Ransomware: Why Are Organizations Still So Vulnerable?

Ransomware: Why Are Organizations Still So Vulnerable?

Ransomware attacks are not new. In fact, ISACA has been sounding the alarm on the increasing spate of ransomware for quite a while. Unfortunately, it takes a massive-scale cyber attack like the recent WannaCry incident for such cyber crimes to gain national and international notoriety. In fact, another recent ransomware attack that caught the public’s [...]

Why Directors Feel Inadequate in Terms of Cybersecurity and What They Can Do About It

Why Directors Feel Inadequate in Terms of Cybersecurity and What They Can Do About It

Executive Summary The National Association of Corporate Directors says that directors do not feel adequate in terms of mitigating cybersecurity issues. The problem is that we have led ourselves to believe that cybersecurity risk is somehow different from all the other risks that directors deal with daily. This is incorrect. The same risk strategies apply: [...]

How to Stop and Remediate WannaCry

How to Stop and Remediate WannaCry

The effects of WannaCry, the ransomware dominating international headlines, continue to be felt by organizations and individuals alike. If you or anyone you know has had a device infected, (ISC)2 has advice for stopping and remediating the attack. View the video below to see how you can respond to WannaCry: [(ISC)² Blog]