Executives need an external risk adviser to help them monitor the cyber risk landscape and implement, monitor and refine security controls accordingly.
Many health care security risks stem from insufficient leadership and limited resources, which can often be attributed to a lack of security awareness.
A survey revealed that IT leaders are struggling to strike a healthy balance between the benefits and security risks associated with a mobile workforce.
Cybersecurity leadership courses traditionally focus on imparting subject matter expertise, but the next generation of CISOs must also be trusted advisors.
For an organization's security program to thrive, the CISO and CIO must be on the same page when it comes to implementations and budgetary concerns.
Hiring a CISO is more about finding gaps, committing to new ideas and bringing those ideas to life than it is about finding the right person for the job.
Many organizations are changing the CISO reporting structure to reflect growing influence of IT over other departments and domains.
To stay ahead of increasingly sophisticated cyberthreats, CISOs and IT professionals must pay attention to the top security trends emerging in 2017.
With more businesses turning to SaaS and cloud-based systems, CIOs often lack a proper understanding of the organization's application portfolio.
Organizations can improve their ability to enforce security policies and better serve business initiatives by shuffling the security org chart.