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 [...]

Shedding Light on the Dark Web

Shedding Light on the Dark Web

The Dark Web is the part of the internet that is inaccessible by conventional search engines and requires special anonymizing software to access. In colloquial terms, these are the darkest corners of the internet, where a widespan of nefarious activity takes place, as highlighted in the graphic below. The Dark Web raises many questions, even [...]

CVE and Cloud Services, Part 2: Impacts on Cloud Vulnerability and Risk Management

CVE and Cloud Services, Part 2: Impacts on Cloud Vulnerability and Risk Management

This is the second post in a series, where we’ll discuss cloud service vulnerability and risk management trends in relation to the Common Vulnerability and Exposures (CVE) system. In the first blog post, we wrote about the Inclusion Rule 3 (INC3) and how it affects the counting of cloud service vulnerabilities. Here, we will delve deeper [...]

New Strategic Vision Needed to Thrive As a Digital Enterprise

New Strategic Vision Needed to Thrive As a Digital Enterprise

Stakes are increasing when it comes to leveraging technology to define and deliver new value. The CEO and the executive team leaders are reeling with the challenges of identifying and implementing new digital business models while also wrestling with making smart capital investments to develop and mature organizational capabilities that enable agility and rapid response [...]

Five Takeaways from the 2018 Governance, Risk and Control Conference

Five Takeaways from the 2018 Governance, Risk and Control Conference

Governance, risk and compliance professionals shared ideas and gathered insights on how their roles are evolving in light of enterprises’ digital transformation efforts, evolving trends in innovation, and growing regulatory and security risks recently at the sold-out 2018 GRC Conference in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. The conference, organized by The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and ISACA, took place 13-15 August. [...]