

Jesse Storey
Jesse Storey III, M.E., CISSP, PMP

Technical Program Manager, Product Security Assurance Division of the CISO Office, Google

Mr. Storey has 15 years of experience in cybersecurity, program management, and executive leadership. He spent some time at the Pentagon leading the consolidation of the U.S. Marine Corps and Navy Court Martial Case Management System. Shortly thereafter, he joined the Department of Homeland Security, where he led a team of cybersecurity professionals to implement Ongoing Authorization and the Continuous Diagnosis Monitoring Systems programs.

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