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March 31, 2017
InfoSec should start talking to the business in the language of security risk,Tom Kartanowicz, head of information security at Natixis, North America, told the audience at the recent CDM Media CISO ...
November 30, 2016
In today's threat-filled environment, money is not always a hacker's prime motivation. They could be driven by political reasons or just want to embarrass organizations. But irrespective of their ...
November 22, 2016
The massive DDoS attack on Oct. 21 was a harbinger of bad news, according to cybersecurity expert Bryce Austin. It is a prime example that the IoT makes cybercriminals increasingly capable of ...
October 06, 2016
Snap, Inc., the company behind the popular photo and video messaging app Snapchat, is releasing a pair of photo and video-capturing glasses that have some worried about the possible privacy ...
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An internal audit (IA) is an organizational initiative to monitor and analyze its own business operations in order to determine how well it conforms to a set of specific criteria. Continue Reading
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Insider threat prevention has become inherent to cybersecurity strategy, but companies must use the right metrics to determine whether their efforts are working. Continue Reading
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There are several parallels between climate-related threats to critical infrastructure and data risk. Can the connection help companies develop effective cybersecurity strategies? Continue Reading
As companies struggle to protect constantly expanding attack surfaces, virtual containers could quickly become essential to companies' endpoint security strategy. Continue Reading
Security expert Georgia Weidman explains how enterprise mobility and the IoT are fueling enterprise security threats and offers pointers on fortifying cybersecurity strategies. Continue Reading