Cybersecurity CEO: Number Of Women In Cyber Rising – More To Be Done
We should aim for 50 percent of jobs in cybersecurity to be filled by women. – Robert Herjavec Los Angeles, Calif. – Mar. 14, 2019 Women are underrepresented in cybersecurity — in the technology industry in general actually. But don’t get me wrong, there are new numbers that hold a lot of promise for the future of our industry: Cybersecurity... Read More
Cybersecurity CEO: Who’s Inside Your Network, And How Long Have They Been There?
Employee and contractor cyber threat looms large – Robert Herjavec Los Angeles, Calif. – Feb. 19, 2019 Here’s something a lot of board level executives still don’t know -- employees are your biggest cyber risk ! This is exactly why Herjavec Group highlights “the people problem” as a key area for focus in The 2019 Cyber Conversations for the C-Suite... Read More
Cybersecurity CEO: Top Conversations For The C-Suite In 2019
In 2019, it’s time to drive more business value from your cybersecurity investments. Los Angeles, Calif. – Jan. 14, 2018 Welcome to 2019! Over the last year, Herjavec Group’s message to the C-Suite has been simple: it’s time to get back to basics. With our 2018 Cybersecurity Conversations report, we highlighted the key conversations executives should be having in order to... Read More
Cybersecurity CEO: We Need To Secure A Massively Expanding Cyber-Attack Surface
The Internet, People, Places, and Things are outpacing our ability to protect them. Los Angeles, Calif. – Dec. 18, 2018 There’s no other way to put it, the cyber-attack surface is massively expanding. In order to protect it, we must first seek to understand it. Cybercrime is, after all, a natural outgrowth of the people, places, and things connected to... Read More
Cybersecurity CEO: Ransomware Attacks On Hospitals Predicted To Increase 5X By 2021
Healthcare CIOs face an increasingly hostile cyberscape. Los Angeles, Calif. – Nov. 21, 2018 In April’s Cybersecurity CEO column, I explained that manufacturing is the new healthcare. The industry has been under constant attack - from malware like Cryptolocker doing real damage, to insider threat on the rise, to the lack of security controls around interconnected IoT and OT environments... Read More
Cybersecurity CEO: The World Will Need to Cyber Protect 100X More Cloud Data by 2021
Secure private and public clouds will wipe out traditional data centers over the next 3-4 years. Los Angeles, Calif. – Oct. 16, 2018 The degree of difficulty in protecting businesses from cyber attacks grows in proportion to a number of factors. Emerging threat actors, the prominence of interconnected devices and the most critical in my opinion – the VAST amount... Read More
Cybersecurity CEO: NCSAM 2018 – C-Suite And Boardroom Executives Should Spread The Word
Herjavec Group is proud to be a National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Champion Los Angeles, Calif. – Sep. 17, 2018 I remember the first time the President of the United States called a presidential address on cybersecurity – May 2009. This represented a monumental shift for our industry as the world stopped to recognize the evolving threat landscape and the likelihood... Read More
Cybersecurity CEO: Let’s Get Young People Excited About Fighting Cybercrime
Podcast interview with Cybersecurity Ventures in Morristown, N.J. Los Angeles, Calif. – Aug. 16, 2018 Cybersecurity Ventures predicts that there will be 3.5 million unfilled cybersecurity jobs by 2021, up from 1 million in 2014. Clearly, this is a huge challenge and we all need to come together to find a solution. We have to make cybersecurity an attractive professional pursuit... Read More
Cybersecurity CEO: What Keeps Chief Information Security Officers Up At Night?
Accountability to the boardroom tops the list of late night worries Los Angeles, Calif. – June 18, 2018 Getting a good night’s sleep has become increasingly difficult for CISOs. The way I see it, there are 3 clear reasons for this and they all center around RISK. After all, aren’t we as Cybersecurity Professionals all in the RISK business? I... Read More
Cybersecurity CEO: Who Has Your CEO’s Login ID and Password?
Privileged Account Management (PAM): what you should be thinking about Los Angeles, Calif. – May 23, 2018 I recently spoke at the FS-ISAC conference and it became clear that even in the financial services space, safeguarding user identities and managing access permissions across the enterprise is one of the biggest challenges faced by CISOs! Last year, Herjavec Group contributed to... Read More