April 30, 2016
MIT Sloan research shows that while it is still rare for CISOs to report to the board of directors, board involvement in cybersecurity is on the rise.
September 15, 2015
FinalCode's software allows IT to keep tabs on all their corporate docs.
August 27, 2015
An up-to-date application security program -- as well as knowing how to connect with stakeholders -- is critical to being a successful CISO today, said Renee Guttmann, vice president, Office of the CISO at Accuvant Inc.
May 29, 2015
News roundup: Cybersecurity is finally garnering attention at the boardroom table, but not necessarily for the right reasons. Plus: Ponemon's "Cost of Data Breach"; D-Link vulnerabilities; NitlovePOS; bad bots.
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CISO training programs, like the Deloitte CISO Transition Lab, are available for those who are new to the role. Expert Mike O. Villegas explains what's covered in these programs. Continue Reading
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President Obama's proposed 2017 budget includes a much bigger focus on cybersecurity and calls for the creation of a federal CISO position. Expert Mike Villegas discusses the role. Continue Reading
The longstanding question of whom CISOs should report to has taken on new urgency as digital security rises to the top of corporate agendas. Continue Reading
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Several different teams come together to follow an incident response policy after a security breach occurs in an enterprise. Here's how CISOs should manage the process. Continue Reading
Enterprises should assess their cybersecurity products to make sure they're as effective as possible. Expert Mike O. Villegas discusses how to evaluate cybersecurity tools. Continue Reading
Trimming down a security portfolio and budget is a struggle for many security professionals. Here's how to trim security portfolios without affecting security. Continue Reading
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When candidates prepare for a CISO job interview, they should know the answer to 12 specific questions. Expert Mike O. Villegas reviews the questions. Continue Reading
Effective security communication to board members is an important way to get cybersecurity on their radar. Expert Mike O. Villegas explains how to make this happen. Continue Reading
When your organization plans out how to handle a data breach, managing public perception should be given special consideration. One piece of advice: Don't play the victim. Continue Reading