The security industry is changing, as is the profile of a successful security executive. Maintaining the status quo is no longer an option, and ignorance of risks is no longer an excuse for not mitigating them. This topic in Security features game-changing security directors or industry leaders in different sectors. So who is breaking new ground in the security industry, making great strides forward in risk management while better supporting the enterprise as a whole? If you know someone (or are someone) who fits this bill – let us know! Send your recommendations and suggestions for future Profiles in Excellence to Security Managing Editor Claire Meyer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Workplace Privacy Policies are a great first step toward document security.
July 1, 2019
If you protect digital information without taking measures to protect the sensitive information found on physical documents, you are still at risk of an information breach. Workplace Privacy Policies are an effective way to extend your information security.
Threats to organizational and consumer privacy are on the rise. From ransomware to identity theft, businesses and individuals are under constant attack. To help protect organizations and consumers, Federal and State governments have enacted numerous laws to ensure the safe creation, storage, and destruction of sensitive information. Do you know how they impact your organization?
ON DEMAND: With so many recent high-profile breaches accomplished through compromising passwords on privileged accounts, Privileged Access Management is now everyone’s priority (Gartner puts it at the top of their “Top Security Projects” list for 2 years in a row). But where do you start? And how do you know which PAM solution will work best to protect your organization without sacrificing productivity?
ON DEMAND: In today's tumultuous global climate, where corporations span countries and employee travel is essential to doing business, crises are inevitable. This is why corporate security teams must always be ready for the unexpected and have procedures and plans in place to respond quickly and efficiently. A lag in crisis response or an ineffective response can cost money, resources, and even lives.
A critical event is defined as an incident that disrupts normal operations, such as severe weather, crime, violence and critical equipment or technology failures. Business continuity and crisis response plans can only go so far if there isn't buy-in across functions, with executive-level support. Read More
Our July issue cover article features MLS Soccer, security, and teamwork at the Houston Dynamo Stadium. Also in July, how can confidence make the best hire? And discover how workplace bullying is on the rise.