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Why CISOs need to be diplomats as well as strategic thinkers

CISOs have enough on their plates navigating demands from boards, the C-suite and business units without worrying about their style....

March 23rd, 2017 Howard Solomon

Reporting Cybersecurity to the Board: A CISO’s Go-To Guide

Reporting Cybersecurity to the Board: A CISO’s Go-To Guide

Cybersecurity briefings used to be considered inconsequential; a box to check off the list. But today, boards have to consider the...

May 25th, 2016 IT World Canada Team

Securing Canada’s largest healthcare organization: Insight from the CISO of Alberta Health Services

Canada’s healthcare system is one of the best in world and we are fortunate to live here. Often, we take...

January 15th, 2016 Brian Clendenin

SecTor 2015: Take advantage of changing threat landscape, CISOs told

A rapidly worsening threat landscape should be leveraged by CISOs to justify overhauling their operations centres, a Canadian security conference...

October 21st, 2015 Howard Solomon

On the rise: Security as a business enabler

Security remains top of mind for organizations across Canada from IT leaders all the way up to the executive boardroom....

August 18th, 2015 Brian Clendenin

SC Congress: Security leaders give sage advice for your company

I attended the SC Congress last week at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The halls were packed with IT professionals...

June 16th, 2015 Hibah Ahmed

IT problems, computer flaws, glitches

We’re losing cybersecurity war: IT pros

A lack of in-house expertise is holding Canadian IT professionals back from protecting their companies’ data, according to new research....

February 5th, 2015 Candice So

CISOs don’t get the respect they need, says consultant

Jeff Bardin doesn't sound like an angry man, perhaps because he has a cold. But on the line three days...

February 2nd, 2015 Howard Solomon

security and privacy issues

Cisco’s Chief Security and Trust Officer: ‘all hands on deck’

“Cybersecurity in any organization, no matter what the purposes, needs everyone’s involvement.” – John N. Stewart, SVP and Chief Security...

January 30th, 2015 Brian Clendenin