Embracing Diversity in Cybersecurity – Key Takeaways From Palo Alto Networks Ignite Diversity Panel

Embracing Diversity in Cybersecurity – Key Takeaways From Palo Alto Networks Ignite Diversity Panel

Palo Alto Networks hosted its first-ever diversity panel session at Ignite, our annual end user conference, held this year in Vancouver, Canada. The session, “Embracing Diversity: The Catalyst to Effectively Solve Today’s Toughest Cyber Challenges,” was co-chaired by Carly Chaikin of the popular USA Network cybersecurity TV series “Mr. Robot” and our own Rick Howard, [...]

The Evolving Role of CISO Can Improve Information Security in Indian Banking

The Evolving Role of CISO Can Improve Information Security in Indian Banking

Whether in banking or any industry, business needs take precedence; everything else not as tangibly connected to organizational objectives and profitability is regarded as not as important by senior management. Information security and the concept of CISO have struggled to gain prominence – this despite ISACA’s best efforts, shouting from the rooftop that information security [...]

Tips for Gamifying Your Cybersecurity Education and Awareness Programs

Tips for Gamifying Your Cybersecurity Education and Awareness Programs

Employees are fast becoming the weakest link in the defence against cybercriminals. Sometimes common sense can only go so far, as you need to make sure that best practices around security don’t go in one ear and out the other. Whether through innocent mistakes or because they were targeted for their access to sensitive information, [...]

Thoughtful Analysis Needed to Build on Cyber Security US Executive Order

Thoughtful Analysis Needed to Build on Cyber Security US Executive Order

In May, US President Trump set into motion a series of requirements to obtain an understanding of where US federal agencies stood in terms of readiness to ward off cyber attacks and assured the American public his administration valued the importance of understanding the risk, mitigating it and building a world-class workforce. As a CISO [...]