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How to Increase Organizational Effectiveness

The Holistic CISO: How to Increase Organizational Effectiveness

The modern-day CISO faces a multitude of challenges they must face head-on to build a sense of leadership and vision within the security and risk department. InfoSec Insider caught up with CISO Spotlight’s Todd Fitzgerald, who offered up concrete tips up-and-coming security leaders can leverage when it comes to achieving organizational effectiveness.

A Guide to Purchasing Cybersecurity Solutions

A Guide to Purchasing Cybersecurity Solutions

Knowing how to approach buying cybersecurity vendors is a difficult task. There’s a lot to manage internally (budget, needs, fit) and it’s hard to know what kind of vendors or solutions would serve your organization best. The fear, uncertainty, and doubt (FUD) experienced by cybersecurity vendors are especially troubling.

Cyber impact on democracy

The Cyber Impact on Democracy

Cybereason CSO Sam Curry shares how “black propaganda” is leveraged by foreign adversaries, why 2016 was a failure of imagination from a cyber standpoint, and what we should be prepared for leading into the 2020 presidential elections.

The state of passwords in 2019.

The State of Passwords in 2019: Will They Ever Go Away?

Password security has undergone a significant transformation over the last few years. As a reaction to the insecure form of identity verification that is logging in with a password, technologies such as two-factor authentication (2FA), multi-factor authentication (MFA), and hardware keys. This begs the question—where does that leave passwords in 2019?

The changing cybersecurity education landscape.

How Moving Away From Traditional Academia Has Changed Cybersecurity Education

Today, there are highly specialized training options offered both in-person and online in the form of meetups, webinars, formal courses, and in-house and external conferences. The attractiveness (cost, convenience, and specialty) of these alternative options has driven cybersecurity talent to steer towards education avenues outside of traditional academia.

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