The Power of Leading From the Front: Encouraging Industry-Wide Diversity and Inclusion

The Power of Leading From the Front: Encouraging Industry-Wide Diversity and Inclusion

At Palo Alto Networks, we believe a diverse and inclusive culture with people of different backgrounds, thoughts and ideas is instrumental in finding the most creative and effective solutions to the toughest cybersecurity challenges organizations around the world face today. This belief is an essential underpinning to achieve our mission of protecting our way of [...]

Cybersecurity Automation Squared: Security Automation × Network Automation

Cybersecurity Automation Squared: Security Automation × Network Automation

In cybersecurity, the concept of automation is provided in two distinct yet complementary areas: network automation and security automation. Network automation simplifies the workflow to deploy and manage security devices. Security automation provides the needed interactions and intelligence to learn, adapt and prevent successful attacks. There are times in service provider cybersecurity conversations when the [...]

Cloud Security Alliance Announces “Grand Opening” of Its New Third-Party Global Consultancy Program

Cloud Security Alliance Announces “Grand Opening” of Its New Third-Party Global Consultancy Program

SEATTLE, WA – June 5, 2017 – 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 and immediate availability of the CSA Global Consultancy Program (CSA-GCP). The new professional services program, developed and managed by the [...]

How to Improve Communication Within Your Technology Team

How to Improve Communication Within Your Technology Team

Few things can stunt the growth of an organization more than a lack of healthy communication. This is especially true in IT departments, where open lines of communication and transparency are paramount to efficiency and output. With that being said, have you considered the topic of internal communications and how you can improve in this [...]

How to Properly Review and Act Upon SOC Reports

How to Properly Review and Act Upon SOC Reports

There continues to be a great deal of confusion over the new service organization reporting structure and which reports are the best to obtain. The basic intentions of the reports are as follows: SOC 1 – Related to Internal Control over Financial Reporting SOC 2 – Related to testing over the Trust Services Principles of [...]