According to IBM's Christopher Scott, who spoke at The Wall Street Journal's Pro Cybersecurity Executive Forum, the road to better incident response is "a marathon, not a sprint."
Many organizations lack the cybersecurity leadership required to effectively defend their networks and proactively respond to data breaches when they do occur.
It seems like there's never enough hours in the day for security professionals, but effective time management can positively impact your security posture in unimaginable ways.
CISOs can improve their enterprise security posture by adopting cognitive technology, educating executives, conducting incident response training and fostering a culture of security in 2018.
To transform your security strategy, you must first establish a model of shared responsibility between security professionals and business units throughout the organization.
The EY "Global Infomation Security Survey" revealed that CISOs and executives have a long road ahead when it comes to improving communication — but it is indeed a road, not an unbridgeable chasm.
Over the course of 2017, the cyberthreat landscape shifted to accommodate a sharper focus on pure data destruction for the sake of disruption rather than monetary gain.