Insight

Agile cyber security—by design—for threat-resistant government agencies

The road to new reality for U.S. public sector

Tony Hubbard

Tony Hubbard

Principal, Government Cyber Security Leader, KPMG US

+1 703-286-8320

During COVID-19, many federal, state, and local government agencies realized their continuity of operations (COOP) plans were outdated or insufficient. As fast as the cyber landscape changes, COOP plans need to be resilient and agile to be effective.

During a recent webcast, participants heard a firsthand account of how California is handling cyber security under the double threat of COVID-19 and wildfires. KPMG leaders discussed three crucial government cyber security considerations—remote access, cloud, and agility.