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.

Digital transformation explained

CyberSecurity Insiders

No matter what sector your organization does business in, you’ve probably heard the term digital transformation. In every industry, digital transformation is going to be critical to remain competitive and resilient. But what does digital transformation mean?

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Managing Digital Transformation Risk in the Financial Sector

Security Boulevard

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Asset management in the age of digital transformation

CyberSecurity Insiders

Over the past year or so, organizations have rapidly accelerated their digital transformation by employing technologies like cloud and containers to support the shift to IoT and address the expanding remote workforce.

Digital Transformation Frameworks for Cyber Risk Teams

Security Boulevard

Businesses are embracing digital transformation to drive agility and ensure their success in a digital-first economy. This includes adapting to digital technologies like the cloud and the Internet of Things (IoT) as part of their transformation strategies.

Guiding Principles For Your Digital Transformation Strategy

Security Boulevard

Businesses embrace transformative technologies in hopes of enhancing processes needed to survive and thrive in the long term. The post Guiding Principles For Your Digital Transformation Strategy appeared first on Security Boulevard.

How Digital Transformation Impacts IT And Cyber Risk Programs

Security Boulevard

The rise of smart devices and changing customer preferences have kicked global digital transformation into full gear. The post How Digital Transformation Impacts IT And Cyber Risk Programs appeared first on Security Boulevard.

Digital Resilience is the New Digital Transformation KPI

Security Boulevard

Digital Resilience is the New Digital Transformation KPI. Innovation and digital transformation rely on digital resilience to turn business disruption into revenue opportunities. What is Digital Resilience? Modernize to Support Digital Resilience .

Is cloud security keeping pace with digital transformation?

Security Boulevard

Digital transformation and cloud computing have been key initiatives for enterprises over the past decade. The post Is cloud security keeping pace with digital transformation?

Best Practices for Your Digital Transformation Journey

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

Best Practices for Your Digital Transformation Journey. Do you recall when the phrase “Digital Transformation” seemed like just the latest technology buzzword, and it seemed so far off in the future as to be one of those projects for another day?

How Financial Organizations Can Manage Risk During Digital Transformation

Security Boulevard

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How to make sure your digital transformation is secure

CyberSecurity Insiders

In our increasingly digital world, a greater proportion of businesses across different sectors are trying to integrate new technologies into their processes. Simply put: the more digitally transformed an organisation becomes, the more likely it is to experience a data breach.

MY TAKE: Why ‘basic research’ is so vital to bringing digital transformation to full fruition

The Last Watchdog

Basic research is the foundational theorizing and testing scientists pursue in order to advance their understanding of a phenomenon in the natural world, and, increasingly, in the digital realm. NTT Research opened its doors in Silicon Valley in July 2019 to help nurture basic research in three subject areas that happen to be at the core of digital transformation: quantum physics, medical informatics and cryptography.

Can DevSecOps Covers Holes Made by Digital Transformation?

Security Boulevard

Digital transformation in most organizations is gathering steam post the COVID-19 pandemic. The post Can DevSecOps Covers Holes Made by Digital Transformation? The post Can DevSecOps Covers Holes Made by Digital Transformation?

Consolidate For A Secure Digital Transformation

Trend Micro

The expedited move to digital transformation has been a lifeline for organizations during the pandemic. Now that these investments have been made, what’s next to continue to drive operational improvements?

BrandPost: Securely Accelerate Digital Transformation and Customer Experiences Through Modern Identity

CSO Magazine

This session will focus on how to accelerate business transformation in a way that keeps cybersecurity and excellent digital experiences as top priorities.

How to Align IT and Business Objectives During Digital Transformation

Security Boulevard

In the era of digital transformation initiatives, it’s easy to view the myriad of jobs that computers perform in a myriad of industries as magic. The post How to Align IT and Business Objectives During Digital Transformation appeared first on Security Boulevard.

Spotlight Podcast: How DU Telecom Manages Digital Transformation Risk

The Security Ledger

There are lots of terms to describe the way that technology is transforming businesses around the globe. Business leaders talk about Industry 4.0 , Internet of Things and, increasingly, Digital Transformation.

Speed of Digital Transformation May Lead to Greater App Vulnerabilities

Dark Reading

The fastest-moving industries are struggling to produce secure code, according to AppSec experts

Risk Recordings Podcast with RSA: Exploring Digital Risk in Digital Transformation

The Security Ledger

In a new podcast series, Risk Recordings with RSA, we dig into the many ways that digital transformation is changing and magnifying digital risk. We also go into the trenches: speaking with IT executives and experts at the forefront of securing digital transformation initiatives.

SHARING INTEL: Why full ‘digital transformation’ requires locking down ‘machine identities’

The Last Watchdog

Digital commerce has come to revolve around two types of identities: human and machine. This is so in spite of the fact that machine identities are exploding in numbers and have come to saturate digital transformation. This is how cool new digital services are getting spun up at high velocity. Each single one of these digital machines, obviously, needs a unique identity or there would be chaos.

Digital transformation moves application security to the top of mind list!

CyberSecurity Insiders

The post Digital transformation moves application security to the top of mind list! Here are some insights from AVP, Cybersecurity Todd Waskelis as we discussed cybersecurity and application security in focus. How has COVID changed the game for application security?

Digital Transformation Means Security Must Also Transform

Dark Reading

Being successful in this moment requires the ability to evolve in terms of team management, visibility, and crisis management

Live From RSAC: Is Digital Transformation Making AppSec Headless?

Security Boulevard

Chris Wysopal, Veracode Co-Founder and CTO, recently sat down with Tom Field, ISMG Senior Vice President of Editorial, for an executive interview at the RSA Conference 2021 to discuss if digital transformations are making application security (AppSec) ???headless.???

Poor collaboration between NOC and SOC hampers digital transformation efforts

Tech Republic Security

Even though they both seek common ends, networking and security teams are often at odds with each other, slowing their companies down

Data Protection in the Digital Transformation Era

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

With more and more organizations embracing digital transformation and accelerating their pace to digitize every piece of information, they become increasingly vulnerable to sophisticated cyber-attacks and data breaches.

MY TAKE: How ‘CASBs’ are evolving to close the security gaps arising from digital transformation

The Last Watchdog

The Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) space is maturing to keep pace with digital transformation. Organizations need to protect the digital rights of this data, Lakshmanan observed. A new use case of CASBs that’s emerging is the capacity to apply digital rights management on sensitive data. Related: CASBs needed now, more than ever.

Digital transformation: Why companies need a sense of urgency

Tech Republic Security

TechRepublic's Karen Roby talks with futurist Brian Solis about the trends shaping digital transformation

Introducing the Digital Transformation Architect

Dark Reading

Bet-the-company transformation that expands the attack surface requires close alignment and leadership across executive, IT and security teams

MY TAKE: PKI, digital certificates now ready to take on the task of securing digital transformation

The Last Watchdog

Lacking a reliable way to authenticate identities during the data transfer process, and also keep data encrypted as it moves between endpoints, the Internet would surely atrophy – and digital transformation would grind to a halt. Nonetheless, it is a pivotal chapter in the evolution of digital commerce. One of several notable contributors was DigiCert, the world’s leading provider of digital certificates and certificate management solutions.

Web application exposures continue do bedevil companies as digital transformation accelerates

The Last Watchdog

Companies are scaling up their use of web apps as they strive to integrate digital technology into every aspect of daily business operation. As this ‘digital transformation’ of commerce accelerates, the attack surface available to threat actors likewise is expanding. Thanks to digital transformation, the attack surface available to threat actors, via web interfaces, is larger than many companies realize – and this exposure continues to steadily expand.

It’s Time for Banks to Release the Brakes and Accelerate Their Digital Transformation

Security Boulevard

Over the past year, like many industries, the financial sector has faced a range of both challenges and opportunities, leading to a decade’s worth of digital transformation in 12 short months.

North American Utilities Expand Digital Transformations to Address Vulnerabilities Exposed by COVID-19 Pandemic

CyberSecurity Insiders

In response, utilities broadened their digital transformation efforts to strengthen supply chains, workforce collaboration, customer service, cybersecurity and other aspects of the business. STAMFORD, Conn.–(

How ‘digital transformation’ gave birth to a new breed of criminal: ‘machine-identity thieves’

The Last Watchdog

This is because the digital wizardry driving modern society relies heavily on machine-to-machine communications. If you haven’t heard, we are undergoing “digital transformation.” Digital advances are coming at us fast and furious. Misuse and manipulation of machine identities almost certainly is coming into play in the type of deep breaches digitally-transformed organizations are now experiencing.

Live From RSAC: Is Digital Transformation Making AppSec Headless?

Veracode Security

Chris Wysopal, Veracode Co-Founder and CTO, recently sat down with Tom Field, ISMG Senior Vice President of Editorial, for an executive interview at the RSA Conference 2021 to discuss if digital transformations are making application security (AppSec) ???headless.???

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.

Securing Data in the Digital Transformation Era

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

As organizations continue to embrace digital transformation, greater amounts of sensitive data is created, stored and transferred in digital form putting more data at risk. Just a few years ago the network perimeter were the four walls surrounding the corporate enterprise, with the emergence of these transformative technologies the perimeter has become dynamic and ever changing. The biggest driver of digital transformation is cloud computing.

MY TAKE: Coping with security risks, compliance issues spun up by ‘digital transformation’

The Last Watchdog

Companies are being compelled to embrace digital transformation, or DX , if for no other reason than the fear of being left behind as competitors leverage microservices, containers and cloud infrastructure to spin-up software innovation at high velocity. A tech stack is the collection of software and tools companies cobble together to deploy apps, websites and other digital products. The massive transformation that’s happening right now introduces a lot of risk.

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.

MY TAKE: Here’s why identities are the true firewalls, especially as digital transformation unfolds

The Last Watchdog

In today’s digitally transformed environment, companies must monitor and defend systems housed on-premises and in overlapping public and private clouds. Massive data breaches continue to occur because companies caught up in the swirl of digital transformation continue to unwittingly authenticate threat actors — and allow them to take a dive deep into mission-critical systems.

Companies need CASBs now more than ever — to help secure ‘digital transformation’

The Last Watchdog

While Shadow IT has been largely quelled, the core dynamic that started all this fuss – eager humans scrambling to use the latest, greatest cloud-enabled services – remains a major security issue, one that now connects directly to digital transformation. That suggests CASBs may yet have an enduring role to play in securing what our business networks are morphing into, as the result of digital transformation.

Digitally Transforming Trusted Transactions Through Biometrics, ML & AI

Dark Reading

The pandemic has increased the appetite for e-commerce and contactless payments, and biometrics and artificial intelligence are playing a larger role in securing those transactions

C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute Announces AI for Energy and Climate Security Grantees

CyberSecurity Insiders

Digital Transformation Institute ( C3.ai DTI awards, focused on using artificial intelligence (AI) techniques and digital transformation to advance energy efficiency and lead the way to a lower-carbon, higher-efficiency economy that will ensure energy and climate security.