Exploit Kits Exposed: Automated Attacks at Scale

Exploit Kits Exposed: Automated Attacks at Scale

Put yourself in the shoes of an attacker: Your objective is to infiltrate an organization, deploy ransomware and get paid. It is your job to launch the most effective, lowest cost attack possible, which also delivers the highest return. When adversaries balance the equation of effort versus potential reward, they are increasingly turning toward automated [...]

Setting Expectations for Prevention Readiness: The Prevention-Posture Assessment

Setting Expectations for Prevention Readiness: The Prevention-Posture Assessment

Our commitment to making prevention a core component of architecture is real. As such, we created a standard assessment methodology to help set expectations about prevention and create a prevention-based architecture strategy that builds alliances between IT and security professionals. Let’s talk about how to assess prevention readiness using that methodology. The basis of our [...]

Cultivating and Retaining IT Audit Talent

Cultivating and Retaining IT Audit Talent

People with deep technical skills are in high demand, so internal audit needs to take extra care to ensure the profession is attracting and retaining the right people. According to PricewaterhouseCoopers’ 19th annual global CEO survey released earlier this year, 72 percent of CEOs consider the availability of key skills a threat to their organization’s [...]

Cloud Security Alliance Launches Crowdfunded Cloud Security Management Solution

Cloud Security Alliance Launches Crowdfunded Cloud Security Management Solution

STARWatch SaaS Application Empowers Organizations to Manage Compliance & Risks Using CSA Standards and Best Practices SAN FRANCISCO – November 15, 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 the launch of its [...]