Thought Leadership

How To Prevent and Manage a Ransomware Attack

How To Prevent and Manage a Ransomware Attack

A new organization will fall victim to ransomware every 14 seconds in 2019, and every 11 seconds by 2021 (Cybersecurity Ventures). Ransomware is constantly evolving and as long as adversaries can keep up with the latest defense tactics, the result is always the same. When infected by ransomware, users get a message informing them, “Your files have been encrypted”, followed... Read More
June 6, 2019
Cybersecurity CEO: Recognizing Incident Response as the Emergency It Is

Cybersecurity CEO: Recognizing Incident Response as the Emergency It Is

The industry is moving from an IT-centric model to crisis centric incident response. – Robert Herjavec Los Angeles, Calif. – May 21, 2019 The old “IT” way of responding to security incidents with the CIO standing over your shoulder asking, “Is it fixed yet?”, is long gone. We’ve seen a drastic change in how enterprises today are speaking about incident... Read More
May 21, 2019
Ira Goldstein: Peak Breach in a World of Ubiquitous Computing

Ira Goldstein: Peak Breach in a World of Ubiquitous Computing

We have seen breaches across various industries dominating the headlines in recent years. From entertainment organizations to social media networking sites, to the more notable vulnerabilities of insurance and hospitality enterprises, data of every nature has been compromised. The fact is, organizations today have more data than they know what to do with. Like gold or oil, data has become... Read More
May 9, 2019
SailPoint: Q&A with Eric Cowperthwaite, Identity Services Executive

SailPoint: Q&A with Eric Cowperthwaite, Identity Services Executive

Written by George Hulme, Sailpoint    For this CISO executive Q&A, we reached out to Eric Cowperthwaite, Director of Information Security at Esterline Technologies Corporation, who has since joined Herjavec Group as VP, Identity Services. Eric has led an interesting and diverse career in information security. Eric has held senior positions at security services providers, security software vendors, healthcare, and... Read More
April 17, 2019
Cybersecurity CEO: It’s Time to Develop a Robust Security Roadmap

Cybersecurity CEO: It’s Time to Develop a Robust Security Roadmap

Inspire greater accountability in the boardroom with new KPIs and an effective security roadmap – Robert Herjavec Los Angeles, Calif. – Apr. 15, 2019 CEOs and other board members are more engaged in cybersecurity conversations than ever before. In fact, I remember when CISOs carried the sole responsibility of security – now everyone around the table is accountable. CISOs aren’t... Read More
April 16, 2019
Forbes: Your Identity Security Program Isn’t Working. Here’s A Blueprint To Rebuild It

Forbes: Your Identity Security Program Isn’t Working. Here’s A Blueprint To Rebuild It

Contributed by Ira Goldstein, SVP of Field Operations at Herjavec Group Ira Goldstein is the Senior Vice President of Field Operations for Herjavec Group, accountable for business development, investments, and service advancement initiatives globally.   Iteration is safe. It’s hard to get fired for making incremental improvements. And if you’re in security, you'll probably leave or get recruited to a... Read More
April 2, 2019
WEBINAR: Ask the PCI Dream Team Your Toughest Questions [Part 6]

WEBINAR: Ask the PCI Dream Team Your Toughest Questions [Part 6]

Join Herjavec Group's David Mundhenk, a member of the PCI Dream Team, along with Ben Rothke, Arthur Cooper, and Jeff Hall, for an interactive Q&A session for answers to some of your most vexing PCI questions. With hundreds of different requirements, the various Payment Card Industry (PCI) standards can be overwhelming. While the PCI Security Standards Council has provided lots... Read More
April 1, 2019