Risk management resources to help organizations measure the risk associated with daily operations and new initiatives, as well as how to effectively manage various threats.
Fri, February 14, 2014 - IBM's supercomputer is ready to make the leap from analyzing massive data sets to actually helping us make the right decision. But will we be too proud to take Watson's advice?
Thu, January 30, 2014 - Alan Shepard famously said, 'It's a very sobering feeling to be up in space and realize that one's safety factor was determined by the lowest bidder on a government contract.' Don't let the purchasing department determine the success of your software project.
Fri, January 17, 2014 - Oracle was in the news for the wrong reason this week when a former employee filed a lawsuit alleging the firm is racist. The incident provides some lessons in image and reputation management in our age of social media and 24-hour news cycles. As it turns out, IT departments can help protect the brand.
Thu, December 19, 2013 - A real-estate brokerage opts to back up critical documents stored in Google Drive.
Tue, December 10, 2013 - No matter how valiant the efforts of chief security officers, or how much businesses say they focus on securing their systems, or the amount of money spent on IT defenses -- many of the same IT security challenges persist.
Wed, November 27, 2013 - The vendor chosen in a no-bid process to build Healthcare.gov was fired from a similar project after missing deadlines and suffering security lapses for three years. Such obvious mistakes are unfortunately all too common in the private and public sector. Here are four simple ways to make sure you choose the right vendor for your IT project.
Tue, November 26, 2013 - A new study by Ponemon Institute finds many small and mid-sized business don't see cyber attacks as a significant threat to their business.
Thu, October 31, 2013 - The coffee-and-doughnuts chain operates in 60 countries, so it uses a threat-assessment tool to keep employees safe during international conflicts.
Mon, October 21, 2013 - How to make decisions about moving your organization's IT solutions to the cloud while considering the risks involved.
Thu, October 17, 2013 - When assessing a threat in the workplace, it isn't always necessary to meet with the subject in question, says Dr. Steve Albrecht.
Wed, October 16, 2013 - Security professionals are being hammered by a powerful combination of forces: As IT systems get more difficult to defend--more open, mobile and shared--cyber-threats are also evolving to more swiftly penetrate enterprise defenses.
Thu, October 03, 2013 - The closure of cloud storage provider Nirvanix sent a chill through the cloud storage industry and its customers, but is it really a big deal?
Tue, August 20, 2013 - Rapid 7 this week unveiled a new set of tools designed to help businesses better judge the overall effectiveness of existing security controls and the risk associated with users across the organization.
Thu, August 15, 2013 - Growing awareness of cyber threats and reporting requirements by regulators are driving a newfound interest in insurance products covering data breaches and other computing risks.