ISA Top 25 Highlights for 2020

Posted on January 5, 2021 at 3:50 pm

ISA top 25 ISA highlights for 2020 ISA AND National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) release third edition of the Cyber Risk handbook for corporate directors Cyber Risk 2020. The books are now officially joint ISA-NACD publications (previously known simply as NACD Handbooks) US Department of Homeland Security and the US Department of Justice both endorse ISA/NACD […]

PODCAST – A Conversation with Larry Clinton – President of Internet Security Alliance on Reforming the Economics of Cybersecurity and the Role of Artificial Intelligence (A1 Virtual Summit, December 10, 2020)

Posted on December 10, 2020 at 11:56 am

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World Economic Forum, National Association of Corporate Directors, and Internet Security Alliance to Collaborate on Global Cyber Principles for Boards of Directors

Posted on November 19, 2020 at 12:44 pm

WASHINGTON, Nov. 19, 2020 — The World Economic Forum (the Forum), the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), and the Internet Security Alliance (ISA) today announced a collaborative effort to provide new guidance for directors to effectively oversee cyber risk for their organizations. The collaborative effort is inspired in part by the World Economic Forum’s […]

Internet Security Alliance launches ‘national dialogue’ on a critical new phase in cyber efforts

Posted on November 10, 2020 at 12:33 pm

The Internet Security Alliance wants to spark a dialogue in the cybersecurity community “around the idea that we need to re-examine the problem and do a lot more” to meet challenges in cyberspace that are gradually eroding the United States’ position as the world’s foremost economic, technological and military power. “We need to engage the […]

ISA October 2020 Highlights

Posted on November 2, 2020 at 9:56 am

Aspen Institute Invites ISA to join its prestigious Cyber Security Group. The Aspen Cybersecurity Group is a collection of government industry academic and journalists who work together on cybersecurity. The elite group is cochaired by John Carlin and Congressman Will Hurd and includes among its membership Lisa Monaco, Michael Chertoff, Vin Cerf, Michael Daniel and […]

Cybersecurity and a potential Biden White House: Past tech priorities resurrected

Posted on October 21, 2020 at 10:19 am

Even among those who have worked with him, Joe Biden is not known as a tech policy wonk. So, it’s not surprising that today, during a pandemic, cybersecurity doesn’t come near to the top of the list of topics Biden’s campaign is prioritizing for the sake of the election. Russia’s election meddling may get a […]

PODCAST – Larry Clinton – Helping the Board Exercise Proper Cyber Risk Oversight – Panel Discussion, FAIR Institution

Posted on October 8, 2020 at 5:19 pm

ISA September 2020 Highlights

Posted on October 5, 2020 at 10:41 am

World Economic Forum formally proposes partnership with Internet Security Alliance and National Association of Corporate Directors in the form of a Memo of Understanding (MOU) among the three organizations.  The MOU states the three entities will work together to develop consensus principles for corporate boards to follow as they address cyber risk (based on the […]

Thinking Fast and Smart About Digital Transformation and Cybersecurity (by Larry Clinton)

Posted on September 30, 2020 at 4:53 pm

American business was largely unprepared to fend off cyber criminals before the virus hit; we are now immeasurably worse off. Metaphorically, we have gone from leaving the door ajar to cyber criminals before the pandemic to throwing the door wide open and laying out a welcome mat. One study found 91 percent of enterprises reported […]

PODCAST – Larry Clinton – How Boards Are Responding to Injustice and Mounting Cyber Risk

Posted on September 28, 2020 at 2:29 pm

Reflecting on how companies are responding to racial injustice; digital transformation; and remote work