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August 06, 2014
At Black Hat USA 2014, keynote speaker Dan Geer said bounding system dependencies was only hope for managing the risks of complexity.
June 23, 2014
At its annual security event, Gartner talked up Internet of Things security and not being compliance-focused, but both clash with practical concerns.
May 01, 2014
At a SANS event, former NSA cybersecurity boss Tony Sager said effective information security leadership requires a holistic, disciplined approach.
December 02, 2013
You are better off with real numbers when it comes to measuring probability and the elements of security risk, even if they are wrong.
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The IT asset lifecycle is the stages that an organization’s information technology asset goes through during the time span of its ownership. An IT asset is any company-owned information, software or hardware that is used in the course of business. ... Continue Reading
In his debut 'Security that Works' column for SearchSecurity, Eric Cole of the SANS Institute challenges infosec pros to grade themselves on the three fundamental aspects of any successful enterprise security program. Continue Reading
As more security professionals take on greater roles in global risk management, Global 2000 companies are investing in cybersecurity measures above and beyond compliance requirements. Global threat intelligence services have continued to evolve and ... Continue Reading
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Expert Joseph Granneman details the MEHARI risk management framework and compares it to the ISO 27000 and NIST 800 series. Continue Reading
What's a dollar spent on security worth in terms of risk? Break-even analysis helps you decide. Continue Reading
Delayed by the government shutdown, the preliminary NIST Cybersecurity Framework offers general best practices for critical infrastructure security. Continue Reading
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Security expert Michael Cobb offers pointers on how to assign risk values during a security risk assessment. Continue Reading
Marcus Ranum chats with Columbia University's Joel Rosenblatt to learn how "apples to apples" comparisons helped automate critical security processes. Continue Reading
Third-party vendor management is important for avoiding incidents like the Target breach. Joseph Granneman offers four must-have security controls. Continue Reading
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Expert Ernie Hayden explains how critical infrastructure organizations can use the NIST cybersecurity framework to assess, improve infosec practices. Continue Reading
Expert Mike Chapple reviews the recent ISO 27001 update, including the three most significant changes to ISO 27001 and the effect on infosec programs. Continue Reading
Expert Joseph Granneman explains how the RACI matrix can be used as part of an information security risk assessment. Continue Reading