For the first time, a foreigner has been convicted and sentenced in a U.S. court for hack attacks that resulted in the theft of U.S. intellectual property. But will the action have the intended deterrence effect?
Bank of the West prides itself on being an innovator in customer education about fraud prevention. But customers still don't want to be inconvenienced with arduous security hoops, says bank fraud prevention officer David Pollino.
(ISC)Â² and the Cloud Security Alliance have unveiled a new cloud security professional certification designed to measure advanced competence. Will training for the certification help professionals gain a better understanding of cloud security?
Not all threat intelligence is created equally, says Fortinet's John Maddison. And it's not just external threats organizations should be most concerned about. Why more businesses need to focus on inside-out security.
At a time of sweeping change in cybersecurity, attorney Stephen Wu says organizations need to be prepared from a compliance, incident response and risk management perspective to address novel situations stretching society's capabilities.
This year's event was bigger than ever, overwhelming to take in, and no single challenge, strategy or solution emerged as a top priority - very much a reflection of today's information security marketplace.
Despite active attacks against the vast infrastructure that was created to support the 2012 Olympics, the games proceeded without a hitch. But making that happens required unprecedented levels of cross-vendor collaboration, says BT's Jason Cook.
Organizations are at greater security risk than ever, but they also continue to struggle to obtain adequate security staff. Robert Stroud of ISACA offers new recommendations to address the staffing shortage.
As a longtime security leader, Eddie Schwartz has felt acutely the pain of the security skills crisis. Now, as chair of ISACA's Cybersecurity Task Force, he's helping organizations do something about it.
In conducting due diligence, investors spend more time than ever assessing the cyber-risk posed by the company targeted for acquisition, says Jacob Olcott, VP for business development at Bitsight Technologies.
Amidst a flurry of security breaches and new legislation, privacy suddenly has gained a higher profile globally. Michelle Dennedy of Intel Security and Trevor Hughes of the IAPP discuss the new prominence of privacy.
No longer just a second fiddle to security, privacy has emerged as a global hot topic - and a growing career option. Michelle Dennedy of Intel Security talks about what it takes to make a career in privacy.