IT Focus Area: Security
June 26, 2015
10 Thoughts on Security to Change Your Perspective
How safe is your organization's sensitive data? Do you know who has access to your data and when? Are your employees trained on security awareness? When was the last time you assessed your organization's vulnerability to threats?
If there’s one certainty in the IT industry, it’s that security solutions and strategies will constantly be in flux. As threats evolve, so must our actions to protect company and employee data.
Here are 10 quotes featured in articles from FOCUS and FOCUS Security that provide some perspective on the current state of IT security.
McAfee’s former vice president for threat research on the pervasiveness of cyber attacks. Quoted in “Actionable Security Intelligence: Using Integrated Data to Turn the Tide of Cyber War.”
Director of Microsoft Trustworthy Computing on the growing risk of cyber attacks. Quoted in “7 Ways to Deceive Cyber Attackers.”
Former top FBI cyber official on fighting threats without warning signs. Quoted in “Combating Advanced Persistent Threats.”
Practice Manager of Forsythe Security Solutions on how to effectively combat cyber attacks. Stated in “Security Within IT: A Risky Proposition.”
Former White House counter-terrorism and security advisor to U.S. Presidents George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and George W. Bush, on worst case scenarios. Quoted in "Actionable Security Intelligence: Using Integrated Data to Turn the Tide of Cyber War."
Senior Director of Business Strategy at CA Technologies on the new security perimeter. Quoted in “Identity and Access Management: Defining the New Security Perimeter.”
Irish playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics as quoted in “How to Start an IT Security Conversation in the Boardroom.”
Senior fellow at the SANS Institute on the importance of communication. Quoted in “How to Start an IT Security Conversation in the Boardroom.”
Forsythe Security Solutions experts on the importance of communication. Stated in “How to Start an IT Security Conversation in the Boardroom.”
Former Task Force ODIN pilot on the bottom-line for cyber security. Quoted in "Actionable Security Intelligence: Using Integrated Data to Turn the Tide of Cyber War."