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5 Cybersecurity Myths Banks Should Stop Believing

Observations from the Fintech Snark Tank  In his 2019 letter to shareholders, JPMorgan Chase’s CEO Jamie Dimon wrote: “The threat of cyber security may very well be the biggest threat to the U.S. financial system.” This isn’t news to… Read More

Enterprises Must Take Insider Threats More Seriously

Security teams need to consider the possibility of internal as well as external threats While high-profile cybersecurity breaches originating from malicious insiders are on the rise, many cybersecurity professionals continue to focus exclusively on external threats, forgetting that a… Read More

What is SOX Compliance? 2019 SOX Requirements & More

A definition of SOX Compliance In 2002, the United States Congress passed the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) to protect shareholders and the general public from accounting errors and fraudulent practices in enterprises, and to improve the accuracy of corporate disclosures. The act… Read More

How Can CISOs Improve Board Governance Around Cyber Risk Management?

The pressure is on for corporate leadership to get a better handle on cybersecurity. But unlike other board governance processes that are a lot more mature (e.g., financial risks, market pressures), when it comes to cyber risks, boards need help… Read More

CUI (NIST 800-171) is getting some teeth!

On December 17th 2018 a memorandum from the Assistant Secretary of Defense was released entitled “Strengthening Contract Requirements Language for Cybersecurity in the Defense Industrial Base” that reminds acquisition personnel that it “is critical that efforts to identify, track,… Read More