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Why Internal Audit Can Fail Security

Norman Marks recently published an insightful take on why internal audit fails at many organisations. Informed by a recent PwC survey.

“about half of internal audit’s key stakeholders (board members and top executives) do not believe that internal audit is either delivering the value it should or addressing the risks that matter.” 584 more words

Security For Pros

Does Your Organization Need Cyber Insurance?

News about the damage associated with the Sony breach keep coming, and is most likely going to reach new heights over the Christmas break. Meanwhile, criminals keep conducting immensely successful hack attacks against huge brands that should have the financial assets and talent to protect against breaches. 591 more words

BAI Security Blog

The Real Cost of Cyber Incidents, According To Insurers

This is an interesting dive into the financial implications of a breach and how cyber insurance can or cannot assist in the settlement process.


Security News

A Cyber Crime Insurance Policy: Do You Have One?

While the capabilities of the internet and our dependence upon it increases, so does the capabilities of cyber criminals and hackers. Not only do the tools you use provide additional exploitation points, but their technology is in a constant state of evolution. 494 more words

Is cyber insurance your last line of defense?

I was fortunate enough to work with Jeff a couple of years ago while he was still at AT&T.  He was an excellent QSA and I quickly learned to value his opinion on several fronts in the realm of IT security.  74 more words

Security News

Business Interrupted: Are You Covered for a Cyber Attack?

Brett, the CFO of a small machine shop, was worried about the financial losses the firm might incur from a recent cyber attack. The firm’s systems were infected with a… 379 more words