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    Businesses can turn to MSPs to navigate SEC cyber disclosure requirements

    With a line of sight on security operations, managed service providers hold keys to materiality determinations and annual 10-K reports.

    By Suman Bhattacharyya • Dec. 5, 2023
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    Okta again promises it is taking security seriously

    CEO Todd McKinnon used the company's earnings call to once again pledge improvements and address a culture of lax security.

    By Nov. 30, 2023
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    SEC’s cyber disclosure rules: Key considerations for the board, C-suite and risk managers

    Each business stakeholder has a different cyber risk management responsibility. Given the SEC’s coming disclosure rules, it’s even more important to outline who owns what. 

    By Chris Tarbell, Dave Franzel and Greg Van Houten • Nov. 27, 2023
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    The top cybersecurity events and conferences in 2024, according to security pros

    Which security conferences are teams prioritizing in 2024? A new report reveals the 7 most popular events in the cybersecurity calendar.

    Nov. 27, 2023
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    ‘Honesty’: Estes details its playbook for responding to a cyberattack

    Being open about the incident engendered goodwill from customers and colleagues, executives said.

    By Colin Campbell • Nov. 20, 2023
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    Clorox CISO departs months after cyberattack

    The C-suite change comes in the aftermath of a cyberattack that damaged IT infrastructure, led to widespread disruption and negatively impacted earnings. 

    By Lindsey Wilkinson • Nov. 16, 2023
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    Visa launches cybersecurity training program

    The card giant rolled out a cybersecurity apprenticeship program last year amid a talent deficit highlighted by the Biden administration.

    By Tatiana Walk-Morris • Nov. 7, 2023
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    Why trust is the most critical deliverable for CISOs

    Instead of a list of nebulous targets, CISOs should focus on delivering trust to three key constituencies: their leadership, their peers and their inner circle. 

    By Nader Henein • Nov. 6, 2023
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    Countries pledge to not pay ransoms, but experts question impact

    There is no mandate to ban governments or businesses from paying ransom demands, but the pledge could be a step toward that outcome.

    By Nov. 6, 2023
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    Splunk to cut 7% of staff in latest layoff round this year

    CEO Gary Steele said the cuts, which largely impact employees in the U.S., are not related to Cisco's deal to acquire the company.

    By Nov. 1, 2023
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    Global cybersecurity workforce grows, but still confronts shortfall of 4M people

    Despite growing to 5.5 million professionals worldwide, a study by ISC2 shows the industry still needs millions of qualified workers to defend against rising digital threats.

    By Oct. 31, 2023
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    SEC charges SolarWinds, its CISO with fraud

    The company allegedly misled investors regarding its cybersecurity practices and failed to disclose known risks, according to a complaint.

    By Updated Oct. 31, 2023
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    The top cybersecurity conferences to attend in 2024

    Some industry events are large, others are more intimate, but each and every conference will have something to offer a cybersecurity leader.

    By Oct. 13, 2023
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    CISO salaries are up, but growth is slowing

    Security budget growth scaled back this year amidst economic uncertainty, inflation and increased borrowing costs, which impacted funding for cyber talent, IANS found.

    By Oct. 10, 2023
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    Where to invest to close the cyber skills gap

    The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency is making progress on its effort to more efficiently hire cybersecurity professionals, implementing process changes other organizations can learn from. 

    By Jen A. Miller • Oct. 6, 2023
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    Threats in cloud top list of executive cyber concerns, PwC finds

    Lack of tech talent is a contributing factor, as more than 2 in 5 executives grapple with in-house skills gaps.

    By Matt Ashare • Oct. 4, 2023
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    US is making headway on securing cyber infrastructure, commission says

    While Cyberspace Solarium Commission leaders praised U.S. cybersecurity improvements, they said more work is needed to secure critical infrastructure.

    By Sept. 20, 2023
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    IronNet considers bankruptcy after it furloughs most workers

    The furloughs will effectively end most of the cybersecurity firm’s operations unless it can find additional sources of liquidity.

    By Sept. 12, 2023
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    Top 5 behaviors of successful CISOs: Gartner

    Successful CISOs are at least 1.5 times more likely to engage with emerging technologies and colleagues beyond traditional business functions, a survey shows.

    By Sept. 5, 2023
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    Malwarebytes, within a week, acquires a company and reportedly cuts staff

    The layoffs underscore significant alterations afoot in the security sector, as the industry’s largest vendors claim share from smaller rivals.

    By Aug. 31, 2023
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    CrowdStrike soars on security tool consolidation demand

    CEO George Kurtz said the company will consider potential acquisition targets as M&A discussions heat up across the industry.

    By Aug. 31, 2023
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    Corporate boards expand cybersecurity risk oversight, report finds

    A study from EY shows Fortune 100 CISOs more closely engaged with the board of directors and C-suite.

    By Aug. 28, 2023
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    SentinelOne pursues potential sale amid slow growth, report says

    The cybersecurity firm recently announced job cuts and is competing in a turbulent market in recent months.

    By Aug. 22, 2023
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    Palo Alto Networks posts strong Q4 amid consolidation, new SEC rules

    Despite spooking analysts with an unusual late Friday earnings presentation, investors breathed easy as the company shared a positive outlook in its earnings report. 

    By Aug. 21, 2023
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    Palo Alto Networks closely watched ahead of late Friday Q4 report

    The cybersecurity firm's unusually timed fiscal fourth-quarter earnings report comes amid turbulence in the sector.

    By Aug. 18, 2023