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CISOs catch up with the security demands

CISOs catch up with the security demands How can CISOs catch up with the security demands of their ever-growing networks? By John Moran via HelpNet Security  Vulnerability management has always been as much art as science. However, the rapid changes in both IT networks and the external threat landscape over the last decade have made it exponentially more difficult to identify and remediate...


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What is important to CISOs in 2022-23

What is important to CISOs in 2022-23 Topics shaping the cybersecurity agenda, based on a wonderful article by PwC, read it here If you’re a CISO, you have a packed agenda. Here’s what your day may include. If you’re a cybersecurity leader, odds are you’re getting a lot of attention from every corner of the business these days. As remote work grows, digital...


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How to become a CISO in 2022? Discover the path

How to become a CISO in 2022? The chief information security officer's role is growing in profile and importance. Explore six actionable tips for aspiring CISOs as they work toward cybersecurity's top job. Cybersecurity issues continue to pervade all areas of business, which means having a great security organization -- and a capable CISO to lead it -- is essential for almost...


Cybersecurity Metrics

Cybersecurity Metrics To Report To The Board – With 2 great examples

Cybersecurity Metrics to Report to the Board Information Technology (IT) is all about metrics. Each and every system creates logs, and in a mid-size organization, the number can be exceedingly high. The same applies to security, of course. It is clear that the Board will not care about every system; they certainly tend to leave day-to-day IT management to the CIO...


The importance of HR's role in cybersecurity

The importance of HR’s role in cybersecurity –

The importance of HR's role in cybersecurity HR teams must keep security top of mind when hiring and onboarding employees and enforcing data privacy policies. Get advice on the procedures and mechanisms to do so. By Isabella Harford, TechTarget "A company culture is defined by HR because they're responsible for hiring people," said Erdal Ozkaya, author of Cybersecurity Leadership Demystified. HR influences a company's security...


Cybersecurity Questions Boards Need to Address

4 Cybersecurity Questions Boards Need to Address and Beware of!

4 Cybersecurity Questions Boards Need to Address The world has changed a lot since the first case of COVID was found in Wuhan, the virus did not just effect our day to day life's but also our work .  As a board member of an organization how much do you understand about Cybersecurity ? Do you have the right advisors who...


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CISOs End to End Security Operations – ( Part 2) Powerful Tips

CISOs End to End Security Operations This is the second part of the article, you can read the first part from here Leading auditing and compliance initiatives A CISO and an organization's security team are tasked with leading auditing efforts of the company's security systems and ensuring that a company complies with all the security standards and regulations that govern its operations. Auditing efforts include a thorough review...


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CISOs End to End Security Operations – ( Part 1)

CISOs End to End Security Operations The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) ensures the end-to-end (E2E) security operations of an organization. Together with their security team, they handle all security operations, enforce policies, and evaluate and address system vulnerabilities to ensure that a company's information assets are safe from both internal and external threats. This chapter will cover a typical day of a CISO and their E2E...


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What is a CISO – ( with free 2 resources )

What is a CISO A CISO, or Chief Information Security Officer, is primarily responsible for an organization’s cyber security initiatives. CISOs are technologists, who can participate in high-level initiatives as business strategists. CISO’s ensure that IT systems comply with security and regulatory requirements. In summary a C(I)SO is the top Cyber executive of an organization. The Role CISO requires a combination...


Cybersecurity Leadership Demystified by Dr Erdal Ozkaya

Cybersecurity Leadership Demystified – New Book (2021)

Cybersecurity Leadership Demystified Today, I am thrilled to announce my new book "Cybersecurity Leadership Demystified " will start to become available on December 5. Below you can read more about the book: About this book The chief information security officer (CISO) is responsible for an organization's information and data security. The CISO's role is challenging as it demands a solid technical foundation as...