SecDevOps: The Space Cowboys of the Future

*Warning this post or embedded links may contain spoilers* Note: This is part two of a five-part monthly series to kick off 2018 in which we take a look at characters from Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi and how technology, topics, and trends from the cybersecurity world compare to characters and themes from the blockbuster film. We hope you enjoy our blog series in which the Resistance, filled with hope and determination, much like that of a Security Operations Center, scurries to stay one step ahead of the evil First Order. Like cyber attackers, the First Order threatens to…
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What Do Star Wars’ Kylo Ren and Data Privacy Have in Common?

*Warning this post or embedded links may contain spoilers* Note: This is part one of a five-part monthly series to kick off 2018 in which we take a look at characters from Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi and how technology, topics, and trends from the cybersecurity world compare to characters and themes from the blockbuster film. We hope you enjoy our blog series as the Rebellion, filled with hope and determination, much like that of a Security Operations Center, scurries to stay one step ahead of the evil First Order. Like cyber attackers, the First Order threatens to destroy a way…
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RSA Conference 2018 Ready to Roll Out the Red Carpet for Awards Season

Oscars? Grammys? SAG Awards? Golden Globes? Nope. It’s time for awards season on the world’s biggest cybersecurity stage – the 2018 RSA Conference Awards are now open and accepting submissions. Here’s everything you need to know, including a brand-new piece of hardware for 2018: What’s new for 2018? Excellence in Humanitarian Service Award Humanitarian efforts across the globe are growing exponentially, and technology is often deployed as part of the solution. Technology used on projects to do good and positively enhance and protect lives in tangible, impactful ways, brings with it the need for…
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2018 and Beyond: The RSAC Advisory Board Weighs-In on What’s Next

The New Year brings both an opportunity for reflection and for anticipation of what’s to come in the year ahead. While ground breaking technology innovation continues to change how we work, live and connect to the world around us, we also see increased cyberattacks and damaging data breaches. In fact, cybercrime will cost the world $6 trillion annually by 2021, up from $3 trillion in 2015 according to some forecasts. The result: the growing recognition that digital security is a critical problem to solve if we want to realize the full potential for ongoing disruptive innovation, and continue…
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National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2017

October is once again upon us and with it comes the return of Major League Baseball playoffs, college football rivalry games, the return of Stranger Things to Netflix and, of course, a month of cyber security tips and best practices. As you may know, October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) - an annual campaign to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity. NCSAM is designed to engage and educate both public and private sector organizations through events and initiatives to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity, and to provide tools and resources…
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