Interview with Gartner's Roberta Witty
Organizations have made strides in business continuity/disaster recovery (BC/DR) planning. But BC/DR professionals need to sharpen their business skills to truly protect their organizations.
This is the stance taken by Roberta Witty, research VP at Gartner. In an exclusive...
Interview with H. Peet Rapp of ISACA's Cloud Work Group
Everyone is talking about cloud computing these days - but are they having the right conversations?
H. Peet Rapp is an information security auditor who sits on ISACA's Cloud Computing Work Group, and he's co-author of the white paper Cloud Computing:...
Interview with Tom Smedinghoff of Wildman Harrold
The topic has been discussed for years, but now truly is the time for organizations to invest in federated identity management.
So says Tom Smedinghoff, partner at Chicago-based law firm Wildman Harrold. In an exclusive interview, Smedinghoff discusses:
Interview with Adrian Davis of the Information Security Forum
In terms of payments, privacy and third-party relationships, U.S. security leaders have much to learn from - and share with - their peers in the U.K. and elsewhere in the world.
This is the perspective of Adrian Davis, a senior research consultant...
Interview with Mike Urban, Sr. Director, FICO
Financial institutions and their customers are experiencing a frightening range of fraud scams. Where are their greatest risks?
Mike Urban, Senior Director of Global Fraud Solutions at FICO, discusses:
Today's top trends;
Where organizations are most...
Interview with Peter Spier of Fortrex Technologies
Over the past year or so, since the Heartland Payment Systems breach, we've heard a lot about the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). What does 'PCI compliant' mean? Can a PCI compliant organization be breached? What's the role of the Qualified...
When it comes to data loss prevention (DLP), what are the major challenges facing financial institutions and other organizations? And how can these challenges be overcome?
In this exclusive interview, Jason Vander Meer of RealTick discusses his organization's DLP strategy, and the solution he deployed from Code...
Interview with Dawn Cappelli of Carnegie Mellon University's Software Engineering Institute
Insider crimes are among the biggest threats to public and private sector organizations. And yet too many groups continue to struggle to prevent or even detect these crimes.
In an exclusive interview, Dawn Cappelli of...
We've emerged from a global financial crisis, and now regulatory reform is coming to financial services.
What do these events mean for the financial regulatory agencies - especially in terms of securing access to sensitive data?
John Bordwine, Public Sector CTO at Symantec, tackles this question, discussing:
Steve Elefant, CIO, Heartland Payment Systems
One theme repeated by every major Obama administration officials speaking RSA Conference 2010, the IT security conference held in early March in San Francisco, was the need for the government and business to work together to protect the nation's critical IT...
Interview with Terry Austin, CEO of Guardian Analytics
Recent ACH fraud schemes aren't just siphoning money from business banking accounts - they're eroding the trust relationship between small-to-midsize businesses and their banking institutions.
This is the main finding of the new 2010 Business Banking Trust...
C. Warren Axelrod is a veteran banking/security executive and thought-leader, and in an exclusive interview at the RSA Conference 2010 he discusses top security trends and threats, including:
Axelrod is currently executive advisor for the Financial...
What are the key banking/security topics on the minds of leaders of the nation's largest banks?
At the RSA Conference 2010, Paul Smocer of BITS and the Financial Services Roundtable discusses:
The Roundtable's information security priorities;
How regulatory reform may impact security organizations;
Education and training are two of the key priorities of information security professionals and organizations in 2010. And professional certifications are at the heart of that training.
What's new in information security certifications? In an exclusive interview at RSA Conference 2010, W. Hord Tipton, Executive...
From RSA 2010: Interview with Bob Russo, GM of the PCI Security Standards Council
How will the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) be amended, and when?
These are the key questions in payments security, and Bob Russo, GM of the PCI Security Standards Council, is prepared to start answering...