Cybersecurity



by: Sripati MS Information Security Consultant at a leading security service provider in Oman   I came across this rant (with the usual don’t-kill-me-am-just-making-a-random-statement-and-fully-intend-to-get-away-with-it disclaimer) on LinkedIn about how CISO’s are clueless about how a virus works, even with CISA/CISM and a decade’s experience under their belt. It got me seething about how this statement is […]

Please don’t kill your CISO if he doesn’t know how ...
















Comments Sought on Draft Guide to Enhance Cybersecurity Framework September 15, 2016 WASHINGTON, D.C.— The U.S. Commerce Department(link is external)’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released today the draft Baldrige Cybersecurity Excellence Builder, a self-assessment tool to help organizations better understand the effectiveness of their cybersecurity risk management […]

NIST Releases Baldrige-Based Tool for Cybersecurity Excellence



Today’s Most Interesting Security News Stories Are you kidding me?  This story is great because it illustrates how much more we need to do with regards to educating the public about the dangers of poor password security. Read the story to see the list of terrible passwords used by Ashley […]

The Worst Password from the Ashley Madison Hack