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Podcast: Creating a Cybersecurity Culture

Richard Warner of Awareforce joins the show to discuss the importance of creating a culture of cyber awareness at the C-Suite level. He also discusses the current cyber regulatory environment and whether or not a national set of standards may be needed to help address and reduce cyber risk.

Beyond GDPR: EU’s ePrivacy Regulation to Add New Layer of Data Obligations

By Andy Droke While many have been focused on the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Council of the European Union has continued its efforts to finalize the ePrivacy Regulation (ePR), which will replace the current ePrivacy Directive. Although the ePR is still in draft form, U.S.-based companies should begin to understand how […]

Think California’s New Privacy Law Doesn’t Apply to You? Think Again.

By Alex Koskey, CIPP/US California has passed the most rigorous privacy measure in the United States in decades. The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA), passed last month, continues the trend of providing more control to consumers over their personal information. The CCPA is estimated to impact more than 500,000 businesses inside and outside […]

Podcast: Cyber Attacks on Third-Party Vendors

Carl Scaffidi, Chief Information Security Officer at Baker Donelson, joins this episode of Cyber Exchange to talk about third-party supplier cyber risk. Carl also talks about approaches vendors should avoid when trying to sell cybersecurity solutions.

SEC and FINRA: Sustained Focus on Cybersecurity and Cryptocurrency in 2018

By Mark Griffin and Matt White Expect to see increased scrutiny and regulatory activity surrounding cybersecurity and cryptocurrency from both the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). Both have issued guidance outlining their priorities – see the SEC’s here and FINRA’s here – signaling that these key risk […]

Podcast: NTSC – The Voice of the CISO

Patrick Gaul joins the Cyber Exchange podcast to talk about the National Technology Security Coalition and the role it plays in advocating for cybersecurity through the lens of the Chief Information Security Officer.

Podcast: Fixing Cybersecurity

Pete Chronis joins this episode of Cyber Exchange to discuss the current cybersecurity landscape and his vision for moving toward a safer, more secure technology infrastructure. Pete contends that we need a “moonshot” in cybersecurity, a large scale achievement to break through the security and privacy challenges we face today.