The return on security investment is a crucial calculation to help CISOs demonstrate risks in business terms and gain executive buy-in for security tools.
Operational risk management can help organizations measure the cost of network security solutions versus the cost of a potential data breach.
A secure digital transformation requires open lines of communication and collaboration between line of business executives and security leaders.
Hiring freelancers can help companies close the cybersecurity skills gap, reduce overhead and infuse a fresh perspective into the organizational culture.
The Three Lines of Defense model enables board directors to be involved in the cyber risk management process without micromanaging the security team.
The Emperor was the greatest CISO in the land. His castle was as safe as could be, and there were no insider threats to be found — or so he thought.
While PwC's "Global State of Information Security Survey" noted that governments have improved cyber resilience, businesses still have a long way to go.
To promote security awareness throughout the organization, CISOs should invite employees in disparate departments to help design training materials.
To deal with the daily pressures of the job, CISOs need a cybersecurity strategy that promotes cross-departmental collaboration and clear communication.
For IT professionals, gaining executive buy-in for information security initiatives requires masterful navigation of organizational politics.