From the Spring 2015 Issue

Cyber in the City: The Art and Business of Shielding Today’s Cities

Gary R. Hayslip
Deputy Director and CISO | City of San Diego

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It’s 2 A.M. on a Tuesday morning and I awake to my phone chirping. Quickly looking at it, I realize it’s a text from one of my city’s prime contractors who provides our security services. As I roll over and make the phone call, I realize we have an issue that will require me to start my day earlier than planned. We have a zero day attack never seen before and technicians are afraid it may have progressed into the department’s share drive. As the day unfolds and this incident is cleaned up and remediated . . .

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