Risk management How do you demonstrate the cost-opportunity value to the business of reducing risk?

"In IT and Operations, they learned how to do this decades ago.  It's about time in security we learned to …

Communication Is the DevSecOps challenge a technology issue?

"Trying to solve this with just technology is what got us into the problem in the first place."   Sebastian …

Leadership When it comes to DevSecOps, what’s the role of the CISO and who’s responsible?

"I don't own risk for the organisation.  It's my job to inform management and my peers on what I think …

Leadership “The role of the CISO is to enable business”

"Moving myself out of my security 'ivory tower' was one of the best things I ever did"   Dr Paul …

Risk management Security in a time of pandemic – how to remediate the top security threats...

Recently, the FBI and US Department of Homeland Security published their report on the most damaging issues around cyber security …

GDPR Is it time to re-evaluate the effectiveness of GDPR?

Since the passing of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) two years ago, you will certainly have noticed the …

Trust With so many remote workers, now is the time to empathise!

Imagine that all of a sudden, a situation you were used to, changed without you having any control over it. …

Cyber security How to weave cyber security into the fabric of the business

In the last few decades, a significant shift in corporate hierarchies fundamentally altered how organisations operate. This restructuring began within …

Leadership Leadership through adversity: Why so many businesses look to their CISOs at times of...

There are many types of crises that threaten a business’s ability to function properly, from global conflicts and recessions, to …

Security awareness Beyond Security Awareness Training: Why the current approach needs to change fast

It might be tempting to label people as "lazy", "stubborn" or even "stupid". They reuse passwords across multiple sites. They’ve …

Breach Could the majority of breaches be “completely preventable” for little money?

What was at the heart of the BA, Marriott, Equifax, Capital One and Travelex breaches? Basic error, says Greg Van …

Podcast Could the majority of breaches be preventable for little money?

This week on the teissPodcast, Greg Van Der Gaast, Head of Information, University of Salford, highlights why CISOs often fail …