“Fake News” Must Learn to Regulate Itself!

Digital interaction has surpassed interpersonal interaction — even grandmothers primarily interact with their grandchildren via iPad.  Almost everything we do can be done via an App or online, before long that’ll be the only way we can do anything. We have a word for this and that is “critical infrastructure,” and as a society we

The Origins of the Security War Room

In 2001, I was a relatively new Security Operations Center manager for IBM’s Managed Security Services Delivery (yay, MSSD!).  On a Friday night relaxing at home, I was a few beers into my evening, when the phone rang. 

What Are The Biggest Challenges Facing The Cybersecurity Industry?

I believe the biggest challenge for cybersecurity organizations inside companies large and small results from two megatrends: (1) the exponential growth in data from business systems and the security sensors meant to protect those businesses and (2) the extreme and growing shortage of skilled cybersecurity personnel to analyze and respond to incidents illuminated by this data.

Cybersecurity Expert, Raffael Marty Discusses Advancing Security Analytics

Raffael is currently VP Security Analytics at Sophos and a strategic advisor for Respond Software. Before his current roles, he held positions at Splunk, ArcSight, IBM and was the founder of PixlCloud. He is also the author of Applied Security Visualization, the first book on security visualization. The Respond Software team wanted to get Raffy’s expert perspective on visual communication in information security, what measures are necessary to advance security analytics, and thoughts on analytical vs. subject matter expertise.