Disaster recovery

5 missteps that could cost CISOs their jobs

Sure, a big preventable breach might easily cost a CISO his or her job. A few less obvious blunders could do the same.

What is Bad Rabbit ransomware?

Following in the footsteps of WannaCry and NotPetya, Bad Rabbit ransomware has started to spread

DDoS protection, mitigation and defense: 7 essential tips

Protecting your network from DDoS attacks starts with planning your response. Here, security experts offer their best advice for fighting back.

ACPL and McAfee launch threat defense lifecycle lab in India

The lab will be a great showcase of ACPL’s security expertise for CISOs, especially on McAfee technologies, says Vishal Bindra, CEO, ACPL Systems.

What business can learn from the Equifax data breach

Security professionals need a systematic analysis process for what to do when customer data is compromised.

How network automation can speed deployments and improve security

VMware shops discuss the benefits of network automation for security and management, but also for supporting agile projects.

Gartner's hype cycle reveals emerging cloud security technologies
Rapid growth in cloud adoption is driving data security, according to Gartner's latest hype cycle for cloud security. 
Why business leaders need to be masters of disasters

IT failure is not limited to cyber-attacks. Business leaders need to have a resiliency plan in place to respond to all of the threats posed today.

How to write an IT security engineer job description

The IT security engineer is on the front line of protecting a company's assets from threats. The job requires strong technical, organizational and communication skills.

Red team versus blue team: How to run an effective simulation

Playing the role of an attacker can make your team better at defense. Learn how in our step-by-step guide to war gaming your security infrastructure — from involving the right people to weighing a hypothetical vs. live event.

How to write a CISO job description

The chief information security officer has a big, mission critical job. Make sure you spell out the CISO's duties and expectations for the role.

7 things your IT disaster recovery plan should cover

Enterprise networks and data access can be knocked out without warning, thanks to natural and man-made disasters. You can’t stop them all from happening, of course, but with a good disaster recovery plan you can be better prepared for the unexpected.