ISA Discusses Joint ANSI/ISA Project To Develop An Enterprise Wide Cybersecurity Framework

Posted on October 20, 2009 at 4:35 pm

Internet Security Alliance (ISA) President Larry Clinton will describe the progress being made in the joint ANSI/ISA project to develop an enterprise wide cybersecurity framework Wednesday afternoon at the 8th Plenary of the Homeland Security Standards Panel in Washington DC. Two years ago, DHS Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity Gregory Garcia charged ISA and ANSI to […]


DR and ISA Met With Members Of The European Commission

Posted on October 9, 2009 at 4:28 pm

Direct Computer Resources, Inc. (DCR) and the Internet Security Alliance (ISA) met with members of the European Commission to Promote World Wide Cyber Security and Information Protection. DCR’s President Joe Buonomo led a delegation this week from the ISA responding to a request from the European Commission (EC) for assistance in developing apublic private partnership to […]


State Department Sends Larry Clinton To Estonia

Posted on October 5, 2009 at 4:55 pm

At the request of the US State Department ISA President Larry Clinton will visit the NATO Cyber Center of Excellence in Estonia the week of October 4, 2009 to lecture and discuss cyber security theory and practice. After completing his schedule in Estonia Mr. Clinton has been independently invited to travel to Brussels for meetings with […]


ISA Testifies Before Congress About Market Incentives For Cyber Security

Posted on May 1, 2009 at 4:49 pm

The President of the Internet Security Alliance told the House Committee on Telecommunications and The Internet today that our electronic infrastructure is in serious danger, but that 85?90% of security breaches could be averted if due diligence and already existing industry best practices were followed. “Congress does not need to create or mandate new security standards […]


ISA Releases Social Contract For Cyber Security

Posted on November 18, 2008 at 4:43 pm

The Board of Directors of the Internet Security Alliance (ISA) today urged the Obama Administration to set a new direction in assuring our nation’s cyber infrastructure modeled on the social contracts that government created with industry for infrastructure development in the last century. “Virtually every aspect of American life is now dependent on this electronic infrastructure, […]


ISA Joins DHS And NIST In Promoting VOIP Security

Posted on September 22, 2008 at 4:38 pm

The Internet Security Alliance, in conjunction with the Department of Homeland Security and the National Institute for Standards and Technology will launch a yearlong program designed to create greater assurance and security in the Voice over Internet Protocol Platform (VoIP), it was announced today. “VoIP and other converged & multi media networks are being deployed […]


ISA President Testifies Before House Subcomittee

Posted on October 31, 2007 at 4:40 pm

In testimony before the House Subcommittee on Cyber Security Wednesday ISAlliance President Larry Clinton said “We are past the time for simple education about cyber security. Now is the time for action.” “However, for industry and government to create an effective system we need a fundamental rethinking about how we address these issues. The Internet […]


ISA Board Member Hickey Testifies Before Congress

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“Ideologically motivated cyber attacks are increasing in volume, sophistication and coordination according to the Chairman of Communications Sector Coordinating Council (CSCC), Verizon Vice President and ISAlliance Board Vice Chair Mike Hickey. In testimony Wednesday before the House Committee on Cyber Security Hickey described the tremendous efforts already underway to combat the threat and identified pragmatic […]


ISA Testifies Before The House Information Policy Committee

Posted on October 23, 2007 at 4:53 pm

In testimony today before the House Information Policy Committee of the Government Reform Committee today, ISA President Larry Clinton said “government reform is clearly what’s needed” to combat a growing cyber threat. Clinton said government needs to change the way it conceptualizes its relationship with the private sector in order to develop a sustainable system […]


ISA Board Chairman Testifies Before House Committee On Government Reform

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Ken Silva, VeriSign’s Chief Security Officer, and Chairman of the Internet Security Alliance Board of Directors highlighted the increased threat from cyber attacks to the economy and national security in testimony today before the House Committee on Government Reform. “Today’s attacks can cause damage a hundred times more extensive than the attacks of just a […]