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June 06, 2014
May #GRCchat participants share top information security threats and how to prevent data breaches caused by the biggest culprits: employees.
May 30, 2014
Tenable Network Security CSO Marcus Ranum reveals that data-driven intelligence is not as critical as system logging to security strategy.
May 20, 2014
In this #GRCchat recap, a former Federal Communications Commission CIO discusses how a quantitative risk profile can mitigate financial risk.
February 04, 2014
What is mobile data, which devices produce it, and how can you protect it? Join SearchCompliance Feb. 20 to discuss mobile governance and compliance.
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Target Corp. has made major executive changes in the months following its massive 2013 data breach as the company strives to reassure customers and rework digital information security processes. Continue Reading
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Security expert Richard Stiennon explains how CISOs get it wrong when explaining IT security threats to the C-suite, and offers a tested visual approach. Continue Reading
The lack of a common framework makes cloud security and compliance a difficult proposition. In this tip, learn best practices to ensure cloud GRC. Continue Reading
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Security and compliance don't mean the same thing in Exchange deployments, but there are ways to make sure you have both. Continue Reading
Former eBay CISO David Cullinane discusses why new threats make security-related information sharing an integral part of corporate data protection. Continue Reading
Even the best security controls have data management gaps that create risk. Here are steps to identify and offset residual risk during an assessment. Continue Reading