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$1M Cyber Resiliency Fund launched to support security operations impacted by pandemic

New York, NY, October 19, 2020 – Cybersecurity Collaborative, a membership organization for senior cybersecurity leaders to share expertise and work together on complex enterprise security challenges, alongside parent company CyberRisk Alliance, today announced the creation of a $1M fund to assist organizations whose cybersecurity resources have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The fund…

Sheldon Cuffie, American Family Insurance CISO, joins Cybersecurity Collaborative Executive Committee

Accomplished information security expert to advise and support rapidly growing community for cybersecurity leaders New York, NY, October 7, 2020 – Cybersecurity Collaborative, a membership organization for senior cybersecurity leaders to share expertise and work together on complex enterprise security challenges, announced the appointment of American Family Insurance Enterprise Chief Information Security Officer Sheldon Cuffie…

CyberRisk Alliance acquires podcast and video company Security Weekly

CyberRisk Alliance (CRA), the parent company of SC Media, announced the acquisition of podcast network Security Weekly. Established in 2005 by cybersecurity veteran Paul Asadoorian, Security Weekly’s lineup of podcast programs present insider’s views on how to develop effective cybersecurity strategies; select the right tools and solutions; and function successfully in a variety of business…

Zoom taps Salesforce’s Jason Lee as CISO

As Zoom completes its ambitious 90-day security and privacy plan, the teleconferencing company has tapped seasoned veteran and former Salesforce Senior Vice President of Security Operations Jason Lee as CISO. Lee will report directly to Zoom COO Aparna Bawa. Zoom had suffered a number of growing pains – most of them around privacy – exploded…

Help SC honor Women and Diversity in Cybersecurity with your recommendations

More women may be working in the cybersecurity industry nowadays, but full equality in this space and other sectors is a long way off.  That’s why we at SC Media have been celebrating thought-leading female professionals and the need to elevate overall diversity in the cybersecurity industry in our special annual coverage and hardcopy edition for seven years. To…

The winners of the 2020 SC Awards Honored in the U.S.

Trust AwardBest Authentication TechnologyForgeRockForgeRock Identity Platform All journeys have a beginning, middle and an end, and it’s the job of the ForgeRock Identity Platform to ensure that every authentication journey, from start to finish, remains safe for the client and easy for the user. The platform’s Intelligent Authentication feature delivers the unique ability to visually map user authentication journeys with a drag-and-drop interface…

Venables, Gerstell and Geer to headline CSA Summit

The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) has announced the headlining speakers for the 11th annual CSA Summit which is being held during the RSA Conference 2020 on February 24. The speakers include: Phil Venables, board director and senior advisor (risk and cybersecurity), Goldman Sachs Glenn Gerstell, National Security Agency and Central Security Service General counsel Dan…

CyberRisk Alliance appoints David Longobardi Chief Content Officer

New York, NY, January 21, 2020 — CyberRisk Alliance (“CRA”), a business intelligence company serving the cybersecurity and information risk management marketplace, today announced the appointment of David Longobardi as Chief Content Officer. In this new role, David will design and execute the company’s content strategy and manage content operations across all platforms. David’s mission…

SC Media reveals 2020 SC Awards finalists

SC Media is honored to present the thought leading professionals, innovative companies and powerful products and services named as finalists for the 2020 SC Awards. The SC Media team welcomes all of the finalists to join us in San Francisco on February 25 at the InterContinental Hotel for SC’s Awards Gala ceremony during which winners will be…

SC Media wins top honor at Eddie & Ozzie Awards

SC Media’s 2018 Women in Security print issue took home first place in Folio Magazine’s Eddie & Ozzie Awards for best B2B magazine covering technology/telecom. The SC team behind Women in Security consisted of Illena Armstrong is VP, editorial; Teri Robinson, Michael Strong, art director, executive editor; Doug Olenick, online editor; and Bradley Barth, senior…

CyberRisk Alliance Appoints John Whelan to President

With Executive Responsibility for SC Media and InfoSec World New York, NY, October 28, 2019 — CyberRisk Alliance (CRA), a business intelligence company serving the cybersecurity and information risk management marketplace, today announced the appointment of highly accomplished and respected leader John Whelan as President of SC Media and InfoSec World. Whelan brings rich media…

CyberRisk Alliance appoints Malcolm Harkins to its board

Former Intel Security Chief and Cybersecurity Expert New York, NY, October 10, 2019 — CyberRisk Alliance (“CRA”), a business intelligence company serving the cybersecurity and information risk management marketplace, today announced the appointment of cybersecurity expert Malcolm Harkins to its board of directors. Harkins brings a depth of experience, a broad network, and an acute…

Announcing the 2019 Reboot Leadership Award winners

SC Media is proud to present the class of 2019 Reboot Leadership Award winners. Reboot Leadership Awards 2019 honors executive and professional leaders in our space for their unique, inventive and inspiring contributions that improve security, shape the industry, provide thought leadership, and otherwise have a positive impact on cybersecurity. Please click here for the…

CyberRisk Alliance acquires Cybersecurity Collaborative establishing its Peer Council Business Platform

New York, NY, August 19, 2019 — CyberRisk Alliance (“CRA”), a business intelligence company serving the cybersecurity and information risk management marketplace, has acquired Cybersecurity Collaborative, a peer council platform for Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) and other senior-level security executives from Stuart Cohen, the company’s founder and CEO. Stuart will continue to lead the…

CyberRisk Alliance Acquires SC Media

New York, NY, August 5, 2019 — CyberRisk Alliance (“CRA”), a business intelligence company serving the cybersecurity and information risk management marketplace, has acquired SC Media, a digital information and event company serving cybersecurity executives and other business professionals, from Haymarket Media, Inc. SC Media, a venerable award-winning brand, provides critical content and a range of other information and marketing services to cybersecurity executives, business…

Join us for SC Media’s 2019 RiskSec Conference

SC Media’s 13th annual cybersecurity conference, RiskSec, will be held Wednesday, May 8 in Philadelphia. As a loyal SC reader, we are happy to offer you $100 off admission with discount code WEB. This year’s event will provide insights from thought leaders across various industries, focusing on the most significant issues that security professionals face…

RiskSec: Mark Eggleston, Health Partners Plans

Enlisting FUD (fear, uncertainty and doubt) to argue for security budgets was commonly practiced by many security pros back in the day. It’s not a useful tactic nowadays, although more widespread hype about cybersecurity threats is common in mainstream coverage and some marketing collateral directed at executives less knowledgeable about industry happenings. At RiskSec 2019…