If your company is based in Europe and manages customer data, then you have been preparing for this day. The new GDPR rules apply to anyone that collects digital information from customers living in Europe. If you serve a single individual on the continent, you may need to revamp your data policies.Read More
Bringing a Chief Data Officer on board won’t necessarily reduce the data-related dangers your organization faces, but it will definitely make it better prepared for the unexpected. Here are three things to keep in mind when structuring the role or making a hire.Read More
The United States is the undisputed center of the global technology industry. That isn’t the case when it comes to the tech world’s shadowy counterpart. To find that sector’s best talent, so to speak, you go to the Russian Federation. Why is that?Read More
We’re in the middle of a cybersecurity job boom, and with good reason. As a result, the demand for infosec workers—and the professional certifications available to them—has soared. But which certification should a Senior leader who wants an infosec strategy that is designed to protect their business critical assets look for in a candidate? I believe there’s a clear winner.Read More
If you transact sensitive data with or provide third-party services to banks or other companies that handle a lot of electronic payments you need to take a look at these newly revamped cybersecurity rules.Read More
Could sharing be “the next big thing” for regtech and fintech? I think the answer could be yes.Read More
The day of the scripted scenario-based disaster response is over. Business continuity isn’t a plan—it’s a way of organizing. It’s a way of thinking. Today’s business-continuity professional needs authority and organizational buy-in like never before.Read More
Employee training needs to be central to any company’s cybersecurity plan, and Alison DeNisco of Tech Republic recent posted a great list of 10 tips to improve your staff’s practices and make your data more secure. Companies that want to take their cybersecurity practices “to 11” should consider this.Read More
“Big data” has transformed virtually every sector of the global economy, from e-commerce to healthcare to banking. Are these services right for your organization? These tips may help you decide.Read More
Companies that rely on information technology to conduct everyday business must consider investing in a more holistic defense, one with two key elements: resiliency planning and awareness training.Read More
In the 96 hours that have elapsed since authorities dragged United Airlines passenger David Dao from his seat, videos showing the incident have surpassed 10 million views, the company’s market cap has shriveled by as much as $1.4 billion, and the public outcry for CEO Oscar Muñoz’s ouster has reached a fever pitch.
None of this had to happen.
As we head into this current period of change, it is normal for organizations and their leadership to experience some level of anxiety as they evaluate the possible risks these changes may bring.Read More
Every organization faces risks and threats regardless of size, location, or industry. As the risk landscape continues to shift, it is vital for organizations to strengthen risk controls by implementing an integrated strategy.Read More
The flood of political departures in the wake of the recent Brexit decision has made the impact that an unexpected loss of human capital can have on an organization, abundantly clear.Read More