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ISO 27001

Posted on February 19, 2018 in ISO 27001, Market Research, Risk Management

Almost all of our clients have questions about the role of security in the organization, regardless of industry. Although size plays an important part in determining the composition of a security team, there are three primary examples that we frequently see in terms of security organization.

Posted on February 12, 2018 in ISO 27001, Market Research, Risk Management

Chief Information Security Officers are feeling less confident than ever about cyber-risk and data security this year, a new survey from data and privacy research leader Ponemon Institute shows. As today’s climate of high-profile data breaches continues, 67% of respondents believe their companies are more likely to fall victim to a cyber attack or data…

Posted on February 8, 2018 in ISO 27001, Market Research, Risk Management

For many months now, countdown clocks across the market research and analytics space, as well as in much of the business world at large, have been set to May 25, the date the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect. It’s a significant deadline.

Posted on February 6, 2018 in ISO 27001, Risk Management

Phishing has narrowed its focus from the earliest attempts – hackers spreading a wide net to millions of emails loaded with malicious attachments or links, hoping a recipient would fall into the trap.

Posted on January 24, 2018 in ISO 27001, Market Research, Risk Management

Compliance regulations are a pain in the butt. There, I said it. They’re difficult to understand, there’s TONS of room for personal (and often incorrect) interpretation, and quite frankly there’s a lot of gray area regarding whether or not any legislative body actively enforces them. Even with all the difficulty, the number of compliance regulations…

Posted on August 30, 2017 in ISO 27001, Risk Management

You may know how to protect your company from hackers, scammers, and others with malicious intent. Your company’s security needs to be tight to ensure its success. Are you sure that your security can stand up to the problems of today’s workplaces? The workplace has changed in the past few years, and so have the…

Posted on July 14, 2017 in ISO 27001, Market Research, Risk Management

The first six months of 2017 have seen an excessive number of cybersecurity failures. And they weren’t just your standard corporate breaches. It’s only July, and already there’s been viral, state-sponsored ransomware, leaks of spy tools from US intelligence agencies, and full-on campaign hacking. And that’s just the beginning.

Posted on May 5, 2017 in ISO 27001, Market Research, Risk Management

How ISO 27001 will help your business This article outlines the benefits of achieving certification to the international information security management standard, ISO/ IEC 27001. Accredited certification to ISO 27001 demonstrates to existing and potential clients that an organization has established and implemented best-practice information security processes.

Posted on April 24, 2017 in ISO 27001, Risk Management

SMMUG event in Portsmouth, NH ~ Join us Thursday, May 4th, 2017 Topic: Information Security Program Strategy + Tactics

Posted on April 6, 2017 in ISO 27001, Market Research, Risk Management

Effective March 1, 2017, the New York Department of Financial Services (“NYDFS”) has implemented 23 NYCRR 500, which requires “Covered Entities” regulated by the NYDFS, and their “Third Party Service Providers”, to implement strict information security practices and procedures in order to ensure the security of Nonpublic Information.

A security compliance program specifically designed for small and midsize businesses.