The Need for Endpoint Protection in Critical Infrastructure

The Need for Endpoint Protection in Critical Infrastructure

As cyberattacks against ICS and SCADA systems become commonplace, the need for robust endpoint protection grows. The rapid growth of the internet, with its ever-increasing need for data, has made it almost mandatory that information be made available at all times. This gluttony of data results in the need for corporations to provide connections to [...]

Cloud Security, Yes – But Is AI Ready for Its Cybersecurity Spotlight?

Cloud Security, Yes – But Is AI Ready for Its Cybersecurity Spotlight?

In today’s world, speed, agility and scalability are essential for organizations and businesses if they want to become successful and stay relevant. On-premises IT can’t provide them with the speed, agility and scalability cloud environments can, so the continued embrace of cloud is inevitable. Unfortunately, the same characteristics – speed, agility and scalability – also [...]

Transparent Use of Personal Data Critical to Election Integrity in UK

Transparent Use of Personal Data Critical to Election Integrity in UK

Editor’s note: The ISACA Now blog is featuring a series of posts on the topic of election data integrity. ISACA Now previously published a US perspective on the topic. Today, we publish a post from Mike Hughes, providing a UK perspective. In some ways, the UK has less to worry about when it comes to protecting the integrity [...]

Cloud Compliance: The Cheeseburger Principle

Cloud Compliance: The Cheeseburger Principle

We spend our days talking with people about the need to apply security and compliance best practices in their cloud environment, and then helping them maintain automated visibility and remediation of vulnerabilities. We try to imprint on them the notion that security never stops; to truly have the best odds of keeping an environment secure, [...]

Workforce Study Methodology and Defining the Gap

Workforce Study Methodology and Defining the Gap

2,930,000 That is the size of the global cybersecurity workforce gap. The breakdown is around 498,000 in North America, 136,000 in Latin America, 142,000 in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, with the largest deficit coming in Asia Pacific at 2.14 million. But what does this big, scary number even mean? Where did it come [...]