Security News

5 Tips for Achieving Better Cybersecurity Risk Management
2021-09-23 19:10

Cybersecurity frameworks such as ISO 27001, the international framework that defines best practices for an information security management system, can help organizations tackle business risk and enhance overall cyber-defense. In addition to ISO 27001, there are several other frameworks to consider, including the National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Framework, which offers in-depth support to help enterprises identify the necessary actions to address and decrease risk.

Navigating Vendor Risk Management as IT Professionals
2021-08-23 07:09

Let's look at navigating vendor risk management as IT professionals and see how businesses can accomplish this in a highly complex cybersecurity world. To meet the cybersecurity challenges in working with third-party vendors, organizations must focus on vendor risk management.

Navigating Vendor Risk Management as IT Professionals
2021-08-23 07:09

Let's look at navigating vendor risk management as IT professionals and see how businesses can accomplish this in a highly complex cybersecurity world. To meet the cybersecurity challenges in working with third-party vendors, organizations must focus on vendor risk management.

Ransomware risk management: How to start preparing for the future now
2021-07-30 18:58

TechRepublic's Karen Roby interviews Brandon Vigliarolo about how the ransomware risk management calculus is changing for OT, ICS and critical infrastructure.

Fusion Risk Management appoints Katie Burgoon as CHRO
2021-07-29 22:30

Burgoon joined Fusion's Executive Leadership Team and is responsible for talent management, succession planning, organizational and performance management, diversity, and inclusion, and learning and development. Burgoon will report directly to Fusion's CEO, Mike Campbell.

Cyber Risk Management Firm Safe Security Raises $33 Million
2021-07-23 13:02

Cyber risk measurement and mitigation platform provider Safe Security this week announced that it has received a $33 million strategic investment led by BT Group. As part of the investment, BT will have exclusive rights to use and sell Safe Security's products in the U.K. by incorporating the cyber risk management platform into its portfolio.

The ransomware risk management calculus is changing for OT, ICS and critical infrastructure
2021-07-22 14:38

Needless to say, Geyer has a lot to say about the threat ransomware poses to OT, ICS and critical infrastructure. How to prepare for the future of ransomware risk management.

How do I select a third-party risk management solution for my business?
2021-07-12 06:00

To select a suitable third-party risk management solution for your business, you need to think about a variety of factors. Third-party risk managers should review the goods or services their business provides, how third parties support different functions of the business, what processes they're involved in and what data they touch.

Security Awareness Training is Broken. Human Risk Management (HRM) is the Fix
2021-07-08 02:43

Even with more businesses rolling out staff security awareness training programs to combat evolving cyber threats, over 90% of data breaches still stem from human error. Training courses are wrongly seen as a silver bullet - Regular training is vital for helping employees strengthen their security behaviour, but computer-based courses are just one tool for tackling human cyber risk.

Third-party identity risk management, compliance, or both?
2021-06-25 05:30

Despite the 49% of organizations in the report who said they are completing an initial risk assessment before granting access to third parties, these assessments are typically focused on the security controls the organization has in place or the organizational risk score. A third-party organization may pass a risk assessment and be in compliance one day, but an unexpected threat to business operations may push it out of compliance the next.