Blog Posts Tagged with "CSO"


Securing Executive Buy In as the Cyber Security Threat Landscape Expands

December 16, 2016 Added by:Steve Durbin

When it comes to cyber security, it’s more important than ever for board members and core executives — especially those not directly involved with deploying security programs — to fully participate and contribute on a continuous basis.

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From CSO to CIRO: Taking Charge of Third-Party Risk

December 02, 2015 Added by:James Christiansen

CSOs need to meet the challenge of third-party risk management head on. It’s time to execute on a larger risk strategy: managing the risk posture for your organization. This job is bigger than any single department—for any single company, in fact.

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Creating Change: Why I am Moving to Accuvant as Chief Strategy & Security Officer

November 11, 2013 Added by:Jason Clark

I’m extremely excited to announce that I’ve embarked on the next phase of my professional journey. I’ve joined Accuvant in the newly created position of Chief Security and Strategy Officer, working alongside some of the most talented security professionals in the world to innovate and develop strategic solutions that solve the specific security problems organizations of all sizes face today.

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Nine Tips for CSOs to Get a Fresh Start this Spring

April 13, 2012 Added by:Jason Clark

With everything in the threat landscape changing so frequently, it’s important to reassess your current status and plan for the coming year, whenever we can come up for air. So, I came up with the following nine tips to help you get a fresh start this spring...

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RSA Conference 2012: Day One Highlights

February 28, 2012 Added by:Robb Reck

The biggest key to the success of any security program is achieving goal congruence with the organization. Every security objective should directly support the overall objectives of the company. Security must figure out how our projects contribute to the organization’s success...

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Insecure At Any Speed

February 09, 2012 Added by:Wendy Nather

Security is an afterthought, and a bad one at that. As long as it remains separate from the systems it's supposed to protect, instead of an attribute, and requires users to maintain an abnormal level of awareness, security is going to continue to be as bad as it is today...

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Four Keys for Intellectual Property Protection

February 07, 2012 Added by:Jason Clark

Intellectual property includes product designs, secret formulas, and other trade knowledge. It's what organized cybercrime, state governments and hackers are all going after. Why? Mostly because of the value. One stolen manufacturing process can be worth millions...

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Do You Need An MBA To Be A CSO? Part II

February 09, 2011 Added by:Healthcare CSO

It will not teach you how to explain security concepts to other business leaders. Nor how to manage your organization of high performing, but very geeky, folks that are doing the IT security work for your company. And I've yet to see a course on security risk management in traditional MBA programs...

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Do You Need An MBA To Be A CSO?

February 07, 2011 Added by:Healthcare CSO

The absolute requirements that all our successful candidates must have are experience, proven skills, cultural fit, and competency. To find out if the candidate has these things, we invest time and effort into the candidates that make it through the initial screening process...

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