Tag Archive: information security

Security and Compliance: Steps to Activate Your Wonder Twin Powers

Written by - January 24, 2018

Security and compliance are the Wonder Twins of information security, needing each other for their powers to activate and protect you from threats.

Infosec Standards and Regulations: A Primer Sorting Compliance By Hogwarts House

Written by - May 23, 2017
infosec standards and regulations

Infoc standards and regulations being sorted into Hogwarts houses seems silly, but it helps organize the way we think of them.

Security Awareness: 5 Ways to Educate Employees

Written by - March 13, 2017

Security awareness training is the number one tool needed to build a culture of cybersecurity. For a business to remain secure, employees from the top levels of senior management to the most introductory level jobs need to buy into the importance of cybersecurity. Employee training sessions, however, are like those required introductory college courses. People feel they already know the information so they only half-heartedly pay attention and then wing the quizzes at the end hoping for the best, sort of like those college essays they hated writing. Unlike a college essay, security awareness has long-term financial and reputational risk implications. The 2016 IBM Cost of Data Breach Study indicated that individual breaches cost an average of $4 million and…