How Security Can Actually "Enable the Business"

Posted by Mark Walsh on Mar 11, 2015 8:50:00 PM

One of the most over-used phrases in security organizations today is “enabling the business.”  It looks great on mission statements and sounds good in meetings, but what does it really mean?  Common answers usually center on “protecting information” and “responding to incidents.”  But are the defensive actions of a security organization truly assisting the company with growth and productivity?  How can security actually help the organization accomplish more work and subsequently add revenue? 

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Topics: Business, Security, eGRC

Thoughts on the 2015 RSA Archer Roadshows

Posted by Mark Walsh on Mar 6, 2015 8:48:00 PM

 

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Topics: Roadshows, eGRC, RSA ARcher

8 Steps That Drive GRC Success

Posted by Mark Walsh on Feb 19, 2015 8:45:00 PM

GRC is neither a project nor a technology, but a corporate objective for improving governance through more-effective compliance and a better understanding of the impact of risk on business performance. GRC can vary dramatically depending on the businesses vertical market (e.g. Healthcare, Finance, Information Technology, etc.) and even further complexity can be found from one business unit to another. This complexity drives the need for different, highly specialized tools, which raises a huge set of cost, integration, and management issues. To address this challenge, many businesses are opting for a single enterprise GRC (eGRC) solution and, when necessary, integrating the many point and functional solutions to satisfy specific needs.

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Topics: eGRC

MILCOM, the 2013 Military Communications Conference

Posted by Eric Noonan on Nov 20, 2013 7:50:00 PM

Security assessments can be of transformational value for your organization or they can be shelfware, the determining factor on what you end up with is a matter of leadership and strategy. Here just one example of how an assessment can be transformational.

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Topics: CyberArk, Business, eGRC, Cyber Attack, Breach, Information Sharing

Transformative Value Through A Security Assessment

Posted by Eric Noonan on Nov 14, 2013 7:51:00 PM

Security assessments can be of transformational value for your organization or they can be shelfware, the determining factor on what you end up with is a matter of leadership and strategy. Here just one example of how an assessment can be transformational.

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Topics: Insider, eGRC, Automation, Cyber Attack, Information Sharing

Are Security Assessments of Any Value?

Posted by Eric Noonan on Nov 12, 2013 7:55:00 PM

This post will be broken into multiple parts…taking readers through my experience from the customer side of the equation and how to derive real value out of security assessments.

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Topics: Roadshows, eGRC, Automation, Cyber Attack, Information Sharing

5 Things You Should Do Right Now To Reduce Risk

Posted by Eric Noonan on Mar 1, 2013 8:16:00 PM

 

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Topics: Roadshows, CyberArk, Business, eGRC, Security Leadership, RSA ARcher, Security Assessment, Information Sharing

How CyberSheath Adds Value...

Posted by Eric Noonan on Feb 28, 2013 8:20:00 PM

 

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Topics: Roadshows, CyberArk, Business, eGRC, Automation, Security Leadership, RSA ARcher, Security Program Development, Security Assessment

Can you see the bigger picture?

Posted by Eric Noonan on Feb 26, 2013 8:27:00 PM

 

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Topics: Roadshows, Business, Security, eGRC, Security Leadership, RSA ARcher

Big Data & The Dentist

Posted by Eric Noonan on Feb 26, 2013 8:23:00 PM

 

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Topics: Roadshows, Business, eGRC, Security Leadership, Privileged Accounts, RSA ARcher, Security Program Development, Security Assessment