Government Matters (Full Show) – January 28, 2019

Data privacy strategy at Veterans Affairs
Dominic Cussatt, deputy chief information officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs, and Gary Stevens, director of the VA Office of Cybersecurity, discuss the importance of data privacy to VA, and why the agency is prioritizing it.

The complicated scenario for some contractors post-shutdown

Eric Crusius, partner at Holland & Knight, discusses how contractors were impacted by the shutdown and what they have to do to get up and running again.

Broader implications for cyber risk at federal agencies

Ellen Sundra, vice president of Americas Systems Engineering at Forescout Technologies, discusses the importance of continuous mitigation to government cybersecurity, and why automation is important to the effort.