CISO challenges and security ROI

Mark Brown is the Director of Information Security at EY. In this interview he offers guidance for CISOs, discusses the technical competence of company leaders, tackles …

Key security metrics revealed

A new Ponemon Institute study examined the key risk-based security metrics IT security managers used most frequently to gauge the effectiveness of their organizations’ …

Metrics: Valuable security indicator or noise?

Many organizations believe that IT, and by association IT security, is a wasted expense. They recognize that the financial investment needs to be made but few truly understand …

Security Metrics, A Beginner’s Guide

Learn how to communicate the value of an information security program, enable investment planning and decision making, and drive necessary change to improve the security of …

An epidemic of security worst practices

The majority of organizations fail to adhere to simple data protection standards and, in many cases, are fully unaware of what security practices are currently in place, …

Comparative risk benchmarking service

Invictis launched its Risk Score service (IRS), a comparative risk benchmarking service which generates a security profile of the enterprise. Offered in three incremental …

Free return on security investment calculator

The Information Security & Business Continuity Academy launched its free Return on Security Investment (ROSI) calculator (registration required). This calculator provides …