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Implementation Status of EINSTEIN 3 Accelerated

Executive Summary

In response to expanding cybersecurity mission requirements from the Administration and Congress, in 2008, NPPD began to deploy the National Cybersecurity Protection System to protect Federal networks and prevent known or suspected cyber threats. Network Security Deployment, which is a division of the Office of Cybersecurity and Communications of NPPD, develops and deploys cybersecurity technologies through the National Cybersecurity Protection System to continuously counter emerging cyber threats and apply effective risk mitigation strategies to detect and deter these threats. Figure 1 depicts the Network Security Deployment organizational chart.

Report Number
OIG-14-52
Issue Date
Document File
DHS Agency
Oversight Area
Fiscal Year
2014