Forrester's Sandy Carielli and Jeff Pollard discuss their latest research, Predictions 2022: Cybersecurity, Risk and Privacy, which highlights the need for gaps in third-party relationships, collaboration and trust to be addressed.
Speaking about his role as managing director, business information security, at financial giant State Street, TJ Hart says, "I wake up nervous, and I go to bed nervous." But he channels that energy into trying to better understand the threat landscape and use that data to make better business risk decisions.
SASE adoption is being driven by numerous factors, including the opportunity to address the challenges with unmanaged applications and devices, providing greater visibility into various tasks, and ensuring consolidation of investments in the networking infrastructure to bring down the administrative cost, according to...
This Aite-Novarica Group white paper, commissioned by Radiant Logic, examines the
toll enterprises pay due to identity sprawl and introduces Radiant Logic’s Identity Data
Fabric approach to support identity unification and simplification.
Key takeaways from this research include:
Financial services companies...
From the IT perspective, it’s harder than ever to manage the unending requests from the business side. Moving to the cloud, adding new applications, integrating new partners, securing new devices—business needs keep piling up, and it all needs to be done yesterday. Before you know it, IT has become the bottleneck...
When a large oil company moved to the US from Canada, they also embarked on an IAM modernization
and integration project. Because their business model included future M&As, the goal was to create a
foundation to support integration of business entities with disparate identity infrastructures so that they
Zero trust approaches are arguably more relevant than ever due to the increasingly distributed nature of the modern enterprise.
Whether implementing least-privilege tenets for user access or securing the connections to and between the disparate aspects of
today’s hybrid multi-cloud deployments, zero trust can...
The enterprise work environment has forever shifted to a highly-distributed model of users, data,
apps, and service. Without signs of this perimeterless evolution abating, organizations are now
reckoning with how to adapt their “best of breed” on-premises security approach to the cloudcentric
Mobile and distributed users accessing data center applications, web apps, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platforms, and websites
from outside the perimeter are now the rule, rather than the exception. Full of potential, these new working habits offer
tremendous benefits for end-users and for business continuity....
Pfizer has sued a former employee, alleging she uploaded to her personal devices and accounts thousands of files containing confidential information and trade secrets pertaining to the company's vaccines and medications, including its COVID-19 vaccine, to potentially provide to her new employer.
Following the holiday recess, U.S. lawmakers are picking up several legislative priorities starting Monday, including progress on the annual defense spending bill, which contains amendments that would require incident reporting for critical infrastructure providers, among other measures.
Criminals have been selling fake vaccine certificates online, claiming to be able to fool systems designed to verify the certificates' validity, researchers warn. Authorities, meanwhile, warn that fraudsters continue to target all things COVID-19, including selling scam vaccine passports.
The Israeli government's Ministry of Defense reportedly has cut the list of countries to which Israeli companies’ cyber spyware can be exported from 102 to 37, reducing Israel's surveillance tool export market by two-thirds. The list specifically restricts doing business with those involved in offensive cyber.
Michael Lines is working with Information Security Media Group to promote awareness of the need for cyber risk management, and as a part of that initiative, the CyberEdBoard will post draft chapters from his upcoming book, "Heuristic Risk Management: Be Aware, Get Prepared, Defend Yourself."
The annual IRISSCOM cybercrime conference in Dublin aims to give attendees "an overview of the current cyberthreats facing businesses in Ireland and throughout the world" and how to best defend themselves, organizers say. Here are visual highlights from the conference's latest edition.