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Addressing diversity in security

Turning good intentions into action requires a collaborative approach across the public sector, private sector, and non-profit industry associations.

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Why it's time to shift to extended validation certificates

More than ever, a strong organizational identity is essential for building trust with users.

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7 things to consider when choosing managed detection and response

Many organizations lack the internal expertise to address threat detection and response effectively; MDR can fill the gap. Here’s what to look for when you shop for MDR services.

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Episode 11: TikTok don’t stop: Data privacy and the transparency imperative

Podcast Episode 11: Listen now as Roland Cloutier, Global CSO at TikTok, joins host Bob Bragdon to discuss the challenge and opportunity he took on when joining the fast-growing social media startup.

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What the use of open banking means for identity networks

By connecting identity data from multiple sources through APIs, the open banking concept can help verify identity more reliably and improve the customer experience.

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Bracing for the security data explosion

Organizations must prepare for collecting, processing, analyzing, and acting upon terabytes of security data.

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3 XDR market challenges

XDR is a promising concept, but XDR vendors face deployment challenges and competition on several fronts.

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10 security changes post-COVID-19

CISOs must anticipate burgeoning needs for distributed security scale, intelligence, and self-service.

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Why frameworks are more necessary than ever for secure enterprise transformations

Taking governance shortcuts in order to quickly take advantage of competitive opportunity can lead to major failings when it comes to security and privacy and cause serious long-term damage to the business.

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Why COVID-19 will change identity management forever

Large job losses, more people working from home, and an increased use of freelancers and consultants are forcing companies to rethink their access control models.

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10 things you should know about XDR

An initiative more than a technology, XDR seeks to simplify and unify security technologies to make the whole greater than the sum of its parts.

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Securing IoT requires a shift to a security fabric

The IoT era and the expectation that everything will be connected, accelerates the need to move away from point products and toward the concept of a security fabric.

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Amid the pandemic, using trust to fight shadow IT

With most workers scattered at home and trying to come up with their own ad-hoc IT workarounds, there’s an easy way for IT shops to build trust: communicate.

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4 tips for a successful cyber threat intelligence program

COVID-19 has opened the cyberattack floodgates; defenders need strong cyber threat intelligence (CTI) analysis, operationalization and sharing. Here's how to get more from your CTI program.

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COVID-19 pandemic accelerates transformation in enterprise security

Organizations must retool their policies and invest in security programs to acclimate to a post-COVID-19 business landscape.

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Episode 8: Healthcare security in a time of crisis

Podcast Episode 8: Listen now as Gary Gooden, CISO at Seattle Children’s, joins host Bob Bragdon to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on security at the healthcare organization.

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Telecommuting in a post-COVID U.S. will be radically different. And that's a very good thing.

IT execs need to start talking with other C-levels now and figure out what they want their post-COVID company to look like.

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4 ways automated penetration testing tools can help mitigate COVID-19 related risks

New tools map attack surface, test security controls, and behave like cyber-adversaries.

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