cyber security



Terry Wilson, our Director of Outreach for the UK, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, sat down recently with GCA partner The Wealth Mosaic, to give a brief overview of what the Global Cyber Alliance is all about.

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May 31st, 2018, Mandarin Oriental Hotel

Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva Information Security Day (GISD) is a leading European cybersecurity conference created as a vendor-independent platform for open and actionable discussion of emerging digital threats and remedies, knowledge sharing and building sustainable cybersecurity industry. C-level cybersecurity executives, cybersecurity visionaries and leaders from all over the world share their knowledge and experience in a comfortable atmosphere of trust and confidence.

Participation at GISD is open and free for cybersecurity, privacy and GRC practitioners. No sales personnel are allowed. Participants will be provided with an attendance certificate attesting to their participation at the Conference for Continuous Professional Education (CPE).

Visit event’s webpage for the Agenda and speakers:

The U.S. government has gotten behind the Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting & Conformance (DMARC) email authentication standard in full force while the private sector, for once, is playing catch up. Phil Reitinger, president and CEO of the Global Cyber Alliance, spoke with SC Media Executive Editor Teri Robinson about DMARC’s benefits and its trajectory in both the private and public sectors.

You can watch the full video interview here:

For more information about DMARC and how to implement it to better protect your domain, please visit

Bob Gourley, former Defense Intelligence Agency CTO and Founder and CTO of Crucial Point, LLC, discusses the failure of government IT contractors to incorporate some standard email security measures with Government Matter TV.


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Bob Gourley writes from RSA:

“Every year the RSA conference brings together members of the cybersecurity community for a week of presentations, discussions, tech demos and socials. Concurrent with the event there is always a flurry of press releases. Many are designed to highlight a company’s product or service. Many, like the announcement of the new Microsoft led coalition of tech firms, might be well intentioned but highlight something that will have zero impact. But there are always a few releases that are worth focusing on.

Which leads us to the Global Cyber Alliance. The Global Cyber Alliance is an international, cross-sector effort designed to confront, address, and prevent malicious cyber activity. It is led by an icon of the cybersecurity community, Phil Reitinger, and Phil is a guy known for focusing on action that can be measured (the motto of the alliance is “Do something. Measure it.” (Read full article here).

Click here for more information about the two new open-source tools released at RSA Conference in San Francisco.