Former Pittsburgh Steel Worker and Former New Orleans Saxophonist Partner to Cover Cybersecurity Blind Spots

Former Pittsburgh Steel Worker and Former New Orleans Saxophonist Partner to Cover Cybersecurity Blind Spots

As a young man growing up in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania area working in steel mills, (ISC)2 CEO David Shearer learned early on that a strong work ethic and collaborative spirit were important factors to being successful in business. David met fellow Safety Harbor, Florida-based CEO of PivotPoint Risk Analytics Julian Waits, who was originally a [...]

Shock Treatment: Combatting Infosec Negligence

Shock Treatment: Combatting Infosec Negligence

Boring training videos, box-ticking to meet regulations, blacklisting software at the expense of productivity: large enterprise has been reliant on these methods of “cyber security control” for too long. They are outdated and don’t work. Cyber criminals don’t follow the steps outlined in a training video from 2006—they innovate, manipulate, penetrate and steal information in many [...]

Google’s Gerhard Eschelbeck to Keynote at Cloud Security Alliance Congress US at Privacy.Security.Risk Conference

Google’s Gerhard Eschelbeck to Keynote at Cloud Security Alliance Congress US at Privacy.Security.Risk Conference

Registration Now Open for the Industry’s Premier Gathering for Cloud Education and Best Practices San Jose, CA – July 6, 2016 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, today announced that Gerhard Eschelbeck, Vice President, [...]

Passage of EU NIS Directive Is a Milestone, But Next Steps Matter Even More

Passage of EU NIS Directive Is a Milestone, But Next Steps Matter Even More

Today, with a plenary vote in the European Parliament, the EU took the near-final step in enacting its groundbreaking cybersecurity legislation, the Network and Information Security (NIS) Directive. This is the result of more than three years of effort by the European Commission, Council and Parliament, working with stakeholders from Europe and around the world. [...]