5 cybersecurity events that keep CEOs up at night

By Michelle Drolet . 26 Oct 2020

With ransomware and phishing attacks on the rise, companies must continuously focus on cyber risks to protect assets and customers. Covid-19 forced organizations to evolve their business models overnight. The demand for digital infrastructure has skyrocketed and industries are seeing large-scale adoption of work from home. Unauthorized software, unsecured devices, stressed and distracted workers have … Continue reading 5 cybersecurity events that keep CEOs up at night

6 Steps to Building a Strong Breach Response Plan

By Michelle Drolet . 7 Oct 2020

Cybersecurity resilience depends on having a detailed, thorough, and tested breach response plan in place. Here’s how to get started.  No matter how secure your business, data breaches are an unfortunate fact of life. Whether an attack is the result of a determined cybercriminal, a disgruntled insider, or simple human error, you can limit the … Continue reading 6 Steps to Building a Strong Breach Response Plan

VCISO: A Pragmatic Path To Cybersecurity In Pandemic Times And Beyond

By Michelle Drolet . 20 Sep 2020

Covid-19 has disrupted our lives and caused a lot of stress and panic globally. Even though lockdowns may be relaxing, cyber-attacks are showing no signs of slowing down. The pandemic has created the perfect environment for hacktivists to strike with a high degree of success. Let’s understand the top five reasons for this: 1. Expanding … Continue reading VCISO: A Pragmatic Path To Cybersecurity In Pandemic Times And Beyond

7 Things to Consider When Choosing Managed Detection and Response

By Michelle Drolet . 25 Aug 2020

Many organizations lack the internal expertise to address threat detection and response effectively; MDR can fill the gap. Here’s what to look for when you shop for MDR services. Threat detection and response is a priority for most CISOs because they recognize that the faster a breach is detected and dealt with, the easier and … Continue reading 7 Things to Consider When Choosing Managed Detection and Response

Don’t Let Attackers Weaponize Fear: Use These Cyber Resilience Recommendations

By Michelle Drolet . 14 Jul 2020

Per a recent analysis from Microsoft (via The Interpreter), every country in the world has fallen prey to at least one COVID-19-related attack. Homeland Security and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) issued an advisory back in April relating to heavy exploitation of Covid-19 by malicious cyber actors.   A Breeding Ground For Cybercriminals That’s Not … Continue reading Don’t Let Attackers Weaponize Fear: Use These Cyber Resilience Recommendations

Michelle Drolet Shares Tech Tips on How to Get Devs Thinking About InfoSec

By Michelle Drolet . 14 Jul 2020

In a recent article, “New Tech Project? Get Your Devs On Board Fast  with These 16 Tips” published on Forbes Technology Council, Michelle Drolet shares how a Solid Secure Development Lifecycle can help:   Create a solid SDLC program plan. Developers need a solid secure development life cycle program plan. Test against the plan/program’s “application … Continue reading Michelle Drolet Shares Tech Tips on How to Get Devs Thinking About InfoSec

10 (More) Free Security Tools Worth a Look

By Michelle Drolet . 26 Jun 2020

Security pros have a lot to juggle, but look in the right places and you can find invaluable assistance for free. Maintaining security is a never-ending business. There’s so much to worry about, from misconfigured software to phishing attacks to a rapidly expanding inventory of devices with their own vulnerabilities and update requirements. We could all use … Continue reading 10 (More) Free Security Tools Worth a Look

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Michelle Drolet to Join Offit Kurman for a Cannabis InfoSec Webinar

By Michelle Drolet . 16 Jun 2020

Live online Friday, July 10th 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. EST Panelist include: Michelle Drolet, Towerwall & Jason Klein, Offit Kurman The threats are real and increasing daily. Learn how you can protect yourself and your cannabis company from unauthorized access to confidential files and proprietary data. By now, we are all too familiar with the … Continue reading Michelle Drolet to Join Offit Kurman for a Cannabis InfoSec Webinar

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Inside InfoSec Panel 2: Zero Trust Architectures Expert Panel

By Michelle Drolet . 16 Jun 2020

Live online July 2, 2020 12:00 pm ET Panelist include: Michelle Drolet, Towerwall, Itay Nachum, Safe-T, Scott Tingley, Cogito & Tom Ward, Qnext   Data breaches are on the rise, highlighting no organization is safe from cyberattacks. One cause is that workforce mobility and cloud computing has placed most workloads beyond the shelter of corporate … Continue reading Inside InfoSec Panel 2: Zero Trust Architectures Expert Panel

Save the Date: Information Security Summit – December 2020

By Michelle Drolet . 15 Jun 2020

Please join us for our 8th Annual Information Security Summit! “The Evolving Threat Landscape 2020” This regional event provides participants with an update on the latest developments, trends, and status in information security. With the growing popularity of disruptive technologies, including mobility and cloud computing, social networking, and big data analytics, the accompanying data security … Continue reading Save the Date: Information Security Summit – December 2020

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