Security Risk Advisors


Fresh from the ASIS-ISC(2) Conference in Philadelphia on September 10th, below is Tim’s presentation on “Mobile Security Risks and App Security”.  Tim presented to a packed room and had great interaction and feedback from the attendees.  Tim is also … Continue Reading

ThreatView - August 2012 QSA vs ISA

August 21, 2012 | Posted in GRC by Carl Angeloff

Many organizations that must comply with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) are asking what the differences are between QSA's and ISA's and which direction they should take with their program.  We address this question in the … Continue Reading

We recently co-presented a case study with Vas Rajan (CISO, INGDirect) discussing how we jointly developed a security risk management program for customer-facing mobile apps. We discussed the security risks and challenges, and a programmatic approach… Continue Reading

5. You’re still using Telnet, FTP, HTTP, [insert clear text protocol here]

Clear text protocols are all but eliminated on Internet-facing systems, but a substantial amount of them still remain on internal networks. With prevalent password reuse and si… Continue Reading

4. Your network shares are sharing way too much information…to EVERYONE

Network shares are designed to do just that, share information with those who need it.  The problem is too many folders are being shared to everyone in the company and that genera… Continue Reading