Cengage to acquire Cybersecurity training company InfoSec

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InfoSec that offers qualified Cybersecurity training programs to professionals has announced that it is going to be acquired by Online Education offering business platform Cengage Group. Acquisition InfoSec Cengage

Algo-rhythmic infosec

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Degrees and Credentials in InfoSec

Daniel Miessler

If you’re on InfoSec Twitter You’ve probably seen the recent iteration of the neverending debate around degrees, certs, and InfoSec. Lots of the best people in InfoSec don’t have a degree or a cert.

Threat actors target the infoSec community with fake PoC exploits

Security Affairs

Researchers uncovered a malware campaign targeting the infoSec community with fake Proof Of Concept to deliver a Cobalt Strike beacon. Researchers from threat intelligence firm Cyble uncovered a malware campaign targeting the infoSec community.

Thinking About the Future of InfoSec (v2022)

Daniel Miessler

The ideas will cover multiple aspects of InfoSec, from organizational structure to technology. At the highest level, I think the big change to InfoSec will be a loss of magic compared to now. HT to Jeremiah Grossman to also being very early to seeing the role of insurance in InfoSec.

Iterative scientific infosec

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So, this morning I've been thinking about the applications of those principles and mechanisms to information risk management, putting infosec under the microscope. Improving' or 'advancing' infosec is more involved than it seems.

Resources for Infosec Skillbuilding

Adam Shostack

Thanks to the kind folks Digital Guardian for including my threat modeling book in their list of “ The Best Resources for InfoSec Skillbuilding.” ” It’s particularly gratifying to see that the work is standing the test of time. Book books

Infosec principles (Hinson tips)

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Reducing InfoSec Threats Takes a Village

Security Boulevard

The post Reducing InfoSec Threats Takes a Village appeared first on Security Boulevard. CISO Suite Cybersecurity Security Awareness Security Boulevard (Original) Threat Intelligence CISO cyberthreats Infosec

StrikeReady Wins 2022 Top InfoSec Innovator Award

CyberSecurity Insiders

–( BUSINESS WIRE )–An AI-driven security company, StrikeReady today announced it has been named a winner in the Top InfoSec Innovator Awards for 2022. The post StrikeReady Wins 2022 Top InfoSec Innovator Award appeared first on Cybersecurity Insiders PALO ALTO, Calif.–(

Infosec, CISA Partner to Provide Security Resources

Security Boulevard

Charlene O’Hanlon talks with Keatron Evans, principal security researcher at Infosec Institute, about their partnership with CISA that provides free cybersecurity resources, content, tools, training and other information.

Webinar: State of InfoSec Q3 2022

Security Boulevard

Hundreds of Cybersecurity professionals recently responded to MixMode’s nation-wide survey on InfoSec strategies for the end of 2022. The post Webinar: State of InfoSec Q3 2022 appeared first on Security Boulevard. Are you curious what threats other CISOs are prioritizing right now?

The Irony of InfoSec’s Reaction to Crytpo, NFTs, and Web3

Daniel Miessler

There’s something strange about how our InfoSec community is reacting to cryptocurrency, NFTs, and Web3. Many of them are quiet about it because they don’t want to be ridiculed by their fellow InfoSec people.

Professional services infosec policy template

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Professional services engagements, and hence the associated information risks, are so diverse that it made no sense to specify particular infosec controls, except a few examples. We have just completed and released a brand new information security policy template on professional services.

Infosec control attributes paper completed

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Best practice Control Infosec Innovation ISO27000 Metrics Risk ToolsYesterday, I completed and published the white paper on information security control attributes.

Anitian Wins Nine Global InfoSec Awards at RSA Conference 2022

Security Boulevard

The post Anitian Wins Nine Global InfoSec Awards at RSA Conference 2022 appeared first on Anitian. The post Anitian Wins Nine Global InfoSec Awards at RSA Conference 2022 appeared first on Security Boulevard.

Ask Chloé: Where to Begin In InfoSec

Security Boulevard

This week, Chloé helps a newbie explore the world of InfoSec. The post Ask Chloé: Where to Begin In InfoSec appeared first on Security Boulevard. Welcome to the Ask Chloé column on Security Boulevard!

Demand, CyberInsurance, and Automation/AI Are the Future of InfoSec

Daniel Miessler

2021-2030) A Surge in Demand for InfoSec people will result in many more professionals being trained and placed within companies, likely using more of a trade/certification model than a 4-year university model. I think there are four big trends for the future of infosec.

CTO of Center for Internet Security Expounds on Transforming InfoSec

SecureWorld News

CERIAS – The Shoulders of InfoSec – Jack Daniel

Security Boulevard

The post CERIAS – The Shoulders of InfoSec – Jack Daniel appeared first on Security Boulevard. Security Bloggers Network CERIAS Purdue University Cyber Security education Information Assurance Information Security Infosec Education

The Infosec Meme That Touched a Raw Nerve

Security Boulevard

One of our memes was reposted by The Cyber Security Hub, an infosec community with greater than 1 million (yes, it’s MILLION) followers on LinkedIn. The post The Infosec Meme That Touched a Raw Nerve appeared first on Security Boulevard.

10 Things to NOT Say to Your Infosec Valentine…Ever

Security Boulevard

Love may be in the air for all in the month of February, but for us infosec folks there are a lot of other, less desirable things also floating over the air waves (I mean networks, internet, …). The post 10 Things to NOT Say to Your Infosec Valentine…Ever appeared first on Security Boulevard.

US Helped Ukraine With Infosec—Story is ‘Dangerous Arrogance’

Security Boulevard

The post US Helped Ukraine With Infosec—Story is ‘Dangerous Arrogance’ appeared first on Security Boulevard. Mainstream media has been full of stories about how the U.S.

What InfoSec Pros Can Teach the Organization About ESG

Dark Reading

Security pros' experience with transparency and evaluating third-party partners positions them to act as key environmental, social, and governance advisers

Webinar On-Demand: State of InfoSec Q3 2022

Security Boulevard

If you missed our recent webinar, State of InfoSec Q3 2022, we now have the full recording available on-demand! The post Webinar On-Demand: State of InfoSec Q3 2022 appeared first on Security Boulevard.

Supporting Women in InfoSec

Dark Reading

Maxine Holt, research director from Omdia, explains why the time is right for women to step into more cybersecurity jobs now

Work toward an InfoSec certification with this online training bundle

Tech Republic Security

The post Work toward an InfoSec certification with this online training bundle appeared first on TechRepublic. You can prepare for an exciting and in-demand new career in information security without quitting your day job. Get details about these security training courses.

Sonrai Wins InfoSec Awards At RSA Conference 2021

Security Boulevard

The post Sonrai Wins InfoSec Awards At RSA Conference 2021 appeared first on Sonrai Security. The post Sonrai Wins InfoSec Awards At RSA Conference 2021 appeared first on Security Boulevard.

What I Wish I Knew at the Start of My InfoSec Career

Dark Reading

Security pros identify lessons learned that impact how they view infosec today

Infosec policy development

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Availability Awareness Best practice BYOD Compliance Confidentiality Control Culture Cyber Incidents Infosec Innovation Insider Integrity Internet ISO27000 Office Outsider Policy RelationshipsWe're currently preparing some new information risk and security policies for SecAware.com.

InfoSec Reviews in Project Management Workflows

Security Boulevard

The post InfoSec Reviews in Project Management Workflows appeared first on Security Boulevard.

What's Really Happening in Infosec Hiring Now?

Dark Reading

As the pandemic continues, security teams still need help they can't get. But the "skills shortage" is only part of the story

The CISO as Sustaining Force: Helping Infosec Staff Beat Burnout

Dark Reading

To protect their staffers, leaders should focus on identifying and alleviating root causes of burnout

Ask Chloé: Improving Productivity as an InfoSec IC

Security Boulevard

The post Ask Chloé: Improving Productivity as an InfoSec IC appeared first on Security Boulevard. Welcome to the Ask Chloé column on Security Boulevard! Each week, Chloé provides answers to readers’ questions to help guide them as they navigate the technology industry.

We don’t need another infosec hero

CSO Magazine

There’s this belief among a lot of security professionals that we are special, in that we are the defenders of our companies. We like to think we hold ourselves to a higher standard of care than our coworkers. If not for us, the thinking goes, our companies would crash and burn in horrible ways.

Ransomware Defense: Top 5 Things to do Right Now

Threatpost

InfoSec Insider MalwareMatt Bromiley, senior consultant with Mandiant Managed Defense, discusses the top tricks and tips for protecting enterprise environments from ransomware.

Semperis Sweeps Three Categories at the 2021 Global InfoSec Awards

Security Boulevard

Validating our continued growth and momentum, we are thrilled to share that Semperis has been named a winner in the 2021 Global InfoSec Awards from Cyber Defense Magazine across three categories.

ForAllSecure Named Winner of the 2021 Global InfoSec Awards

Security Boulevard

On May 17th, during the RSA conference, we were thrilled that ForAllSecure has won a Global InfoSec award in the Publisher’s Choice in Application Security category. The post ForAllSecure Named Winner of the 2021 Global InfoSec Awards appeared first on Security Boulevard.

How to Decipher InfoSec Job Titles' Mysteries

Dark Reading

Figuring out which cybersecurity job you want -- or are qualified for -- can be difficult when words have no consistent meaning in the industry

The InfoSec Barrier to AI

Dark Reading

Information security challenges are proving to be a huge barrier for the artificial intelligence ecosystem. Conversely, AI is causing headaches for CISOs. Here's why

Social responsibility in infosec with Chloé Messdaghi

Security Boulevard

Discussing environmental and social issues in infosec with ESG researcher Chloé Messdaghi. Today, I sit down with Chloé to discuss the biggest issues facing the infosec industry, such as diversity and sustainability, and how we can start tackling them together.

Organizations Still Struggle to Hire & Retain Infosec Employees: Report

Dark Reading

Security leaders are challenged to fill application security and cloud computing jobs in particular, survey data shows

'Nothing's Off the Table': Will Infosec Jobs Survive the Recession?

Dark Reading

Are infosec careers vulnerable now With COVID-19 making a mess of the global economy, companies are seeking to cut corners - and some boardrooms still see security as a "cost center."