Chief information security officers should communicate with executives "in the language of business, rather than technology," writes Vinay Sridhara of Balbix. Sridhara offers a three-step plan for communicating with top management about 2021 budget needs, including an outline for a slideshow presentation.
Vahid Heydari, who leads the cybersecurity courses at Staffordshire University in London, says focused training is gaining popularity because students know "as soon as they get a cybersecurity degree there is a huge pool of jobs to apply for." Heydari also notes that cybersecurity training can be useful in broader disciplines, such as software development.
A single weakness or vulnerability can compromise the integrity of an entire enterprise, yet many executives are profoundly unaware of the security shortcomings that exist within their organization. Fortunately, with a proactive approach, most exploitable openings can be closed. Full Story: ISACA
Users of streaming music service Spotify have reported disruptions likely related to credential-stuffing attacks discovered by vpnMentor. "Credentials are a particular area in which users are left exposed because they either choose weak passwords, or reuse them across different sites," says Javvad Malik, KnowBe4's security awareness advocate.
Businesses that don't adequately guard data "will be out of business," says CEO Buno Pati of Infoworks in a Q&A about what to expect in 2021. "In most businesses today, data exists in silos, which opens up many challenges in protecting the data from cyberattacks," notes Pati, who favors a more "centralized" approach to data management.
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King has over 25 years of experience working in the surveillance and networking industry, with the last 18 years working exclusively in the IP surveillance market.