0% Cybersecurity Job Unemployment in Washington

A microcosm that demonstrates the consequences of the global cybersecurity skills shortage


The challenges of enterprise network encryption and security

Enterprises are decrypting traffic for security inspection, but it ain't easy.


Federal Cybersecurity Duplicity

President’s pep rally at Stanford repeated past promises and ignored the US conflict of interest between defensive reinforcement and offensive cyber operations


Enterprises Are Encrypting and Inspecting More Network Traffic

Large organizations recognize the benefits and vulnerabilities associated with greater use of SSL/TLS


Book Report: Countdown to Zero Day

Kim Zetter's book on Stuxnet sheds light on esoteric areas like malware analysis, process automation, and cyber war.


Antivirus Usage Patterns Reveal Hints about its Effectiveness

Enterprise organizations treat AV software like a flea market when they need to put in time and effort to meet security objectives


Factors Shaping Network Security at Enterprise Organizations

CISOs want network security that delivers security efficacy, operational efficiency, and business enablement


Endpoint Security Has Grown More Difficult and Tedious

Enterprise organizations say that endpoint security is dependent upon too many vendors, products, and software agents


Is it Time for Two CISOs at Large Organizations?

Enterprises need cybersecurity business AND technical leadership, which may require two senior positions.


Enterprise Organizations are Replacing Commercial Antivirus with Freeware

ESG research provides another indication that the endpoint security market is in a state of transition


Grading the President’s SOTU Cybersecurity Agenda

Mixed bag. The Feds need to do a lot more.


Information Security Tops the List of Business Initiatives Driving 2015 IT Spending

Damaging and costly security breaches make cybersecurity initiatives a critical business requirement


Endpoint Security Activities Buzzing at Enterprise Organizations

CISOs are assessing people, processes, and technologies to address endpoint security threats and vulnerabilities


New research indicates cybersecurity skills shortage will be a big problem in 2015

ESG research shows high demand for infosec professionals as many organizations have a “problematic shortage” in this area.


What Should the 114th Congress Do About Cybersecurity in 2015?

Bellicose rhetoric and intelligence sharing aren’t enough, the U.S. needs a comprehensive cybersecurity strategy ASAP


Last Minute Cybersecurity Predictions for 2015

My quick list of things to look for next year


Sony Baloney

Hack at Sony Pictures exposes other cybersecurity issues: ignorance, hype, and the lack of a national and International strategy.


NAC Renaissance

Mobile devices, cloud computing, and security concerns are driving increasing use of granular network access controls.


Cisco Acquires Neohapsis: A Sign of the Times

Security services firm can help Cisco support customers, capitalize on growing services opportunities, and pull product sales


Cybersecurity Skills Shortage Panic in 2015?

Global cybersecurity skills shortage and high demand could lead to high turnover and hyper wage inflation next year


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