Cybersecurity and Human Factors: Why Cybersecurity Is a Human Issue Rather Than a Technical Problem

I recently had a discussion with Japanese business executives on cybersecurity challenges during which one of them asked me about the biggest difference between Japan and other countries regarding their approach to cybersecurity. I answered, “Each country and sector are different; but if I compare Japan and the United States, the Japanese tend to think […]

Continue Reading

Enterprise Leaders Should Steer Organizations on Path to Digital Transformation

Employees are at their best when they are encouraged to take calculated risks, rather than becoming complacent with what they know and what has become comfortable. The same holds true for enterprises. Some of the best risks enterprises can take in our technology-driven business landscape involve deploying transformative technologies that allow them to connect with […]

Continue Reading

Getting Digital Transformation Right: The Fundamental Three

Emerging technologies – such as machine learning, artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, Internet of Things (IoT), augmented reality, and 3-D printing – are swiftly disrupting several industries. To paraphrase Klaus Schwab, co-founder of the World Economic Forum, these mind-boggling innovations are redefining humanity, pushing the thresholds of lifespan, health, cognition, and capabilities in ways previously considered to be […]

Continue Reading

Research Shows ‘White Male Effect’ Can Impact Risk Communications

This is a story about researching a simple question: Why are there so many vulnerabilities in information systems? One answer that might strike a chord with ISACA members is: “failure to listen to experts.” Many of us have spent years advising companies to adhere to the principles of security by design and privacy by design, […]

Continue Reading

The Role of Certifications in the Hiring Process

Without a doubt, the information security space is experiencing a dramatic increase in hiring. Finding qualified candidates is continuing to get more difficult, and the duties of managers are steadily increasing. As a result, hiring managers and human resource recruiters are looking for ways to make the process more efficient. Because most certifications in the […]

Continue Reading
%d bloggers like this: