Categories for Compliance

What’s the Actual Role of Compliance?

May 26, 2015 |
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Not long ago, I claimed on this blog that compliance is dead. Obviously, my point wasn’t that standards such as HIPAA and PCI DSS aren’t necessary, or that they aren’t evolving, because they are – it was that organizations have... Read More

The Real Cost of a Data Breach

May 14, 2015 |
The real cost of a data breach

If there’s one thing that organizations want to know about their IT security risk, it’s how much a data breach would affect their bottom line. No amount of intelligence on attack vectors, exploits and vulnerabilities can match the impact of... Read More

Why Compliance is Dead

March 5, 2015 |
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Information security experts have long warned that compliance does not equal security. They’ve argued that simply meeting a set of minimum requirements, whether it’s PCI DSS, SOX or HIPAA, is no substitute for making security part of day-to-day life. What... Read More