Apple's standoff with the U.S. government is creating a healthy debate about whether federal investigators, under certain circumstances, should have the right to circumvent the security functions of smartphones and other devices, says cybersecurity attorney Chris Pierson.
After years of being kept in the background, privacy has taken center stage in security discussions. In this video interview, Michelle Dennedy, chief privacy officer at Cisco, discusses the impact of new regulations and the issue of encryption backdoors.
Phil Reitinger, president of the Global Cyber Alliance, wants to make one thing clear: This new group is not a coalition of the willing; it's a coalition of the angry. How, then, does the alliance plan to channel its powerful energy? Find out in this video interview.
A year after retiring as chair of RSA, Art Coviello returns to the RSA Conference and, in this video interview, offers candid thoughts on the state of the industry, the global threats that concern him most and the significance of the legal struggle between Apple and the FBI.
Security organizations increasingly are hampered by the complexity of managing so many disparate controls. What they need, Fortinet's John Maddison says in this video interview, is an integrated platform that can enable a more strategic approach to cybersecurity.
Yes, security leaders need greater visibility into their systems and the internal/external threats. But they also need to improve how they share information from this view, says Gautam Aggarwal of Bay Dynamics in this video interview.
Behind many of the biggest breaches is a third-party intrusion. And yet far too few organizations have an effective third-party risk management program in place, says Norman Menz III, co-founder and CTO of Prevalent, in this video interview. How must they address this gap?
The ISMG team concluded its video interviews at the RSA Conference on Wednesday, March 2. And in many ways, they saved some of the best for last. Editors Tom Field, Tracy Kitten and Mathew Schwartz discuss highlights of their conversations.
IT security is amidst a seismic transformation, and the evolution requires a particular set of technologies and skills. In this interview, Greg Bell of KPMG offers insights on how security leaders can prepare for change.
Increasingly, regulatory agencies are pressuring organizations to assess and attest to the cybersecurity of their business partners. In this video interview, Jay Jacobs of Bitsight Technologies discusses strategies for third-party management.
The complexity of cybersecurity creates new headaches for organizations, says John Peterson of Comodo. The cure? Specialized threat analysis and protection. In this video interview, Peterson discusses how to implement this new model.
After a long career in the Secret Service, Steven Bullitt has joined Solutionary as its new vice president of cyber forensics and investigations. In this video interview, he explains the new perspective he brings to cybercrime defense and investigations.
Avivah Litan, Art Coviello, Raj Samani. These are among the thought leaders who were to meet with ISMG's editors at the RSA Conference on Wednesday. Editors Tom Field, Tracy Kitten and Mathew Schwartz offer an RSA preview.
The impasse over whether Apple should help law enforcement open encrypted iPhones continued during a House hearing, as FBI Director James Comey and Apple's top lawyer, Bruce Sewell, didn't budge from their positions.
The "industrialization" of cybercrime, remote-access attacks and mobile-banking application and online-browser overlay attacks are trends the financial industry should monitor this year, says George Tubin of IBM Security Trusteer.