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Delivering Hub & Spoke GRC in Distr...

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Delivering Hub & Spoke GRC in Distributed & Autonomous Business

Internationally renowned GRC analyst Michael Rasmussen has performed a deep dive on our Hub and Spoke architecture and i...
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Jan 1, 2023

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Using Zero Trust Architecture to Ba...

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Using Zero Trust Architecture to Balance Cyber Security Risks

While the concept of "Zero Trust" is not new among enterprises, however, the modern workplace has changed radically in r...
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Jan 3, 2023

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Virtual

How Can a vCISO Help Protect Your N...

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How Can a vCISO Help Protect Your Network?

With the threat landscape growing by the hour, the role of CISO has never been more important. Yet high demand and massi...
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Jan 5, 2023

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{tableName=glossary, name=Strategic Risk, description= Strategic risk is the risk that an organization takes when it makes strategic decisions, such as entering a new market, introducing a new product, or changing its business model. This type of risk is associated with uncertainty and the potential for losses due to unexpected events or changes in the external environment. Strategic risk can include a wide range of risks, such as financial, operational, legal, reputational, and political risks. Strategic risk management involves identifying, assessing, and managing the risks associated with strategic decisions. Risk management strategies can include developing contingency plans, diversifying investments, and implementing risk mitigation measures. Strategic risk management is an important part of any organization’s overall risk management strategy., topic=null, hs_path=strategic-risk}--
{tableName=glossary, name=Data Exfiltration, description= Data exfiltration is the unauthorized transfer of data from a secure system or network to an external location or device. It is a malicious activity typically performed by cybercriminals to steal sensitive information, such as financial data, intellectual property, or personally identifiable information (PII). Data exfiltration can occur through a variety of methods, including malware, phishing, and malicious insiders. Malware is malicious software designed to infiltrate a system and steal data, while phishing involves sending fraudulent emails in an attempt to gain access to the target system or network. Malicious insiders are individuals with authorized access to the system or network who use their access to steal data. Data exfiltration can also be caused by misconfigured systems or networks, which allow malicious actors to gain access to the data without authorization. Regardless of the method used, data exfiltration can have serious consequences for organizations, including financial losses, reputational damage, and compliance violations., topic=null, hs_path=data-exfiltration}--
{tableName=glossary, name=ISO/IEC 27002 Standard Focus, description= ISO/IEC 27002 Standard Focus is an internationally accepted standard for information security management which provides best practices and guidelines for organizations to implement, maintain, and assess an information security management system (ISMS). It is based on the ISO/IEC 27000 series of standards, which is a set of standards related to information security management systems. The ISO/IEC 27002 Standard Focus provides a comprehensive set of security controls to help organizations protect their information assets, including physical and environmental security, access control, security policy, cryptography, and business continuity management. It also provides guidance on risk assessment, risk management, and security auditing. The standard is regularly updated to keep up with the changing technology landscape, and organizations are encouraged to review their security procedures and update their practices in accordance with the latest version of the standard., topic=null, hs_path=iso-iec-27002-standard-focus}--
{tableName=glossary, name=ISO/IEC / IEC 27004:2016 Advantages, description= ISO/IEC 27004:2016 Advantages is a standard that provides guidance on the use of a range of quantitative methods to measure, analyze, and interpret the advantages of an organization's information security management system (ISMS). The standard is based on the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 standard, which provides a framework for the implementation of an ISMS. The ISO/IEC 27004:2016 Advantages standard is designed to help organizations identify, measure, and manage the advantages of their ISMS, and to ensure that the system is being used to its fullest potential. It provides guidance on the selection of metrics and methods for measuring the advantages of an ISMS, as well as on the interpretation of the results. It also provides guidance on the use of risk management and other management tools to ensure that the ISMS is being used effectively. Finally, it provides guidance on how to communicate the results of the measurements and the advantages of the ISMS to the organization., topic=null, hs_path=iso-iec-iec-270042016-advantages}--
{tableName=glossary, name=Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA), description= The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA) is an organization that represents the global accounting profession. It is the world’s largest accounting body, with more than 650,000 members in over 130 countries. Its members include CPAs, Chartered Professional Accountants (CPAs) and Certified Management Accountants (CMAs). The AICPA sets the ethical and technical standards for the accounting profession, and provides guidance and resources to help its members stay current on changes in the profession. It also offers educational and certification programs, such as the CPA Exam and the CMA Exam, as well as continuing professional education. The AICPA also advocates for the profession and works to promote the public interest by advocating for sound financial reporting and disclosure, and by advocating for the protection of the public’s financial interests. It also works to ensure that the public has access to accurate and reliable financial information., topic=null, hs_path=association-of-international-certified-professional-accountants-aicpa}--

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