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Cybersecurity Framework: How To Create A Resilience Strategy

A cyber resilience framework, or cybersecurity framework, is a crucial component of modern-day business. In the face of rising threats from malware, phishing and high-tech threat actors, a cyber resilient company can position itself as a secure model for data protection customers can trust. Despite the growing security risks in a remote working world, ma
Publish At:2020-11-19 10:41 | Read:147 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Incident Response Risk Management cyber resilience Cybe

Build a Roadmap for Cyber Resilience

The current information security landscape is rapidly evolving. According to the latest research from IBM Security and the Ponemon Institute’s 2020 Cyber Resilient Organization Report, 67% of organizations reported that the volume of attacks had significantly increased over the past 12 months. It’s not just the amount of attacks that grew; 64% o
Publish At:2020-08-03 08:33 | Read:499 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Data Protection Endpoint Advanced Attacks Advanced Thre

Enhance Integrated Risk Management Solutions With Modern Technologies

Many business leaders struggle to efficiently respond to risk and compliance needs because of the complex regulatory landscape, ever-evolving risk scenarios and inconsistent internal processes. It’s only been more recently that organizations have embraced enterprise integrated risk management (IRM) tools to overcome a siloed approach of managing risk
Publish At:2020-07-30 15:45 | Read:386 | Comments:0 | Tags:Risk Management Artificial Intelligence (AI) Blockchain cybe

Introducing Collaborative Automated Course of Action Operations (CACAO): An Emerging Cybersecurity Standard to Quickly D

A common challenge security teams face is ensuring their organization can continue to operate despite cyber attacks — in other words, to demonstrate their cyber resilience. Research from the Ponemon Institute acknowledges that the volume and severity of cyber attacks continues to rise, but suggests that organizations can improve their cyber resilience by a c
Publish At:2020-06-17 09:13 | Read:531 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Risk Management SOAR Cyber Resiliency Security Operatio

Shift Your Cybersecurity Mindset to Maintain Cyber Resilience

As the business world navigates the ups and downs of today’s economy, a mindset shift is required to maintain cyber resilience. Cybersecurity, often an afterthought in a strong economy, must not be neglected in responding to shifts in the business landscape. As more companies expand their remote workforce, the number of endpoints with access to corpora
Publish At:2020-06-04 12:22 | Read:630 | Comments:0 | Tags:Data Protection Identity & Access Business Continuity C-Suit

Stronger Together — Building Cyber Resilience

In January, the World Economic Forum (WEF) again included cyberattacks as one of the top 10 most likely and significant risks to society in 2020. Less than two months later, ways of working underwent a drastic change due to the global pandemic. With so many employees working remotely and many business functions now in the cloud, organizations are rethinking
Publish At:2020-06-01 07:09 | Read:690 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Incident Response Chief Information Security Officer (C

Advocating Security Fundamentals During and After COVID-19

The COVID-19 health crisis almost instantly changed how the world works, bringing with it new security threats and challenges. As organizations work to find the path forward and emerge stronger on the other side, it’s important to take stock of where we are and where we need to be. Working Together While Apart Like many other organizations, ours transitioned
Publish At:2020-05-29 13:31 | Read:687 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Cloud Security remote workforce Zero Trust Cyber Resili

Beyond IT: Assessing the Human Impact of Healthcare Cybersecurity

Healthcare cybersecurity attacks are on the rise. As Protenus notes, industry data breaches increased by 48 percent between 2018 and 2019, with more than 41 million patient records compromised. Meanwhile, according to the 2019 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey, 82 percent of hospitals said they suffered a “significant security incident” in the past 12 m
Publish At:2020-03-09 11:15 | Read:1358 | Comments:0 | Tags:Healthcare Risk Management Artificial Intelligence (AI) Cybe

Career and Management Advice to Improve Diversity From 21 Leading Women in Cybersecurity

Women in cybersecurity now represent 20 percent of the workforce, according to Cybersecurity Ventures. There’s still a long way to go in closing the industry gender gap, especially when you consider that women make up over half the U.S. workforce. However, the security industry has also made progress, and that’s something to be proud of. In 2013,
Publish At:2020-03-05 08:37 | Read:863 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Career Collaboration Cyber Resiliency Cybersecurity Job

How to Avoid Cybersecurity Job Burnout and Go From Unsung Hero to Valued Contributor

Many in cybersecurity view the profession as a calling. Yet that same passion that brought you to your first cybersecurity job could also leave you feeling underappreciated and cause you to slide toward burnout. The flame of our passion can bring warmth, but without proper handling, it can also consume many of the things we care deeply about, including our o
Publish At:2020-02-28 11:15 | Read:685 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Cyber Resiliency Cybersecurity Jobs Incident Response (

Stay Calm, Your Incident Response Is Ready

Historically speaking, having a plan of attack has gotten a bad rap. Helmuth von Moltke the Elder, who famously said, “No plan survives contact with the enemy,” shared that sentiment with a predecessor in war, Napoleon Bonaparte, who said, “I never had a plan of operations.” Eisenhower warmed up to planning a bit: “In preparing
Publish At:2019-10-18 10:20 | Read:1556 | Comments:0 | Tags:Incident Response C-Suite Cost of a Data Breach Cyber Resili

Practice: The Best Defense for Responding to Cyber Incidents

First responders have proven time and time again the valuable help they provide to people in need. Right now, we’re seeing their bravery with the historic hurricanes, fires and floods impacting millions of people. What makes first responders confident in the face of such danger? One word: practice. And this lesson is translating to the private sector i
Publish At:2017-10-22 05:00 | Read:4930 | Comments:0 | Tags:Banking & Financial Services Data Protection Incident Respon

No Time for Techno-Babble: Four Key Traits of Quality CISO Reports

Board directors have very little patience for technical jargon. Given the tremendous pressure executives are under to avoid headline-grabbing data breaches, CISO reports should align enterprise risks with their potential impacts on business objectives in terms that nontechnical board members can easily understand. An EY report titled “The Evolving Role
Publish At:2017-09-18 17:25 | Read:6323 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Risk Management C-Suite Chief Information Security Offi

Viewing Cybersecurity From the Consumer’s Perspective

In recent years, cybersecurity has become a major disrupter across the globe. In a business landscape that depends on digitization and accelerated transactions, cybersecurity is crucial to both providers and consumers. Those consumers must consider cyber resilience when shopping for services or products, even if a vulnerability doesn’t directly affect
Publish At:2017-08-09 07:50 | Read:3259 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Connected Devices consumers Cyber Resiliency Cybersecur

Business Continuity Management: Crisis Leadership

High-profile events such as data breaches, natural disasters and terrorist attacks are raising enterprise awareness of business continuity management (BCM). Leaders have a crucial stake in ensuring the continuity and resiliency of business operations in the face of interruptions. Unfortunately, many organizations still have not put into place the people, pro
Publish At:2016-01-25 17:05 | Read:6385 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Data Protection Risk Management Business Continuity Com