Let’s ring in National Cyber Security Awareness Month! Fourteen years ago, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and National Cyber Security Alliance officially dedicated October as the month to raise awareness for the importance of cyber security. Divided into four modules during the four weeks of October, National Cyber Security Awareness Month, a.k.a. #NCSAM, […]
The 180-day transitional period to comply with the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYS DFS) cyber security regulation is over. Financial services organizations that are regulated by the NYS DFS now must comply with a new set of requirements. What’s mandatory?
It seems that the General Data Protection Regulation is everywhere – in the headlines, leading conference discussions, in the boardroom, etc. etc. etc. Coalitions (i.e. GDPR Coalition), summits (i.e. GDPR:Summit), even a news publication (i.e. GDPR:Report) have been created to help organizations comply. And, the regulation doesn’t even take effect until May 2018. But don’t […]
Happy Cyber Monday, the biggest online shopping day of the year. As shoppers seize the bargain buys and plug in their valuable payment card information, we hope they will take a step back and make sure they are practicing good cyber security hygiene. Retailers should also make sure they are doing their part to protect […]
September marks the ten-year anniversary of the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC), a group created by the major card brands to strengthen the protection of payment card data.
Today we unveiled a new version of our Bay Dynamics flagship cyber risk analytics platform, Risk Fabric®. We implemented the enhancements to help IT and security practitioners ease some of their greatest pains.
Bay Dynamics is headed back to Black Hat August 1-4 where the best in security – from hackers to C-level executives - gather in the heat of the Vegas desert to discuss the hottest security issues. In the 19 years since Black Hat began, a lot has changed in the industry.
When it comes to cyber risk reporting, the stakes are higher than ever before. Board members are paying attention, holding IT and security executives accountable for cyber risk reduction.
Security and risk organizations place a lot of focus on vulnerabilities, and rightly so. These nasty flaws in systems and applications – if leveraged by miscreants – can result in millions of dollars in losses, in addition to significant reputational damage. Enterprises, both large and small, all have vulnerability management programs. However, there are significant […]