How to Choose the Right Cybersecurity Software for Your Business

How to Choose the Right Cybersecurity Software for Your Business

Choosing the best cybersecurity solutions is key in today’s digital age. However, not all security solutions are the same and not all of them will achieve exactly what you are looking for. Protecting your business operations means relying on cybersecurity software. Therefore, it’s fundamentally important to choose the right cybersecurity software for your business.   With that in mind, how do … Read More

10 Effective IT Security Risk Assessment Tactics

10 Effective IT Security Risk Assessment Tactics

IT security risk assessments are key to identifying threats facing an organisation’s data, information systems, and networks, and assessing the possible consequences should any adverse events take place. IT security risk assessments must be conducted on an annual or bi-annual basis or upon any major changes occurring within an organisation, such as mergers and acquisitions, business re-organisation, new technology added to company … Read More

What is a COBIT framework?

What is COBIT framework - the guide

Control Objectives for Information and Related Technology (COBIT) is a framework created by the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) as a supportive tool for managers. The framework allows for bridging the gap between business risks, technical issues, and control requirements.  COBIT is a globally recognised guideline that can be applied to any industry. The COBIT framework ensures quality, … Read More

Cyber security certifications – which one to choose?

Which Cyber security certifications to choose?

Cyber security certification programs come in many guises. They typically tend to serve two main purposes. The first use is to train entry-level workers to use specific technologies and tools. The second comes in the form of professional certifications which provide a way for more seasoned IT professionals to verify and prove their skills.   Professional certifications play a key role … Read More

Why a Cyber Security Posture Assessment is a must?

Why you should conduct a cyber security Posture Assessment

Why you should assess you cyber security posture? To figure out whether you need a security posture assessment, let’s first look at some facts. As enterprises move to the cloud, tens and thousands of assets are being migrated to cloud storage servers. In fact, according to a recent study, 61% of companies made the switch to the cloud in 2021 … Read More

What should you cover during a cloud security audit?

RiskXchange What should you cover during a cloud security audit RiskXchange The leader in Third-Party Cyber Risk Management

RiskXchange generates objective and quantitative reporting on a company’s cyber security risk and performance for your cloud security audit. The 2021 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) highlights that 73 percent of cyberattacks involved cloud assets during 2020, which is a dramatic increase from the 27 percent recorded in 2019. Not only does this show that cloud security incidents and … Read More