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AFCEA Virtual Event: The Road to Zero Trust

Thursday, October 08 | 11:30am EDT

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At this AFCEA virtual event, you will learn about:

  • How a zero trust architecture (ZTA) can significantly offset vulnerabilities and threats across DoD networks by creating discrete, granular access rules for specific applications and services within a network
  • The defense community's first zero-trust reference architecture guidance, which will be delivered by The Defense Information Systems (DISA) and the National Security Agency (NSA) later this year
  • How defense agencies can implement zero trust

The Department of Defense (DoD) operates one of the world’s largest and most complex set of networks. An ever-increasing number of users and endpoint devices connect to these defense networks, multiplying points of entry and attack. As a result, the DoD is reassessing the current method of perimeter security, considering new methods such as “zero trust.” Rooted in the principle of “never trust, always verify,” a zero trust architecture (ZTA) can significantly offset vulnerabilities and threats across DoD networks by creating discrete, granular access rules for specific applications and services within a network, according to the Defense Innovation Board (DIB). Meanwhile, The Defense Information Systems (DISA) and the National Security Agency (NSA) are teaming up to deliver the defense community's first zero-trust reference architecture guidance later this year.

Please join AFCEA DC for a virtual event on Thursday, October 8 to hear from DoD experts as they discuss how defense agencies can implement zero trust.

Details

  • Date:
    Thursday, October 08, 2020
  • Time:
    11:30am - 1:15pm EDT
  • Venue:
    This is a virtual event
Register here!