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Infonomics: Stating The Financial Case for Automated Security

What, exactly, is the value of the data held by your organisation and how does that value justify and inform your security spend? It’s a question that’s increasingly rising to the top of the practising Chief Information Officer’s (CIO) list, not to mention that of the Chief...
Posted On 25 Jul 2019
Tom Kellermann
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Governance, Risk and Compliance: Enacting Proactive Risk Management

In the highly regulated industries of finance, healthcare and energy, a focus on governance, risk and compliance (GRC) is crucial to effectively combat a cyber security breach. Unfortunately, when considering international data sharing, this can become overwhelmingly complex,...
Posted On 11 Jul 2019
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Saving Time, Saving Money: A Risk-Based Approach Towards Cyber Security

If you’ve glanced at the opinion columns of security industry publications of late, you’ve probably seen the term ‘risk-based’ floating around, as in ‘the time is now for a comprehensive, risk-based approach’ or ‘a risk-based approach to security is...
Posted On 23 Jun 2019
Alan Calder
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People and Processes: The Key Drivers for Effective Cyber Security

Cyber security investment continues to spiral, with Gartner predicting that global security spend will reach £71.72 billion by the end of the year as a direct result of regulatory change, mindset and a growing awareness of threats, writes Alan Calder. With over 40% of UK...
Posted On 09 Nov 2018
Jason Petrucci
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EU GDPR Compliance: Unlocking Data Value

Jason Petrucci explains why European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance signposts a new era of data discovery and data value that will enable firms to unlock invaluable Intellectual Property. Professional services organisations sell knowledge. Information...
Posted On 28 Feb 2017
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Global study shows “increasing security risks” to payment data and “lack of confidence” in securing mobile payment methods

With the acceptance of mobile and other new forms of payment methods expected to double in the next two years, a new global study highlights a “critical need” for organisations to improve their payment data security practices on an urgent footing. The survey* o...
Posted On 26 Jan 2016
Michael Romain: expert on app security at Espion
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Espion urges firms to tackle apps in the workplace or risk information security breaches

Corporate information security specialist Espion is calling on firms not to overlook the risks posed by workers increasingly packing their own clouds and apps into their virtual briefcase without consulting the IT Department. The growth of so-called ‘Shadow IT...
Posted On 30 Dec 2014