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Digital Transformation Driving Increased Cybersecurity Costs

Security Boulevard

Nearly half (49%) of cybersecurity professionals citied digital business transformation issues as the top factor driving an increase in cybersecurity costs, according to a survey conducted by Dimensional Research on behalf of Deepwatch, a provider of managed detection and response services.

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Security and Culture are Key to Digital Transformation

Security Boulevard

With digital business initiatives accelerating across nearly every industry, Gartner projects worldwide IT spending to reach a whopping $4.1 However, to fully reap the benefits of digital transformation, organizations must.

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Maintaining Cybersecurity During Rapid Digital Transformation

Security Boulevard

In the business and technology world, perhaps its main effect has been to press the accelerator on digital transformation in organizations across the globe. The challenges of digital transformation and cybersecurity. 2025 and digital transformation. Language.

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How Do You Secure Digital Transformation?

SecureWorld News

It is very likely that the COVID-19 pandemic forced your organization to accelerate its digital transformation (DX) strategies. There are a lot of lingering questions: What do organizations do to transform their infrastructure to where it needs to be from a technology standpoint?

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Digital Transformation Exposes Operational Technology & Critical Infrastructure

Dark Reading

The convergence of OT and IP-based IT networks makes society more vulnerable, requiring CISOs to rethink defense

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CIO Essential Guidance: CISO Security Threat landscape

Tech Republic Security

Despite massive spend to protect enterprise digital assets, security breaches are still on the rise. The disconnect between the level of investment and the volume and impact of attacks is largely attributed to outdated approaches that favor perimeter protection and point solutions despite a digital supply chain that is more distributed than ever. The post CIO Essential Guidance: CISO Security Threat landscape appeared first on TechRepublic. Digital Transformation Security

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50% of CISOs say the push for rapid growth and digital transformation stalls cloud security

SC Magazine

New research found that half of CISOs surveyed say their organization’s desire for growth and rapid digital transformation has become detrimental to achieving data security in the cloud.

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What companies need to know about ‘SecOps’ — the path to making ‘digital transformation’ secure

The Last Watchdog

With the digital transformation really just beginning, in cloud computing and IoT, it makes sense to bring security into the DevOps conversation. However, the full fruition of DevSecOps is something that is going to have to happen if digital transformation is to achieve its full potential. But for all the upside, there is a downside to the digital transformation.

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Cybersecurity Collaborative’s Cloud Security Task Force to provide guidance for digital transformation

SC Magazine

The Collaborative convened the Cloud Computing Task Force of roughly 15 CISOs in February. The Cybersecurity Collaborative launched a Cloud Security Task Force with the mission of helping organizations guide their migrations and secure ongoing digital transformation initiatives.

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Federal Government is Excelling at Digital Transformation While Security Challenges Gain Ground

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

government is excelling with digital transformation (DX) which is critical in this time of crisis as the cloud becomes a crucial dynamic with the world working remotely. New digital capabilities are enabling data to be more fully utilized. As the U.S.

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Transformation Starts with Zero

Tech Republic Security

It’s never been more important to digitally transform your business. Whether you’re a CIO, CISO, head of networking, head of security, or an IT infrastructure leader, helping the business accelerate its transformation confidently and securely is a top priority, and will help your business in a myriad of ways, including: Help build a long-term competitive. The post Transformation Starts with Zero appeared first on TechRepublic.

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What Progressive CISOs Do to Enable Innovation?

SecureWorld News

Our opening keynote, Marching on in 2021: Cyber Resiliency in Security , was filled with five stellar CISOs from different organizations and industry verticals: Mark Eggleston, VP, Chief Information Security and Privacy Officer at Health Partners Plans. How can CISOs innovate?

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5 Reasons Why CISOs are Investing in API Security

Security Boulevard

Digital transformation has ushered in a new era of devices, applications and online services. The post 5 Reasons Why CISOs are Investing in API Security appeared first on Security Boulevard.

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Digital Habits During Pandemic Have Lasting Impact

Security Boulevard

The post Digital Habits During Pandemic Have Lasting Impact appeared first on Security Boulevard. The unexpected global pandemic left the world scrambling to maintain their daily activities and work as best they could.

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Security At The Forefront: A Spotlight On Zero Trust

Tech Republic Security

Forrester conducted a survey with 1,475 respondents and five interviews with IT, security, and development managers and above (including CIOs and CISOs) with responsibility for development or security strategy decision-making to explore this topic. Digital Transformation SecurityVMware commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate how organizations are working to ensure a strong security posture via Zero Trust.

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Top of Mind Security Insights from In-Person Interactions

Cisco CSR

After two years of virtual engagements, in-person events like our CISO Forum and Cisco Live as well as the industry’s RSA Conference underscore the power of face-to-face interactions. Digital transformation and Zero Trust .

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Step Into Reality, “Neo” CISO: Lessons from the Matrix

Security Boulevard

The film has long been appreciated by security professionals for highlighting our current reality: digital transformation is opening our world to innovation but also giving rise to new security ….

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Secure and Scale Your Hybrid Infrastructure

SecureWorld News

Well, SecureWorld and Gigamon recently partnered together to provide cybersecurity professionals with exactly this, an eSummit (virtual conference) titled Secure and Scale Your Hybrid Infrastructure: Playbook for Analysts & CISOs.

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How the CISO has adapted to protect the hybrid workforce

IT Security Guru

Many organisations have been considering a network transformation initiative to support the adoption of SaaS, cloud-based applications, and an increasingly remote workforce. As CISOs embark on their transformational journeys, identifying these areas of weakness should be the top priority.

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MY TAKE: COVID-19 cements the leadership role CISOs must take to secure company networks

The Last Watchdog

cybersecurity policy needs to match societal values CISOs must preserve and protect their companies in a fast-changing business environment at a time when their organizations are under heavy bombardment. I had the chance to discuss this state of affairs with Vishal Salvi, CISO of Infosys.

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How CISOs Can Impact Security for All

Cisco Retail

Insights from our new Advisory CISO, Helen Patton. If there’s anyone who’s been put through their paces in the security industry, it’s Helen Patton , our new Advisory Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). Q: What do you see as the top three challenges facing CISOs today?

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2021 Security Outcomes Study: Stress Relief for CISOs

Cisco Security

We have heard countless times that, during the COVID-19 pandemic, digital transformation has advanced three years in three months. So, what is an already over-stressed CISO to do? A CISO’s job is not to serve merely as a figurehead, but to offer vison and a path forward.

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BrandPost: Future- Proofing Cloud Security: 5 Things Every CISO Needs to Know

CSO Magazine

Digital transformation has pushed organizations to adopt a hybrid IT approach and created a mix of on-premises and cloud infrastructure that must be supported and protected. To embrace the cloud with confidence, there are five things every CISO needs to know.

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A CISO’s Essential Guide to API Security

Security Boulevard

Today we released a new resource for security leaders – “ A CISO’s Guide to API Security.” In this new guide, we take a close look at the special challenges CISOs face with increasing API usage and evolving security requirements.

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Security Pro Burnout Signals IT Security Shift

Security Boulevard

Increased demands by organizations to adapt to a remote-first way of working meant that these individuals had to work overtime to ensure not only quick but secure digital transformations.

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Being a CISO in 2021: How to Be a Business Leader in the Boardroom

Security Boulevard

W ith the rise of digital transformation initiatives in 2020, a Chief Information Security Officer’s (CISO) already stressful work environment has become even more complex. CISO’s are facing more scrutiny about security posture from the Board of Directors than ever.

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Is Cybersecurity More Difficult Than Going to Mars?

Security Boulevard

However, the rapid rise of digital transformation has changed the world we live in, connecting continents and laying the foundation for meaningful space travel. Exploration and evolution are written into the very fabric of humanity.

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Push to Digitalization Boosts Cybersecurity Investment

Security Boulevard

The pandemic accelerated digital transformation for many companies, forcing organizations to increase the interconnectivity of their assets and move more business activities to the cloud.

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CISOs UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT: NEW REPORT FINDS THAT THE EXPECTATIONS OF CHIEF INFORMATION SECURITY OFFICERS HAVE NEVER BEEN GREATER

CyberSecurity Insiders

BT Security’s largest ever research project identifies the major trends that are changing the role of the CISO, and the worrying behaviors that show the need for a strategic response. Security CISO

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Three tips for modernizing the CISO in 2021

SC Magazine

Today’s columnist, Jadee Hanson of Code42, says KPMG found that 44% of organizations will change their products, services and business models in the next few years – and that CIOs and CISOs must work together to meet this challenge. Help the CISO become a powerful change agent.

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Years overdue, the profile of the CISO begins to rise as cyber grabs attention in boardrooms

SC Magazine

Cybersecurity garnered far more attention in executive boardrooms and among regulators and insurance underwriters during the last couple years, thanks to both an increasing volume of attacks and growing demand for digital transformation.

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New CISOs should focus more on people and less on tech, report finds

SC Magazine

Other major companies to recently install a new CISO include Uber and Square. Two major themes emerged from the research and interviews conducted with CISOs. The notions of people over technology and also exercising caution in the early stages of a new job was echoed by other CISOs.

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Moving the Cybersecurity Goal Posts

Security Boulevard

CISOs, CIOs, and CFO should take the rest of Q4 2022 need to consider how the organization can reshape its security strategy for 2023 and adjust its “goal posts.”. Insure Risk is the Decision factor for Digital Transformation Decisions. Moving the Cybersecurity Goal Posts.

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Episode 179: CISO Eye on the Virus Guy – Assessing COVID’s Cyber Risks

The Security Ledger

In this episode of the podcast (#179), CISO Kayne McGlandry of IEEE joins us to talk about the cyber risks posed by COVID and why COVID-themed phishing emails shouldn’t be your only concern.

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Practical Suggestions for EU CISOs From the Authorities

Duo's Security Blog

you might be wondering how a CISO can prepare to face the authorities. As if lawyers and regulators weren’t enough, we are also dealing with the constant emphasis on digital transformation; the disappearance of the perimeter and decreasing visibility across our assets. If you worry about a data breach (and who doesn’t?), Privacy and data breaches go hand in hand. We have all been bombarded with information around GDPR and similar regulations.

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Spotlight Podcast: QOMPLX CISO Andy Jaquith on COVID, Ransomware and Resilience

The Security Ledger

In this Spotlight podcast* we’re joined by Andrew Jaquith, the CISO at QOMPLX to talk about how the COVID pandemic is highlighting longstanding problems with cyber risk management and cyber resilience.

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FIRESIDE CHAT: ‘Attack surface management’ has become the centerpiece of cybersecurity

The Last Watchdog

Related: The importance of ‘SaaS posture management’ As digital transformation continues to intensify, organizations are relying more and more on hosted cloud processing power and data storage, i.e. Platform as a Service ( PaaS ,) as well as business tools of every stripe, i.e. Software as a Service ( SaaS. ). I had the chance to visit with Jess Burn, a Forrester principal advisor to CISOs, about the cybersecurity ramifications.

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Has ESG Become aWake-Up Call for Cybersecurity?

Security Boulevard

What is the role of the CIO and CISO in ESG? Suppose the CISO does move all security operations to remote managed services yet suffers several severe cybersecurity attacks. Suppose an organization decides to pursue a digital transformation strategy.

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7 Habits of a Highly Effective CISO: 2019 Data Security Resolutions

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

It’s 2019 and data is everywhere – and what you can do with what is at your fingertips is truly transformative. Unfortunately, with every possibility a new security risk appears, and as a CISO you are well-aware of the implications. With the uptick in digital transformation that we’re seeing, Big Data is far and wide, bringing genuine security concerns with it. As a result, many CISOs will need to put compliance high on the priority list in 2019.

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3 Things Leaders Often Miss When Trying to Get More Women into Tech

Jane Frankland

Most people know that technology creates more jobs than any other industry and that digital is the golden thread that runs across all industries. COVID-19 has advanced our data-driven world and brought about the digital transformation we expected in the next 2-3 years.

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Integrating Perimeter and Internal Defenses: 5 Facts That May or May Not Surprise

Cisco Retail

IDC recently had the opportunity to talk to CISOs regarding the integration of Cisco Secure Workload and Secure Firewall. Digital transformation though does not wait for pristine security measures and policies to be put in place.

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A lasting trend: As a Service

CyberSecurity Insiders

The future is here and now, with digital transformation driving organizations rapidly. The operational leader and master tacticians are tech-savvy and business-savvy CISOs. CISO and security strategy an essential must have.

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Cisco Secure Workload: Policy-as-Code Is a Win-Win for Everyone

Cisco CSR

The last few years have proved to be a catalyst for digital transformation for many of our enterprise customers. Application modernization and adopting multicloud are the foundational building blocks for digitizing business.