Securing Container workloads for Enterprise


What are containers?  Containers represent a transformational change in the way apps are built and run. Containers package an application and all its dependencies into a single image that can be promoted from development, to test, to production, without change. Containers provide consistency across environments and multiple deployment targets: physical servers, virtual machines (VMs), and private or public cloud Containers enable customers to simplify multi-tenancy … Continue reading Securing Container workloads for Enterprise

CEO’s guide to ensure compliance with GDPR


Overview of the GDPR The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) imposes new rules on organizations that offer goods and services to people in the European Union (EU), or that collect and analyze data tied to EU residents, no matter where they are located. In May 2018, a European privacy law is due to take effect that will require big changes, and potentially significant investments, by … Continue reading CEO’s guide to ensure compliance with GDPR

Compliance frameworks for cloud security providers across globe


Many organisations have moved some or all of their IT to the cloud, but it’s resulted in unexpected costs, fragmentation, and a need for more security staff to monitor data, mitigate advanced threats and meet regulatory & compliance requirements. Until few years ago – the mission critical data of an organization will be within walls (data center) and organization is accountable to ensure that they meet … Continue reading Compliance frameworks for cloud security providers across globe

NIST released the draft NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework (NCWF)


The NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework (NCWF) is a national resource that categorizes and describes cybersecurity work. It provides employers, employees, educators, students, and training providers with a common language to define cybersecurity work as well as a common set of tasks and skills required to perform cybersecurity work. Through the process of identifying the cybersecurity workforce and using a standard set of terms we can … Continue reading NIST released the draft NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework (NCWF)

US Cybersecurity Framework – Common concerns


US Cybersecurity Framework – Common Concerns Spending on security continues to increase. Recent Wall Street Journal article says, “Global cybersecurity spending by critical infrastructure industries was expected to hit $46 billion in 2013, up 10% from a year earlier, according to Allied Business Intelligence Inc.” President Obama released E.O. 13636 on Feb. 12, 2013 including Sec. 7. Baseline Framework to Reduce Cyber Risk to Critical Infrastructure … Continue reading US Cybersecurity Framework – Common concerns