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2013-05-07 23:04:27

Peter Zuong, head of technology, corporate security and privacy at Ericsson North America and PepsiCo Chief Information Security Officer Zulfi Ahmed to headline Dallas Information Security Forum. Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 How does a large manufacturer like Ericsson ensure best-in-class security across mobile devices from laptops to smartphones, tablets and more? And how does a global organization like PepsiCo manage risk in the face of ever-increasing cyber threats and attacks? Two...

2013-04-10 23:18:20

Schmidt named vice president, chief information security officer. Bothell, WA (PRWEB) April 10, 2013 Vertafore (http://www.vertafore.com), the leading provider of software that transforms the business of insurance, today announced that Joshua Schmidt has been promoted to vice president, chief information security officer (CISO). Schmidt joined Vertafore in 2008 as director of Information Risk Management. “Within the Information Risk Management group, we have aligned our policies with...

2013-03-05 23:00:05

Do Security Hires Put A Company At Greater Risk? Outsourcing Chief Security Positions Protects Employees and Assets New York, NY (PRWEB) March 05, 2013 Interfor´s Physical Security Consulting Group is pleased to announce that it is now offering outsourced CSO, CISO and CIO programs that can be custom tailored for the needs of small to mid-sized companies across all industries. Companies around the world are experiencing ever-increasing levels of threats to information, intellectual...

2013-01-24 08:38:05

NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IntraLinks® Holdings Inc. (NYSE: IL), a leading, global technology provider of inter-enterprise content management and collaboration solutions, today announced the results of a survey of 652 IT and Business decision makers conducted by a global strategy consulting firm and commissioned by IntraLinks. The survey found that 92% of companies are generally concerned about a lack of control over their confidential, sensitive, and mission-critical...

2013-01-23 08:33:01

SPOKANE, Wash., Jan. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A dozen well-known companies are using CXOWARE's Factor Analysis of Information Risk (FAIR) solution for risk exposure assessment and management--and the investment community recognizes opportunity. CXOWARE CEO Steven Tabacek announced a $1.25M infusion in the company, with primary investment from security expert and Baltimore Technologies founder and former CEO, Dr. Henry Beker. "We welcomed a $1M investment from Dr. Beker," said Tabacek from...

2012-11-28 08:34:09

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Triumfant®, creator of patented software that detects, analyzes and remediates the malicious attacks that evade traditional endpoint protections, today announced that Steve Katz, known as the world's first Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and longtime industry veteran has joined Triumfant's Advisory Board. "We are thrilled that Mr. Katz will be joining Triumfant's Advisory Board," said John Prisco, President and CEO of Triumfant....

2012-10-23 11:23:10

NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Less than one quarter (24 percent)[2] of chief information security officers (CISOs) are very confident in their states' ability to guard data against external threats, according to the just-released 2012 Deloitte-National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) Cybersecurity Study www.deloitte.com/us/nascio (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120803/MM52028LOGO-a) (Logo:...

2012-10-22 19:21:30

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CXOWARE, creator of business risk intelligence applications, today announced that Jack Jones, the original author of FAIR (Factor Analysis of Information Risk), has joined the firm as a Principal member of the executive team. Jones, who co-founded CXOWARE and serves on its Board of Directors, was most recently CISO for Huntington Bank in Ohio. Jack--with 29 years in technology and 23 years in information security and risk management--is a...

2012-09-20 02:34:35

NEW YORK and FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Sept. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The rise in global security incidents, diminished budgets and degrading security programs have left organizations to deal with security risks that are neither well-understood nor consistently addressed. Executives around the world feel confident that they're winning the high-stakes game of information security despite the growing number of obstacles, according to The Global State of Information Security(®) Survey 2013(...

2012-02-15 13:25:00

The recent increase in security breaches has caused many organizations to put a greater emphasis on improving the skills of the information security (IS) workforce. Research shows IS certifications lead to improved job performance and effectiveness. EC-Council's Chief Information Security Officer Certification (C|CISO) equips CISOs with the most effective toolset to lead a high performing information security program and defend the company from cyber attacks. Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) February...