Derek Slater

Derek helped create and launch CSO in 2002, and served as Editor in Chief of the magazine and website from 2006 through 2013.

CIO Think Tank Roadmap Report: Reinventing IT

7 new social engineering tactics threat actors are using now

7 new social engineering tactics threat actors are using now

Old tactics in new packages lead the list of current social engineering attacks. Experts provide real-world examples.

Intellectual property protection: 10 tips to keep IP safe

Intellectual property protection: 10 tips to keep IP safe

Your company's intellectual property, whether that's patents, trade secrets or just employee know-how, may be more valuable than its physical assets. This primer covers everything from establishing basic policies and procedures for IP...

Payments company tabs Maloney as CISO

Mercury Payment Systems has named Jim Maloney to the position of Chief Information Security Officer. Maloney "will drive strategic direction and development initiatives around the security of Mercury's key information systems,...

ERM: The basics

An introduction to ERM (Enterprise Risk Management) for security, IT and operational risk professionals. ISO and COSO frameworks; risk measurement and prioritization; mini-case studies and real-world ERM examples.

Two great reads on risk management

Two recent articles on CSOonline can help expand your knowledge of risk management:

Davis moves to CIO post at NASA research center

Jerry Davis, formerly Deputy Assistant Secretary, Information Security at the Department of Veterans Affairs, has been named CIO for NASA's Ames Research Center. The Center is located between Mountain View and Sunnyvale in Silicon...

Getting the Board on board

For entertainment I troll several LinkedIn groups, including Enterprise Risk Management.

Raymond named head of US privacy and social media compliance at TD Bank

TD Bank has named Al Raymond to the position of Head of US Privacy and Social Media Compliance. In addition to leading the overall privacy program, Raymond will provide "support of TD’s internal and external social media strategy and...

Friedrich promoted to CISO at MGIC

Milwaukee-based Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation (MGIC) has named Susan Friedrich as VP Information Services - Chief Information Security Officer.

Recent risk discussions, here and there

First of all, if you missed COSO for CSOs , that's been our most focused ERM coverage in January on CSOonline.

DHS names Eisensmith CISO

The US Department of Homeland Security has named Jeff Eisensmith CISO, according to Homeland Security Today .

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