CISO Sam Curry and CMO Red Curry discuss the chaos and disruption of cyberwar and how attacks on critical infrastructure can tactically help attackers in combat, demoralize the general population and affect critical capabilities at just the right point in time.
In the latest weekly update, Joe Sullivan, CEO of Ukraine Friends, joins three editors at ISMG to discuss the challenges of being a CISO in 2024, growing threats from disinformation, vulnerabilities in MFA, AI's role in cybersecurity, and the obstacles to public-private information sharing.
Welcome to "Cyber Fail," where our experts uncover fails so we can all strengthen our defenses. Today, we examine what happens when ransomware groups get careless, application developers' laissez-faire attitude toward vulnerabilities, and the security woes of a beleaguered crypto exchange.
Security leaders focus on protection and detection, but the new priority is resilience. A resilience strategy should "get the real 'ground truth' of what has happened" in the attack, said Brian Dye, CEO of Corelight, in this episode of "Cybersecurity Insights."
Mimecast, the cloud security firm specializing in email and cyber resilience, has appointed a new CEO after co-founder Peter Bauer served in the chief executive role since the company's inception in 2003. The leadership transition comes less than two years after the company went private.
Criminals have built highly successful business models by hacking into a wide range of organizations at will. University professor John Walker warned that the world is witnessing the unintended consequences of our collective inability to secure assets - kinetic threats to global stability.
Chase Cunningham discusses his new book, "How NOT to Lead: Lessons Every Manager Can Learn from Dumpster Chickens, Mushroom Farmers, and Other Office Offenders,” which details critical errors that can undermine your cybersecurity leadership and jeopardize your reputation and your company's future.
Cybersecurity is a critical concern for organizations of all sizes these days, and the responsibility for promoting it often falls on the CISO. But there's often a major disconnect between the CISO and the rest of the C-suite. William Beer of Accenture discussed strategies for bridging the gap.
Cybersecurity professionals are driven to make the world a safer place. But this often comes at a personal cost, as CISO Don Gibson discovered. At the age of 44, the price of stress and long hours was unexpected heart surgery. “How you adapt to change can really help you going forward," he said.
Kai Roer, CEO and founder of Praxis Security Labs, delved into the transformative potential of generative AI in reshaping the mindset and behaviors of security teams and organizations. Amid the buzz around large language models, he highlighted the need for a proactive and adaptive approach.
Harry Coker is now the second permanent national cyber director after the Senate voted 59-40 to confirm President Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Office of the National Cyber Director. In his new role, Coker will be tasked with implementing the administration’s national cybersecurity strategy.
Joe Sullivan, CEO of Ukraine Friends, delves into the complexities of cybersecurity, drawing from his experience as the former CSO of Uber. He shares lessons learned from the high-profile Uber breach case and personal experiences to address broader issues in the cybersecurity landscape.
In this special edition at Black Hat Europe 2023 in London, three ISMG editors cover the highlights of the conference, including a resounding call for better collaboration between government agencies and the private sector, regulatory trends, and the cautionary tale of ex-Uber CISO Joe Sullivan.
Yossi Appleboum, CEO of Sepio Systems in Israel, discusses the international support for Israel in the Israel-Hamas war and what his employees are doing to support the war effort, how the war is affecting Sepio Systems' performance and how generative AI can be "not a tool but a member of your team."
Steve Katz, the world's first CISO, died Saturday night while under hospice care in Long Island, New York. He left a strong legacy - not just as a pioneer and trailblazer in cybersecurity leadership but also as a beloved colleague and mentor who generously shared his time and wisdom.