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.

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.

Our top 7 cyber security predictions for 2018

Our top 7 cyber security predictions for 2018

Let’s face it: 2017 was a terrible year for cyber security with more phishing scams, ransomware, state-sponsored attacks, and new attack vectors. Will 2018 be better?

How to survive the worsening cyber threat landscape

How to survive the worsening cyber threat landscape

Industry and government cybersecurity experts offer advice for protecting business assets and reputation in an increasingly dangerous cyber threat landscape.

How to secure the IIoT: A Q&A with GE's CISO
Q&A

How to secure the IIoT: A Q&A with GE's CISO

Manufacturing giant GE takes a holistic approach to industrial internet of things (IIoT) security that integrates enterprise and product security. CISO Nasrin Rezai explains why this is important and how it works.

Future cyber security threats and challenges: Are you ready for what's coming?

Future cyber security threats and challenges: Are you ready for what's coming?

Among the the alarming trends highlighted in a new study from The Internet Society (ISOC) are the rise of state-sponsored cyber attacks as the internet is becoming increasingly intertwined with national security and the creation of...

Rapid7 CEO: Rethink IT and security organizational structures

Rapid7 CEO: Rethink IT and security organizational structures

Corey Thomas sees siloed operations as a root cause of security vulnerabilities and a barrier to innovation and better user experience.

Xerox CISO: How business should prepare for the future security threat landscape
Q&A

Xerox CISO: How business should prepare for the future security threat landscape

Dr. Alissa Johnson promotes better information sharing, strong partnerships and a cognitive approach where technology can learn, analyze and execute.

Cyber security jobs: Job descriptions, requirements and salaries for today’s hottest roles

Cyber security jobs: Job descriptions, requirements and salaries for today’s hottest roles

What cyber security jobs are available and what training do you need? These resources and job descriptions will help aspiring cyber security professionals identify the best roles for them and allow employers to better communicate...

State of Cybercrime 2017: Security events decline, but not the impact

State of Cybercrime 2017: Security events decline, but not the impact

Even as the average number of security events dropped year-over-year, events that resulted in a loss or damage rose, and fewer companies reported no losses.

What are the GDPR requirements?

What are the GDPR requirements?

Here’s how the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will change how companies process, store and secure EU customer data.

New CISO Chris McDaniels to help drive Mosaic451’s cybersecurity practice

New CISO Chris McDaniels to help drive Mosaic451’s cybersecurity practice

The US Air Force veteran brings deep experience in cyber defense and emergency response.

Veristor hires Jackie Groark as director, security/CISO

Veristor hires Jackie Groark as director, security/CISO

Groark, an expert in threat detection and intelligence, will lead the company’s security practice.

Blackmoon banking trojan returns with new framework

Blackmoon banking trojan returns with new framework

Fidelis Cybersecurity describes the new way Blackmoon was delivered to South Korean financial institutions and offers advice for preventing future attacks.

BJC names Matthew Modica as its first chief information security officer

BJC names Matthew Modica as its first chief information security officer

Modica will be responsible for all levels of security, from operations to IT to facilities.

OPAQ Networks gains John Terrill as CISO after acquisition

OPAQ Networks gains John Terrill as CISO after acquisition

Drawbridge Networks CEO Terrill stays on with OPAQ as its chief information security officer after it acquired his company.

Melody Hildebrandt named global CISO at media giant 21st Century Fox

Melody Hildebrandt named global CISO at media giant 21st Century Fox

Hildebrandt is a noted expert on cybersecurity, risk and financial crime and their impact on multinational corporations.

Former RSA executive chairman and CEO Art Coviello joins Gigamon board of directors

Former RSA executive chairman and CEO Art Coviello joins Gigamon board of directors

Coviello is expected to help guide the company's security strategy and growth.

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