While you may not be able to prevent all ransomware, you can be prepared to outsmart it.
Concluding this series… Your state’s privacy and breach notification statutes may differ from HIPAA regulations.
After a data breach, everything you have done, everything you have discovered, and everything you have reported must be documented.
Part Two in a series on the fundamental questions about Incident Response tackles when and how a breach must be reported.
In Part One of a planned series of articles to look at Incident Response best practices, we start by discussing who is required to report a security incident to regulatory authorities, government agencies, or consumers/patients.
When the guy in charge of setting cyber priorities for the nation releases his short list, it should serve as a good indicator of where we should focused our IT security efforts and funding as well.
The current lack of experienced IT security personnel makes it difficult for IT teams to handle the growing challenges companies face as as technologies and cyber threats evolve and grow.
When hardware or equipment becomes obsolete or simply no longer meets the needs of your company, where does it go? If not handled correctly, the data could cause problems down the road.
For some of the same reasons execs hesitate on IT security, merchants and banks in the U.S. seem to be dragging their feet on EMV.