CISO Role Still in Flux

Despite Small Gains, CISOs Face an Uphill Battle in the C-Suite Source:  Threat Track Security September 16, 2015 Compared to a year ago, CISOs have gained some respect in terms of perceived leadership qualities, but C-level executives still can’t shake the temptation to use the role primarily as a scapegoat for data breaches. And though cybersecurity[…]

Ashley Madison Breach – Eight Takeaways for Security Professionals

Source: Bank Info Security Warnings about new data breaches being discovered now appear to arrive daily, if not faster. But this week’s mega-dump of hacked Ashley Madison data shows how this hacking incident differs from run-of-the-mill data breaches in numerous ways (see Ashley Madison Hackers Dump Stolen Data). For starters, the self-described “world’s leading married[…]