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Anthony J. Ferrante, Global Head of Cybersecurity, recently sat down with Fordham News to discuss the inception of the International Conference on Cyber Security and his participation at the 2019 event.

Due diligence in mergers and acquisitions has traditionally centered on financial, organizational structure, operational, or contractual risks; however, assessing cyber risk is now just as vital. In this FTI Journal article, FTI Cybersecurity’s Ron Yearwood and Dave Best discuss the importance of cyber risk due diligence and what to be mindful of during M&A.

Fordham News recapped “The Tipping Point: Cyber Risks to the Election System,” a panel held at the International Conference on Cyber Security. Panelists included Anthony J. Ferrante, Global Head of Cybersecurity at FTI Consulting; Anne Nueberger, Director of Cybersecurity at the National Security Agency; Chris Wlaschin, Vice President of Election and Systems Software; and Brad Tusk, CEO of Tusk Ventures.

In this Connected World article, Global Head of Cybersecurity Anthony J. Ferrante provides comment on the role that artificial intelligence plays in both cybersecurity and cyber attacks.

In April’s edition of the FTI Cybersecurity Briefing Book, read about the BuzzFeed Defamation Lawsuit, our Assessment & Incident Response Retainer, trend alerts, media mentions, and events.

Emails impersonating legitimate individuals for nefarious purposes, also known as business email compromise (BEC), is a rapidly growing threat. In this High Performance Counsel article, FTI Cybersecurity’s Anthony J. Ferrante and Greenberg Traurig’s Paul Ferrillo describe why it should be a concern for all organizations, and how to protect against an attack or respond in the event an attack is successful.

The ominous-sounding “dark web” is often associated with criminal activity, and there is no denying that it is used as a platform for illicit purposes. But corporations that know how to monitor the global platform can protect themselves from cyber attacks. In this FTI Journal article, FTI Cybersecurity’s David Dunn details how cyber criminals are exploiting the dark web and why you should too.

Ahead of the RSA 2019 conference, IT Pro Today asked cybersecurity experts what they thought would be the biggest draws. Many spoke about machine learning and artifical intelligence, including Anthony J. Ferrante, Global Head of Cybersecurity.

In the fast-moving world of cybersecurity, predicting the full threat landscape is near impossible. But it is possible to extrapolate major risks in the coming months based on trends and events of last year. In this FTI Journal article, Anthony J. Ferrante, Global Head of Cybersecurity at FTI Consulting discusses what organizations must be aware of to be prepared.

When the government shutdown at the end of 2018 and it continued into 2019, it slowed investigations and prosecutions of cyber criminals by the FBI, as well as their ability to fend off digital threats to national security. Anthony J. Ferrante, Global Head of Cybersecurity, provided his input on the bureau’s “difficulty resuming cyber operations” in this article from The Washington Post.

In September 2018, the Cybersecurity Unit of the Department of Justice (DOJ) released an update to its 2015 guidance for navigating cybersecurity incident response. In this FTI Journal article, Anthony J. Ferrante addresses both what is new in the DOJ’s revised guidance, and what is critical for clients to understand and act upon.

Since Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was activated in May 2018, we are now seeing examples of enforcement activity. Those are helping organizations better understand the long-term landscape for compliance. This Law.com article examines the intersection of GDPR and cybersecurity.

In this article, originally published by ISSA, FTI Consulting’s Cybersecurity expert Anthony J. Ferrante and Fordham University Professor of Science D. Frank Hsu discuss cryptocurrency and the use of blockchain technology. Learn about the risks associated with cryptocurrency and the process in which organizations should take to strengthen their security stance as it relates to […]

Anthony J. Ferrante, FTI Consulting’s Global Head of Cybersecurity, recently spoke with Corporate Board Member about how companies can help manage cyber risks by regularly enlisting independent advisors to identify security flaws.

n Sunday, April 8, 2018, FTI Consulting’s Global Head of Cybersecurity, Anthony J. Ferrante, appeared on the 60 Minutes segment “Ground Zero in Russia’s Hack of U.S. Election Infrastructure.” As a former Director of Cyber Incident Response on the National Security Council, Anthony discussed election security and lessons learned from Russia’s cyberattack against state voting systems during the 2016 presidential election.

On Thursday, March 8, 2018, Anthony J. Ferrante, Senior Managing Director and Global Head of Cybersecurity at FTI Consulting, gave a prepared statement before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission Hearing on China, the United States, and Next Generation Connectivity. His testimony focused on the massive leaps digital networks have made to support our […]