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Weekly Security Risk Management News Round-Up - 9/23/13

This week was full of BIG stories in the security and risk management space.  Below is a summary of some of the news and blog posts you may have missed.

Data Broker Giants Hacked by ID Theft Service

Perhaps the biggest story of the week;...


Security Risk Management in the Extended Enterprise

Earlier this month, BitSight licensed a white paper by Mike Rothman, president and analyst at Securosis. The paper, "Threat Intelligence for Ecosystem Risk Management," discusses challenges organizations face in trying to assess the...


Building CISO Relevance Through Metrics

This post is contributed by guest blogger Eric Cowperthwaite.  

One of the frequently repeated phrases that I've heard over the years in the security conference circuit is "CISOs need to earn a seat at the executive table." At this...


Weekly Security Risk Management News Round-Up - 9/16/13

Below is a summary of risk management and security news you may have missed this week.

Hidden Lynx – the hackers for hire who compromised a security firm

Graham Cluley dives into findings from a recent Symantec study revealing...


Security Risk Management: Should You Take A Reactive or Proactive Approach?

In a world of evolving threats, executives are faced with the challenge of deciding whether to allocate scarce security resources in proactive investments that may prevent attacks or in reactive investments in response to security...


My Journey from Security Intelligence to Security Risk Management

The past few days have been amazing. First of all, the response to the launch of our first service - BitSight Partner SecurityRating - has been great. It is rewarding to see our hard work validated. Secondly, I can finally talk publicly...


How is Partner Security Risk Being Managed Today?

Partner security risk is an important topic in the minds of risk officers today.  With the number of companies being breached via third parties on the rise (New York Times, Bank of America, Twitter), this is clearly a big area of...

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