Improving Metrics in Cyber Resiliency: A Study from CSA

Improving Metrics in Cyber Resiliency: A Study from CSA

With the growth in cloud computing, businesses rely on the network to access information about operational assets being stored away from the local server. Decoupling information assets from other operational assets could result in poor operational resiliency if the cloud is compromised. Therefore, to keep the operational resiliency unaffected, it is essential to bolster information [...]

Spending Analysis Reflects Information Security’s Rising Profile

Spending Analysis Reflects Information Security’s Rising Profile

Analyst firm Gartner projects that worldwide spending on IT security products and services will grow 7 percent, year over year, to reach a total of US $86.4 billion in 2017. Historically, organizations have had a tough time allocating security expense budgets because: The concept of security was vague and unclear There is no methodology to assess the [...]

What Do Best-of-Breed Security Products and Top NFL Draft Picks Have in Common?

What Do Best-of-Breed Security Products and Top NFL Draft Picks Have in Common?

Analyzed individually, they can’t predict success. “Poor build, skinny. Lacks great physical stature and strength, lacks mobility and ability to avoid the rush, lacks a really strong arm, can’t drive the ball downfield … gets knocked down easily.” Whether you’re a football fan or not, if asked from whose NFL scouting report this quote was [...]

Privacy Has Had Its Chernobyl Moment

Privacy Has Had Its Chernobyl Moment

Privacy has had its Chernobyl moment. Maybe it was when a foreign power stole everything every American had submitted for a clearance form from the Office of Personnel Management. Maybe it was when an insurer lost control of the health records of millions of Americans. Maybe it was when the United Kingdom spilled its child [...]