CISA, Akamai, and CIN Team Up to Fund SLTT Cyber security Project

Cyber security Project

CISA, Akamai, and CIN have joined forces in a bid to support state, local, tribal, and territorial (SLTT) government organizations in the United States, to help improve their cybersecurity.

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has funded a 12-month project that will allow SLTT security teams to quickly add an additional layer of secure DNS security to protect their applications accessing web servers and external mail servers and to enhance their existing network defenses.

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The Malicious Domain Blocking and Reporting (MDBR) service act as a blocker, limiting the risk of infections associated with malware, ransomware, and phishing. It prevents IT systems from connecting to the malicious web domain.

Source: Infosecurity