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Myths of Risk and Cybersecurity Management

by Earl Perkins  |  October 19, 2018

I have been researching and thinking about risk and cybersecurity management concepts for the last year or so, and I wanted to share with you some initial conclusions I've reached...

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The M&M theory of PCI DSS

by Jonathan Care  |  October 10, 2018

There's a great story about Van Halen. In their contract rider they insisted that they get a bowl of M&M candy with all of the brown ones removed before the...

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Cybersecurity Is Critical to the M&A Due Diligence Process

by Sam Olyaei  |  May 1, 2018

Another merger, another acquisition, another breach.... Organizations are exposing themselves to undue risk by overlooking cybersecurity implications during the screening and due diligence process of a M&A transaction. A few...

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The Death of IoT Security As You Know It

by Earl Perkins  |  December 7, 2017

There is a topic that I wanted to share with you that we at Gartner have delivered research on during 2017. We have been developing research on the topic for...

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After WannaCry, what next?

by Jonathan Care  |  June 12, 2017

WannaCry (using the purloined exploit kit ETERNALBLUE) was paused, for now.  Heroic efforts from security practitioners around the world (and a congratulations to @malwaretech for finding the "kill switch" domain!)...

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3 things to do immediately in the wake of WannaCry

by Jonathan Care  |  May 15, 2017

My colleagues in IT Security have had a busy weekend. Since its discovery on Friday afternoon, the WannaCry ransomware attack has continued to spread this weekend, impacting over 10,000 organizations...

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Thoughts from RSAC

by Jonathan Care  |  February 25, 2017

I may as well 'fess up straight away. It was my first time at RSAC despite having attended many other events before. And I wasn't quite prepared for an event...

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