Stories by Craig Shumard

3 reasons why America's security model is broken

Securing important corporate or personal information has never been more challenging. Every day, new vulnerabilities are discovered, more breaches are reported and we all become less secure. Just look at the headlines, whether it is Anonymous latest attack, state sponsored Cyber espionage or warfare, criminal activity or just someone being exploited by five year old malicious code that still finds victims, the picture metaphor is of a snowball rolling downhill and getting bigger and bigger as it rolls.

Craig Shumard | 28 Jun | Read more

Three simple steps to determine risk tolerance

For CISOs, in addition to deciding what policies, processes, or technology an organization should have in place, an even more significant challenge is successfully negotiating disputed risk issues. But, the process for determining risk tolerance is fraught with organizational politics, and it goes without saying that each organization's circumstance needs a customized fit. When determining a process, the most important aspects to take into account include: how an organization decides on risk tolerance, security risk assumption decision-making, and who has the authority to assume security risks.

Craig Shumard | 16 Apr | Read more

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