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Four Steps to Using Metrics to Defend Your Security Budget

By Diana-Lynn Contesti (Chief Architect, CISSP-ISSAP, ISSMP, CSSLP, SSCP), and Richard Nealon (Senior Security Consultant, CISSP-ISSMP, SSCP, SABSA SCF) Ever find yourself in a struggle to defend your security budget or to introduce a change? This guide is a baseline to help you present the risk your organization faces. We (CISOs) believe in notifying management regularly on […]

How can your organization find and develop the next generation of cybersecurity?

Last week (ISC)² released the (ISC)² Cybersecurity Hiring Managers Guide: Best Practices for Hiring and Developing Junior Talent built on the latest research to help organizations grow their teams and retain top talent. The report highlighted the top technical skills, non-technical skills and personality attributes hiring managers seek and how organizations can benefit from unique […]

SECURE North America | Users Aren’t the Weakest Link, They’re Your Allies

Security teams should stop treating users as the weakest link in security and, instead, turn them into allies in building a strong security culture. This was the message from Shelly Epps, HCISPP, Director of Security Program Management at Duke Health, who delivered a presentation this week at the (ISC)² SECURE North America virtual event. “If […]

Center for Cyber Safety and Education Begins Program Updates to Increase Impact

Since its inception, the Center for Cyber Safety and Education and (ISC)² have worked to increase awareness of the importance of cyber safety and ensure that people around the world have a safe online experience. The Center has done this through several initiatives, including Garfield’s Cyber Safety Adventures program which taught more than 300,000 students […]

How to Create Successful CISSP and CCSP Study Groups

The (ISC)² Pittsburgh Chapter is seeing great success by providing study sessions for both the CISSP and CCSP exams. While participating in a study group does not guarantee passing the exam, it does; however, help to connect with others, put learning into practice and implement study tips. We asked the Pittsburgh Chapter about their recipe […]

How can you find and retain new cybersecurity talent?

In the latest (ISC)² Think Tank webinar “How to Hire and Develop Entry- and Junior-Level Cybersecurity Practitioners” three hiring managers tackled the question of how to fill the workforce gap by sharing their insights and firsthand experiences. Jon France, (ISC)² CISO, Becky Goza, Senior Manager of Information Security for Love’s Travel Stops and Saju Thomas […]

Infosecurity Europe: A show so secure a train strike couldn’t break it!

Infosecurity Europe is unquestionably the biggest and most significant cybersecurity conference and event on the European calendar, a mainstay that is enjoyed by the entire industry and that serves as an important opportunity for members to meet each other and engage with the (ISC)² team on our stand. Like so many key industry events, Infosecurity […]

SECURE North America | Apple Stories: How Technology Has Mediated Technology Through History

If you’ve ever wondered about the relationship between privacy and apples, privacy expert J. Trevor Hughes explained the connection during a session at the (ISC)² SECURE North America one-day virtual event. “Privacy is a fundamental human truth,” he said. “It has existed since the dawn of time.” In fact, he said, privacy concerns started after […]

SECURE North America | Apple Stories: How Technology Has Mediated Technology Through History

If you’ve ever wondered about the relationship between privacy and apples, privacy expert J. Trevor Hughes explained the connection during a session at the (ISC)² SECURE North America one-day virtual event. “Privacy is a fundamental human truth,” he said. “It has existed since the dawn of time.” In fact, he said, privacy concerns started after […]

DOD ADDS TWO MORE (ISC)² CERTIFICATIONS TO REQUIREMENTS FOR CYBERSECURITY STAFF

This post was originally published by  (ISC)² Management . Earlier this week, (ISC)² announced that the DoD approved both the HCISPP and CCSP certifications to its DoD 8570 Approved Baseline Certifications table on the DoD Cyber Exchange website. Why does this matter? This means that the entire roster of (ISC)² certifications are now required for different security workforce categories within the Department, depending on the […]

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