Posted on February 26, 2020 at 9:01 am

In an era when data breaches can lead to corporate losses and ruin brand reputations, cybersecurity is no longer just an IT issue, it’s a board-level issue The question of what corporate boards should be doing and how governments can help them was the topic of a session at the RSA Conference in San Francisco, […]

CISA leaders, policy vets set for cyber conference with regs, deterrence and more on agenda

Posted on February 24, 2020 at 1:54 pm

The annual RSA security conference launches today in San Francisco under the shadow of a global health crisis, but with a roster chock-full of key cybersecurity players and high-profile panels addressing emerging cyber rules on 5G, supply-chain, privacy and more, and front-burner issues such as deterrence, investment and litigation. The theme of this year’s RSA […]

Cyber security to attract more venture capital investment, say analysts

Posted on February 6, 2020 at 1:54 pm

The cyber-security market will continue to attract venture capital even in uncertain economic times as the industry is largely “immune to downturn” and offers good returns on investment, say investors and industry experts. “VCs invest where they believe they could generate a return. The larger the return, the more likely they will be to invest […]

Cyware Labs awarded as ‘Excellent Threat Intelligence Solutions’ at National Cyber Security Summit

Posted on November 26, 2019 at 9:35 am

Bengaluru: Cyware Labs, a leading product-based cybersecurity company has recently been awarded as ‘Excellent Threat Intelligence Solutions’ at the recently held National Cyber Security Summit & Awards 2019 by Communication, Multimedia And Infrastructure (CMAI) Association of India. The awards were held to recognize organizations with the greatest achievements and contributions in the field of cybersecurity in […]

ISA Announces Second Asian Handbook for Boards and Cyber

Posted on November 22, 2019 at 9:20 am

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Larry Clinton President and CEO, Internet Security Alliance (202) 236-0001 Delhi, India – In back-to-back presentations to the Indian National Cybersecurity Summit and the international Conference on Cyberlaw, Cybercrime and Cybersecurity today, Internet Security Alliance (ISA) President Larry Clinton announced the launch of a collaboration between several Indian-based trade groups and […]

Agency gets praise for risk management; efforts advance along broad front

Posted on November 19, 2019 at 12:02 pm

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency’s “risk management” philosophy needs faster and deeper uptake throughout government, a key industry leader says, while developments over the past week underscored the breadth of CISA activities across issues and industries. And the House today is expected to approve a continuing resolution funding the Department of Homeland Security and […]

ISA’s Clinton: Government shift to risk management is positive, but must accelerate

Posted on November 15, 2019 at 12:19 pm

The federal government is gradually shifting to a “risk management” approach to cyber — epitomized by the creation of CISA and its National Risk Management Center last year — but that effort lags behind the private-sector’s embrace of “sophisticated” tools and must accelerate rapidly, says Larry Clinton, head of the industry-based Internet Security Alliance. “We […]

ISA’s Clinton calls for procurement-based incentives, critiques Pentagon certification plans

Posted on November 11, 2019 at 12:21 pm

A key private-sector leader is criticizing an initiative aimed at securing the Defense Industrial Base as “over-regulation” while advocating incentives, over liability, for filling gaps between private and public assessments of cybersecurity risks. “The regulation is actually not improving our security, in fact it is anti-security because it is driving away some of our better […]

Internet Security Alliance developing cyber handbook for European corporate boards

Posted on May 29, 2019 at 11:23 am

The Internet Security Alliance has announced plans to develop a “handbook” on managing cybersecurity risks for European corporate boards of directors, building on similar efforts across the Atlantic. “This week the board of directors of the European Confederation of Directors Associations (ecoDa) agreed to work with the Internet Security Alliance (ISA) on a European adaptation […]

Internet Security Alliance calls on White House to ‘harmonize’ cyber regulations

Posted on May 17, 2019 at 11:25 am

The industry-based Internet Security Alliance is pressing the White House to issue a presidential order to streamline regulatory requirements for cybersecurity, hoping to build on recent Trump administration initiatives. “The White House has been increasing its focus on cybersecurity including by issuing the recent executive order on America’s cybersecurity workforce, which recognized that the nation […]