Risk is a Parallel Circuit

Risk is a Parallel Circuit

Sometime in the late 1980's, Charles Darwin and Georg Ohm had a chance meeting when I found a 9-volt battery while walking down the street and stuck it to the front two ...

Why Is Cyber Resilience Essential and Who’s Responsible for It?

In part one of this cyber resilience blog series, we discussed what it means to be a resilient organization. For part two, let’s discuss why organizations need to consider these challenges and ...
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What We Can Learn From Cyber Resilient Leaders

What separates those organizations that are cyber resilient and those that aren’t? Accenture’s study tells us Organizations are spending a lot on their cybersecurity systems, so it makes sense that they think ...
Security Boulevard

Cyber Resilience – Everything You (Really) Need to Know

What is cyber resilience? If you search the definition within the Oxford Dictionary, resilience alone is defined as “the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness.” If you narrow the definition down ...
Winning at Cybersecurity Whac-A-Mole

Winning at Cybersecurity Whac-A-Mole

The dictionary defines a “cliché” as a word of phrase that is overused, but have you ever considered that it gets overused because there is a universally accepted truth about it? Cybersecurity ...
Reflections on an Amazing 2019 at Balbix

Reflections on an Amazing 2019 at Balbix

Balbix accomplished many milestones in 2019. We grew our revenue more than 4x, closed several multi-million-dollar contracts, and with over fifty large enterprises in production we continue to extend our leadership in ...
The Evolution of Threat Hunting

The Evolution of Threat Hunting

Wikipedia defines cyber threat hunting as “the process of proactively and iteratively searching through networks to detect and isolate advanced threats that evade existing security solutions.” In practice, this is a very ...
An open conversation about cyber-risk reporting to the BOD

An open conversation about cyber-risk reporting to the BOD

A few days ago, I had the privilege of moderating a boardroom discussion of CISOs at the Evanta Dallas CISO Summit on the topic of Cyber-Risk Reporting for the Board. Evanta’s boardroom ...
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Security Threats Are Swamping IT

Spiraling costs and a lack of skilled cybersecurity professionals are putting pressure on IT teams—and it shows When I think of IT departments and cybersecurity, I’m reminded of the fable of the ...
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The Adventures of CISO Ed & Co.

The Adventures of CISO Ed & Co.

If you walk over to the office area where your company’s InfoSec team sits, you are bound to overhear some very interesting conversations. The world of cybersecurity is full of stories, anecdotes, ...