Two Steps to a Robust Security Culture

Two Steps to a Robust Security Culture

By Kwinton Scarbrough, CISSP In the midst of the business and technology merge, organizations of all industries have started their journey into the cognitive era of cybersecurity. In this era, it is essential for a business to have an IT security strategy to govern how the organization will protect itself from internal and external cyber [...]

Data Breach Preparation and Response in Accordance With GDPR

Data Breach Preparation and Response in Accordance With GDPR

Many may be familiar with guidelines on personal data breach notification from Article 29 Working Party (WP29) prepared in October 2017 under Regulation 2016/679. In addition, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) introduces the requirement for a personal data breach (henceforth “breach”) to be notified to the competent national supervisory authority. The basic concept of [...]

Cloud Security: Embracing Change Requires a Mindset Shift

Cloud Security: Embracing Change Requires a Mindset Shift

When meeting with organizations across EMEA, I often hear them cite concerns about putting security in the cloud. However, in the following discussions, they typically admit that doing just that is inevitable. There’s a mindset change here that needs to be embraced on all sides of the cybersecurity equation. I’ve worked previously with companies operating [...]