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CISO Liability Risk and Jail Time, (ISC)2 Bylaw Vote and the Value of Cybersecurity Certifications

Security Boulevard

Rafal Los, host of the popular Down the Security Rabbithole Podcast, joins us to discuss CISO liability risk and the ongoing discussion in the cybersecurity community about CISOs going to jail.

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Report finds women are declining CISO/CSO roles

Tech Republic Security

Professional risk factors into career decisions, and successful women need to encourage other women to accept the risks, says Accenture. The post Report finds women are declining CISO/CSO roles appeared first on TechRepublic.

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Survey Reveals Limits of CISOs’ Management Experience

Security Boulevard

A global survey from recruitment firm Marlin Hawk that polled 470 CISOs at organizations with more than 10,000 employees found nearly half (45%) have been in their current role for two years or less.

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Nine Top of Mind Issues for CISOs Going Into 2023

Cisco CSR

As the majority of the global Covid fog finally started lifting in 2022, other events – and their associated risks – started to fill the headspace of C-level execs the world over. Here are the topics that I think will be top of mind in 2023, and what CISOs can do to prepare.

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CISO Stories Podcast: Which Approach Wins – Compliance or Risk?

Security Boulevard

The post CISO Stories Podcast: Which Approach Wins – Compliance or Risk? Cybersecurity programs have evolved from the early days of compliance with regulations.

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Former Uber CISO Conviction Affirmed by Trial Court

Security Boulevard

On January 11, 2023, presiding United States District Judge William Orrick in San Francisco denied the motion of Joe Sullivan, the former CISO of Uber, for a judgment of acquittal. The post Former Uber CISO Conviction Affirmed by Trial Court appeared first on Security Boulevard.

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SaaS Security Risk Management Checklist for CISOs

Security Boulevard

SaaS risk goes far beyond just the vendor’s risk, and it is now driven by enterprise specific factors that most companies still do not factor into their risk calculations because risk is still assessed as if vendor risk was the most important factor.

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2021 Cybersecurity: Mitigating Mobile Security Risks for CISOs

Security Boulevard

The post 2021 Cybersecurity: Mitigating Mobile Security Risks for CISOs appeared first on The State of Security. The post 2021 Cybersecurity: Mitigating Mobile Security Risks for CISOs appeared first on Security Boulevard.

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CISOs, boards not always on the same page

Tech Republic Security

Most boards of directors understand the risk, but many will not invest more in cybersecurity and have different concerns about the impact of a breach. The post CISOs, boards not always on the same page appeared first on TechRepublic. Security ciso malware phishing ransomware

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A CISO’s Guide to Building a Strategic Relationship with the BOD

Security Boulevard

A chief information security officer’s (CISO’s) role ultimately is to help their organization’s board of directors (BOD) understand the potential impact of cyber threats on the organization.

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Drizly FTC Breach Case May Put CISOs on the Hook for Civil Liability

Security Boulevard

The post Drizly FTC Breach Case May Put CISOs on the Hook for Civil Liability appeared first on Security Boulevard. In 2019, Boston-based online booze company Drizly had a data breach that exposed the personal data of about 1.2 million customers.

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Why CISOs Are Joining 'The Great Resignation'

SecureWorld News

We hear it all the time: there are not enough people to fill all the cybersecurity roles (including CISOs) that are currently available, not to mention the openings expected in the coming months and years. Being a CISO sometimes serves as the catalyst to finding a new career path.".

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Third-Party Risk Management Efforts Remain Lackluster

Security Boulevard

The post Third-Party Risk Management Efforts Remain Lackluster appeared first on Security Boulevard.

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CISO Talk Ep 23: The Changing Role of CISOs

Security Boulevard

While CISOs have always been responsible for developing security strategies to protect organizations from cyberattacks, their role has been evolving over the past few years. CISOs are now expected to be business executives, focusing not only on risk management but also on business strategies.

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Female Cybersecurity Leaders (CISOs) Wanted

Jane Frankland

I went through some of them this week at the Cyber Security Virtual Conference: Celebrating Women in Cyber, and with PWC Canada when they engaged me to open their one day event – SheProtects: Future CISO Program. As per the World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report 2021 , cyber risks continue to rank right at the top among global risks. . She sees risk everywhere, is accountable for it, and is mostly at odds with the business.

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Virtual CISOs Are the Best Defense Against Accelerating Cyber-Risks

Dark Reading

A poor, permanent hire can be a very expensive error, whereas a mis-hire on a virtual CISO can be rapidly corrected

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What is Cyber Risk?

Security Boulevard

The post What is Cyber Risk? The post What is Cyber Risk? CISO Suite Governance, Risk & Compliance Security Bloggers Network Cybersecurity Other risk managementThe discouraging numbers continue to grow as the latest high-profile breaches make headlines.

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5 Tips to be an awesome CISO

Javvad Malik

I’m not a CISO, I never have been and hope I never will be. It seems like a lot of hard work and stress, and if you’re the CISO at a company when you suffer a breach it’s difficult to blame the intern without a mob of security professionals criticising you. Risk Appetite.

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Five Questions To Ask Your CISO About Training

Security Boulevard

The post Five Questions To Ask Your CISO About Training appeared first on Security Boulevard. CISO Suite Cybersecurity Governance, Risk & Compliance Incident Response Security Awareness Security Boulevard (Original) CISO security awareness training User Education

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Developing a Risk Management Approach to Cybersecurity

Security Boulevard

By now most CISOs understand that focusing your cybersecurity program on regulatory compliance is no longer sufficient. The post Developing a Risk Management Approach to Cybersecurity appeared first on Hyperproof.

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Enhancing CISO Communication with Boards and C-Suites in 2023

Security Boulevard

CISO communication skills have never been more essential. Organizations are facing unprecedented cybersecurity risks, not the least of which are software vulnerabilities that can turn into nightmarish supply chain attacks. Enhancing CISO Communication with Boards and C-Suites in 2023.

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The Ultimate Guide to Enterprise Risk Management

Security Boulevard

Enterprise risk management is a nebulous, hard-to-define topic area. It encompasses a large variety of risks and procedures. The post <strong>The Ultimate Guide to Enterprise Risk Management</strong> appeared first on Hyperproof.

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How Much is Enough? A Different Cybersecurity Risk Management Approach

Security Boulevard

A Different Cybersecurity Risk Management Approach appeared first on LogRhythm. A Different Cybersecurity Risk Management Approach appeared first on Security Boulevard. Historically, the fear of cyberthreats put organizations and their IT departments on the defense.

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3 Reasons Why CISOs are Prioritizing Cyber Risk Quantification

Security Boulevard

Recently, I was part of four conversations with security leaders across several industries – manufacturing, financial services, natural resources and healthcare – about some of the challenges they face with cyber risk management.

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Why Predator is the ultimate CISO movie

Javvad Malik

The movie starts on the outskirts of a jungle and the CISO (Arnie) with his team land in their helicopters. This is a perfect metaphor for how a CISO operates in day to day situations. It represents a struggle many CISO’s around the world face.

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CISO Stories Podcast: NotPetya – 45 Minutes and 10,000 Servers Encrypted

Security Boulevard

Learn how to prepare and reduce the risk of the next ransomware event as Todd Inskeep, Founder at Incovate Solutions, walks us through the lessons learned after managing out of a NotPetya ransomware attack.

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Uber CISO Verdict: It’s the Cover-Up

Security Boulevard

Security circles are all aflutter regarding the guilty verdict of Joe Sullivan, former CISO of Uber, on charges of obstructing justice and actively hiding a felony. The post Uber CISO Verdict: It’s the Cover-Up appeared first on Security Boulevard.

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Modern SaaS Risks – CISOs share their SaaS security checklist

Security Boulevard

Saas adoption is outpacing our capacity to manage its mounting risks with adapted technologies, policies and processes. The post Modern SaaS RisksCISOs share their SaaS security checklist appeared first on Security Boulevard. We’ve got SaaS. You’ve got SaaS. We’ve all got SaaS! But is it safe? Discover what some of cybersecurity’s most influential leaders intend to do about it.

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Measuring Security Risk vs. Success

Security Boulevard

Oftentimes, how organizations measure risk determines how they will prioritize investments. The post Measuring Security Risk vs. Success appeared first on Security Boulevard.

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CISO Stories Podcast: Communications Before, During and After a Breach

Security Boulevard

The post CISO Stories Podcast: Communications Before, During and After a Breach appeared first on Security Boulevard. Figuring out what to do after a breach is the wrong time to start the planning process.

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IT Risk Management: How to Get Started with Risk Frameworks

Security Boulevard

How do you select an IT risk management framework? This article outlines how different risk management frameworks work, what types of teams they’re made for, and other key differentiators between them.

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What CISOs Can Do to Win the Ransomware Game

The Security Ledger

In this Expert Insight, Jeffrey Wheatman, the Cyber Risk Evangelist at Black Kite, says that CISOs need to shift their approach: becoming more proactive in working to preventing ransomware attacks. And he provides some steps CISOs can take to ensure their companies stay safe.

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CISO's Challenges Involved with Business Leader & SOC

Trend Micro

Yohei Ishihara, IoT security evangelist at Trend Micro, discussed the challenges CISOs facing within organizations driving industrial IoT.

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2023 Will Be The Year of Risk: 8 InfoSec Predictions for the New Year

Security Boulevard

The post 2023 Will Be The Year of Risk: 8 InfoSec Predictions for the New Year appeared first on Hyperproof. The post 2023 Will Be The Year of Risk: 8 InfoSec Predictions for the New Year appeared first on Security Boulevard.

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What is Third-Party Risk?

Security Boulevard

As if managing your own risk profile isn’t challenging enough today, your organization must concern itself with how. The post What is Third-Party Risk? The post What is Third-Party Risk?

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The Resolution Every CSO/CISO Should Make This Year

Dark Reading

Shift your mindset from risk to resilience

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Cybersecurity litigation risks: 4 top concerns for CISOs

CSO Magazine

The threat of litigation is enough to keep any business leader up at night, and the increasing prevalence of data protection, privacy, and cybersecurity legislation and regulation is piling on the pressure for CISOs.

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First CSRB Report Tackles on Ongoing Log4j Risk

Security Boulevard

The Log4j vulnerabilities discovered in 2021 continue to pose significant risks to organizations worldwide. The public-private initiative, directed by president Biden through Executive Order 14028, The post First CSRB Report Tackles on Ongoing Log4j Risk appeared first on Security Boulevard.

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Next CISO headache: Vendor cyber insurance

CyberSecurity Insiders

The issue adds another twist to the topic of third-party risk. This is the crux of an escalating vendor issue facing CISO’s today: which ones pose uninsured risks? Here are three immediate mitigation steps CISO’s can take: Know vendors to the nth degree.

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Are You a CISO Building Your Risk Register for 2023? Read This First

Dark Reading

Achieving basic IT hygiene is 99% of the game

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CISOs forced to adapt to pandemic and other geopolitical risks

Tech Republic Security

A new report finds cyber resilience, security culture, and cloud security are hot topics for chief information security officers

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Guide: Rethinking application security risk for federal agencies

Security Boulevard

Cybersecurity risk can be hard to define and measure, even though the consequences of a cyberattack are very real. This post suggests a practical approach to determining and reducing application security risk for federal organizations and announces the Invicti ebook Let’s Talk About Risk.

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Why Trust is the New Cloud Risk

Security Boulevard

The post Why Trust is the New Cloud Risk appeared first on Sonrai Security. The post Why Trust is the New Cloud Risk appeared first on Security Boulevard. CISO Suite Security Bloggers Network CISO Skill Level: Executive

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