Banks are trying to be cool and hip and build super cool digital front ends… bit its like putting lipstick on a pig – ultimately its still a pig and new front end is still running into an awful digital backend.
Interesting thoughts shared by Matthew Alderman – VP Tenable network security as to future of security and how the road map looks like: Waves of changes are tenable and are here to stay Security has always been afterthought Perimeter controls security has always been reaction Three predictive technology trends Migration to cloud IT infrastructure ; Controls … More New Security Roadmap for future
During recent RSA Conference 2016 in Singapore there was an interesting presentation on the elements or items to be presented to sponsor to consider when asking for resources – in form of Money, time and people to devote on a particular information security initiative. You must be prepared to have answers to following 3 questions. … More Business case elements for information security
Amit Yoran President RSA – Rock Star presentation on Security topics. This is the second time I heard his presentation and as always its a passionate and motivating experience to hear him. He leave his audience confident and motivating and assure them that they have not made mistake to pursue Information security. Bad guys … More Business driven perspectives to security
The DAO has been exciting new construct: an investment vehicle governed by a program, directed by investors’ votes, to seek out and fund proposals. Implemented as a smart contract on the Ethereum blockchain, The DAO has raised 11.5 million Ether, valued at $153 million. This is the largest crowd-funding event in history. DAO is a digital … More DAO Hack
Generally when we discuss systemic risks to an organisation what come to our mind are events associated with natural disasters, black swan events, poor business execution and credit worries. Cyber security definitely has gained the importance in minds of Board but vast majority of enterprises hardly meet the CISO more than once a year or … More Reason for board to be engaged in cybersecurity
While many of us excitedly followed the news about Microsoft taking over LinkedIn for some $26.2 bn deal. The other acquisition which got security folks attention was Symantec bought Blue Coat in U$ 4.6 bn deal. Before I point why this deal is interesting from security point of view, let me highlight what … More Security & Conflict of interest