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GRC Tools Promise an Escape from Compliance Chaos

Is GRC just another industry acronym or is this the one we've been waiting for? Over the past decade, we...

Re-imagine IT: Energy Costs, Security and the Road Ahead

As security practitioners we're always looking for ways to secure the enterprise and all of the assets within. Many...

Is PCI-SSC Securing the Enterprise or Lining Pockets?

When we were all introduced to the PCI standard, organizations right down to mom and pop operations were hopeful...

Security Myopia and Brushes with C-Level Insanity

Over the past few years, I've read many articles bemoaning huge losses due to corporate security incidents. I would...

What Will You Do When IT No Longer Needs You?

My oldest daughter finally won the war and got her hands on an iPhone. As she finger swiped her...

Cybersecurity: Laws Only Go So Far

Many of us have been frustrated when dealing with the legalities of security. Most of the time, after pursuing...

IT, Security and the Legalese of Compliance

ITSec shops all over the country have been engaged in the tedious job of interpreting regulatory compliance requirements. In...

Above and Beyond

IT security shops are running on tight budgets these days, and operational departments are getting by on even less....

The PCI Noose is Tightening

If you haven’t heard of PCI/CISP by now and you accept credit cards then you better listen up. PCI/CISP has...