The Path to Improved Cybersecurity Culture

The Path to Improved Cybersecurity Culture

The recent ISACA-CMMI Institute cybersecurity culture research illustrates the accomplishments and gaps that are seen in organizations’ cybersecurity culture. The survey-driven research focuses on culture and continuous improvement, both essential components to a successful cyber risk management program. In this blog post, I will highlight some of the survey’s findings and then discuss ways you can improve [...]

Guideline on Effectively Managing Security Service in the Cloud

Guideline on Effectively Managing Security Service in the Cloud

The cloud computing market is growing ever so rapidly. Affordable, efficient, and scalable, cloud computing remains the best solution for most businesses, and it is heartening to see the number of customers deploying cloud services continue to grow. From the beginning of cloud’s existence, cloud service security has been among the top concerns of deployment. [...]

CCSK in the Wild: Survey of 2018 Certificate Holders

CCSK in the Wild: Survey of 2018 Certificate Holders

Even as more organizations migrate to the cloud, there’s still a concern as to how well those cloud services are being secured. According to an article by Forbes “66% of IT professionals say security is their greatest concern in adopting a cloud computing strategy.” As you embark on your quest to fill this skills gap, you may [...]

Why the CISO matters

Why the CISO matters

The chief information security officer role hasn’t always gotten the respect it deserves. Research over the years has shown companies often treat their CISO primarily as a scapegoat for security incidents. But that may be changing – at least it is in organizations with a strong cybersecurity culture. New research by (ISC)2 shows the overwhelming majority of [...]