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Top 5 Questions to Ask Your Managed Security Services Provider

There is no shortage of spend or need on security services. Gartner has recently predicted that worldwide spend on security products and services will reach $124 billion in 2019. This coupled with

What You Need to Know About PCI DSS Compliance this Holiday Season

In addition to facing a sophisticated and rapidly evolving cybersecurity landscape, enterprises must also adhere to legal regulations around data storage and security. Failure to comply with measures like the

GDPR Implementation Slow but Improving

According to the EU GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) Implementation Review Survey conducted by IT Governance, six months after the GDPR went into effect, the majority of organizations are failing to implement the

C-Suite: GDPR Could Lead to Greater Risk of Breaches

Almost a quarter of UK and German businesses (23%) believe the GDPR may have resulted in a greater risk of data breaches, six months after the legislation was introduced.  The

Why compliance is never enough

Organizations are well aware of the security risks inherent in our hyper-connected world. However, many are making the mistake of focusing their attention on being compliant rather than on ensuring

GDPR’s impact: The first six months

GDPR is now six months old – it’s time to take an assessment of the regulation’s impact so far. At first blush it would appear very little has changed. There

#InfosecNA18: Where Are We with GDPR?

It’s months past when the EU’s General Data Privacy Regulations (GDPR) went into effect, and many are wondering, “Where are we now?” Among the many aspects of the GDPR talked about

HITRUST Common Security Framework – Improving Cyber Resilience?

A few weeks ago, Anthem agreed to a record $16 million HIPPA settlement with federal regulators to close the chapter on a data breach that exposed data on nearly 79 million individuals

Critical Flaw in GDPR Plug-In For WordPress

Hackers have been found exploiting a critical security vulnerability that affects a GDPR plug-in for WordPress to take control over vulnerable websites according to security researchers at Wordfence. “These attacks show that

How to Improve Governance, Risk and Compliance

The daily challenge for many IT leaders is figuring out how to deal with a constant barrage of security risks and an ever-growing regulatory compliance landscape. It’s a challenge Alissa Johnson has