This week security savants from around the world flocked to the Moscone Center for the RSA Conference 2016. In the midst of conference show floor activity that touted the latest security technologies that aim to give CISOs a good night’s sleep, a prominent group of security executives gathered at the W Hotel to discuss an […]
RSA is here. And so is our new look website! We’ve added a whole new section titled ‘Business Value’. Whether it is the board of directors, line of business leaders, investigators and responders, vulnerability or vendor risk managers; Risk Fabric, our Cyber Risk Analytics platform delivers tangible business value across the board. This is a […]
By Feris Rifai, CEO and co-founder, Bay Dynamics Whether security is a major concern or a differentiator for an organization, depends highly on how it is managed. More importantly, how a company’s security stance is reported and how the board leverages those security insights is central to discerning whether security controls are a benefit or […]
According to a 2015 global study by the Georgia Tech Information Security Center, 63 percent of executives and directors report cybersecurity as a top boardroom issue, up from 33 percent in 2012. To help CISOs and CIROs improve how they report their cyber risk posture to the board, our experts at Bay Dynamics created the infographic titled, “Five Useless Things CISOs Report to the Board.”
By Suhaas Kodagali, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Skyhigh Networks: The cloud is now a key component of the enterprise IT infrastructure. Recent research by Gartner shows that for new technology purchases, 16% of IT leaders consider the cloud as the first option while another 15% give it serious consideration.
No matter where they are located, which customers they serve or products they offer, all enterprise businesses speak one, universal language – risk. Good risks. Dangerous risks. Financial risks. Residual risks. Board members and C-level executives evaluate all kinds of risks when making critical decisions.
It’s that time of the year; the time when days are shorter, but store hours are longer. Shoppers flood malls, big box stores and neighborhood boutiques. Retailers do everything possible to lure them in – including adding extra staff to keep the lines moving and the shelves fully stocked. However, in the midst of the […]
This week, Comcast Cable received prestigious recognition. CSO named the Comcast 360° Vendor Risk Assurance Program a CSO50 Award winner for 2016. The annual CSO50 Awards recognizes 50 organizations for security projects and initiatives that demonstrate outstanding business value and thought leadership. A panel of judges that includes security leaders, industry experts, and academics, evaluated and […]
Move over security controls; there’s a new sheriff in town – user and entity behavior analytics (UEBA). It may sound complicated and technical, but UEBA is actually easy to understand and it’s helping thwart destructive cyber-attacks. In the Market Guide for User and Entity Behavior Analytics, by Avivah Litan, published September 22, 2015, industry analyst firm Gartner says […]
In today’s cyber world the unfortunate reality is that breaches happen. And the recent breaches of Penn State and the IRS have only proven that the current siloe’d approach to threat detection and response is not working to protect organizations against sophisticated attacks. Organizations today need to be able to “connect the dots” across high […]