March 13, 2014
SN blogs: Experts discuss solutions to security skills shortages, bandwidth consumption patterns and preparing for VoIP.
March 12, 2014
Veteran CISOs say Target's move to create and fill its CISO role is a good one, but that can't be the end of the Target security program overhaul.
February 26, 2014
At the 2014 RSA Conference, a trio of CISOs said that SIEM still has its uses, but when it comes to big data analytics, tools like Splunk are needed.
December 02, 2013
We honor leading information security professionals in seven vertical industries and applaud their achievements in our annual awards issue.
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Low infosec awareness among C-level execs can hurt security funding. Expert Joseph Granneman details three ways that CISOs can raise that awareness. Continue Reading
The CISO (chief information security officer) is a senior-level executive responsible for aligning security initiatives with enterprise programs and business objectives, ensuring that information assets and technologies are adequately protected. Continue Reading
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Analysts expect security concerns to drive global risk management, but executives may need convincing. Continue Reading
A trusted advisor and a strong communicator and promoter, a good CISO should be a jack-of-all-trades to rally the IT security team to support the business needs by minimizing risk. Continue Reading
CISOs work closely with human resources to investigate potential Web or email policy violations by employees, develop security policies and procedures, and plan for disaster recovery. Continue Reading
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With the CISO role being a new addition for many executive teams, expert Joe Granneman says there are several challenges facing security execs. Continue Reading
This week's networking blogs cover the gamut from Cisco's SDN strategy to steps enterprises should take to ensure they have enough network capacity. Continue Reading
Veteran CISO Ernie Hayden discusses how to foster infosec policies that secure emerging technologies without being perceived as a business roadblock. Continue Reading
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How to secure your computer amidst rampant cyberthreats? Robert Bigman, a former CISO at the CIA, discusses computer privacy as a top tech challenge. Continue Reading
In this tip, Forrester analyst Edward Ferrara discusses how and why CISOs need to be involved in cloud procurement and security processes. Continue Reading
Ernie Hayden details how South Carolina's Department of Revenue breach proves business and IT security are often out of alignment, and how to fix it. Continue Reading