The CISO's position on the security org chart influences the nature and frequency of interactions the security leader will have other executives — not to mention the security budget.
Operational risk management can help organizations measure the cost of network security solutions versus the cost of a potential data breach.
While PwC's "Global State of Information Security Survey" noted that governments have improved cyber resilience, businesses still have a long way to go.
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.