Business Continuity Planning (BCP) is a methodology used to create a plan for how an organization will resume partially or completely interrupted critical function(s) within a predetermined time after a disaster or disruption. BCP may be a part of a larger organizational effort to reduce operational risk associated with poor information security controls, and thus has a number of overlaps with the practice of risk management.
This whitepaper explains the connection between risk management and cyber risk. By reading it, you will gain greater insight into the challenges posed by security blind spots, as well as the ways continuous network monitoring identifies hidden assets to reduce cyber risk.
In todayís globalized business environment, the need to build strong relationships with partners, suppliers, internal teams, investors and customers is more important than ever. High-quality video conference calls enable you to communicate as effectively as actually being there in person, helping you to build the engaging relationships needed for success in business.
Sure, ROI calculators help distill anecdotal evidence and analyze cost savings associated with travel, but it usually goes something like this: total hours spent traveling + cost of hotel, rental car, and food divided by the number of meeting hours. Well, at least thatís one version.
No matter the final number, the ROI total savings on cost of travel is only part of the story. Calculating the true ROI of video conferencing combines facts with real-life tangibles to help you understand and quantify your investment.
Recently, Kasperky Labs disclosed that it was the victim of a sophisticated cyber attack, which they have named Duqu 2.0. The team at Kaspersky Labs has published a detailed analysis of Duqu 2.0 and itís definitely worth a read.
Organizations invest heavily to block advanced attacks, on both endpoints and networks. Despite all this investment, devices continue to be compromised in increasing numbers and high-profile breaches continue unabated. Something doesnít add up. It comes down to psychology: security practitioners want to believe the latest shiny widget for preventing compromise will finally work and stop the pain.
Bit9ís approach to compliance is simple. Organizations should include relevant stakeholders in building Compliance Control Policies to meet regulatory standards while supporting business goals. Control Policies dictate which assets are covered by each Standard and what actions users can execute for each asset. By grouping similar classes of assets and users, policies can be logical to users, enforcement is automatic and audits are simplified.
As point-of-sale devices at major retailers, restaurants and hospitality providers come under increased attack, organizations are more aware of the problem but may be blind to whatís really happening. Businesses are spending more money on security but many still rely on outdated technology and risky security practices.
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