Michael Nadeau

Senior Editor

Michael Nadeau is a senior editor with CSO Online. He has been a publisher and editor of magazines, books, and knowledgebases that help companies get the most from their ERP systems.

What is cryptojacking? How to prevent, detect, and recover from it

How do you secure the cloud? New data points a way

How do you secure the cloud? New data points a way

New reports show big differences in risk among public, private, and hybrid cloud deployments. Here’s advice on the tools, information, and organizational structure needed to execute a successful cloud security strategy.

Identity eats security: How identity management is driving security

Identity eats security: How identity management is driving security

New intelligent identity management systems are changing the way organizations authenticate users and devices, and they’re making identity the new security perimeter.

Security and new technology: How one company faced the unknown

Security and new technology: How one company faced the unknown

A move to a pure cloud strategy at the London Stock Exchange Group forced a new security mindset. Here's how the LSEG's CISO faced the challenge.

Ready for more secure authentication? Try these password alternatives and enhancements

Ready for more secure authentication? Try these password alternatives and enhancements

Password-only authentication is dead. Combine passwords with multifactor authentication, social login, biometrics, or risk-based authentication to better protect users and your reputation.

What is the New York Cybersecurity Regulation? What you need to do to comply

What is the New York Cybersecurity Regulation? What you need to do to comply

Officially called 23 NYCRR 500, this regulation requires financial services firms doing business in New York to have a full security risk assessment and plan.

Data and privacy breach notification plans: What you need to know

Data and privacy breach notification plans: What you need to know

Failure to report breaches within the rules of the many global data and privacy protection regulations can result in penalties. Planning ahead will help avoid that.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): What you need to know to stay compliant

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): What you need to know to stay compliant

GDPR is a regulation that requires businesses to protect the personal data and privacy of EU citizens for transactions that occur within EU member states. And non-compliance could cost companies dearly. Here’s what every company that...

11 ransomware trends for 2018

11 ransomware trends for 2018

Ransomware creators are getting more sophisticated in how they infect systems, avoid detection, and foil decryption efforts.

Are you letting GDPR’s privacy rules trump security?

Are you letting GDPR’s privacy rules trump security?

An extreme approach to protecting privacy can actually make personal data less safe. Don’t overreact.

5 biggest healthcare security threats for 2018

5 biggest healthcare security threats for 2018

Healthcare continues to be a popular target for ransomware, cryptomining, data theft, phishing, and insider threats.

How to write a CISO job description

How to write a CISO job description

The chief information security officer has a big, mission critical job. Make sure you spell out the CISO's duties and expectations for the role.

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