Monday, October 16, 2017

20 Questions to Ask Yourself before Giving a Security Conference Talk

Ever sit through a security conference talk that made you shake your head?  Ever wish the speaker had taken the time to verify that the talk would hit the mark?  Whether or not you have, I'm guessing you might get a kick out of my latest DarkReading piece: https://www.darkreading.com/careers-and-people/20-questions-to-ask-yourself-before-giving-a-security-conference-talk/a/d-id/1330124.  Hope you enjoy.

Monday, October 9, 2017

Isn't it time to democratize security?

A seat at the security table should not be for only the elite and largest of businesses or security vendors.  Small and medium-sized businesses need a seat at the table as well.  The time has come to democratize security.  I discuss in my latest SecurityWeek piece: http://www.securityweek.com/its-time-democratize-security.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

20 Questions to Help Achieve Security Program Goals

How can you keep your security goals from drifting off into the sunset?  I discuss in my latest DarkReading piece: https://www.darkreading.com/operations/20-questions-to-help-achieve-security-program-goals-/a/d-id/1329853?.  Hope you enjoy and find the piece helpful.

The Importance of Benchmarking in Your Security Program

My latest SecurityWeek piece discusses the importance of benchmarking: http://www.securityweek.com/importance-benchmarking-your-security-program.  But don't just take my word for it.  Try it yourself for free here: https://www.idrra.com/benchmark/.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

IDRRA Benchmark - free and available to all!

In just a short period of time, the closed beta of IDRRA Benchmark has proven to be a resounding success.  We at IDRRA have decided to offer IDRRA Benchmark to everyone.  Join thousands of others and securely benchmark your security architecture for free:  https://www.idrra.com/benchmark/.  We have lots of great things planned, so be sure to return and visit us often!

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Marketing Security Solutions: Is There a Better Way?

Security marketing seems to be stuck in a bit of a “spray and pray” rut.  Perhaps the time has come for security vendors to rethink how they invest their marketing budgets?  I discuss in my latest SecurityWeek piece: http://www.securityweek.com/marketing-security-solutions-there-better-way.  Hope you find this piece interesting.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

20 Tactical Questions SMB Security Teams Should Ask Themselves

How can small and medium-sized businesses ensure that they make tactical progress against their strategic plans?  While no guidance could ever be fully complete, I examine this topic in my latest DarkReading piece: https://www.darkreading.com/vulnerabilities---threats/20-tactical-questions-smb-security-teams-should-ask-themselves/a/d-id/1329629?.  I hope you will find it helpful.