• In this episode we discuss concerns with security in the cloud that organizations need to be aware of. Moving to the cloud doesn't automatically mean it's more secure. We'll take a look at the CIS Controls and how you can implement them in a cloud [...]

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    Risk Assessments, Frameworks, and Approaches

    Risk Assessments are the topic for this episode of the CISO Dojo Podcast.What is a risk assessment: The identification, evaluation, and estimation of the levels of risks involved in a situation, with comparisons against benchmarks or standards,[...]

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    Employee Retention Strategies for CISOs

    Employee retention of top talent should be on the mind of every CISO today. Recruiters are focused on coaxing the best employees away from organizations due to the perceived skills shortage in the information security industry.When an employee [...]

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    Preparing for an Infosec Job Interview

    I've interviewed a lot of job candidates for various roles in IT and Infosec. What I've seen lately is candidates that have resumes stuffed full of buzz words, terminology, and tools, but can't articulate how they use any of this in context.It's[...]

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    Meet Stacy Dunn in this episode of the CISO Dojo podcast. Stacy has been working in INFOSEC for the past 4 years in various roles and was a guest on the show previously.In this episode Stacy and I discuss a lot of different topics that include:[...]

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    Managing teams remotely is a real challenge in this environment. As leaders and managers we need to make sure we are taking the right approach to managing our teams when they are remote. We've lost a lot of the daily context of what our team members[...]

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    One of the challenges many organizations are facing right now is: how do we secure a remote workforce? In this episode I discuss some of the tough questions organizations face and how they are approaching them.A lot of vendors are stepping up [...]

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    Pandemic Policies

    March 1, 2020

    With the Corona Virus spreading, now is a good time to check your Pandemic Policy. Pandemic Policies help you plan for a large part of your workforce being unable to work due to illness.In this episode I'll cover some key points from a Pandemic [...]

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    Strategy Versus Culture

    February 24, 2020

    It's been said that culture eats strategy for breakfast, but what does that mean? If your policies, procedures, and strategic plan do not align with the culture, your risk offending the organization and will fail to execute your strategic plan.[...]

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    Iran Cyber ThreatPresident Trump ordered an airstrike that killed the Iranian General Soleimani in Baghdad. Soleimani was suspected of "plotting attacks" against Americans in the region.The Department of Homeland Security issued a bulletin[...]

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