CISO, vCISO

How to Avoid Pitfalls When Hiring a CISO as a Service

You’ve realized that hiring a CISO as a Service is probably your best bet for managing a better cybersecurity program. Maybe you experienced a breach or had a rude awakening from your board of directors that you don’t have a good grasp of how you’re handling your risk.

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CISO, vCISO

The Advantages of Hiring a vCISO Vendor vs. an In-House CISO

You need someone to manage your business’ security program, and while this is a necessity, you have options for how you choose to protect your assets.  For most companies, they either hire a Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) to manage an

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CISO, vCISO

What to Expect When Using a CISO as a Service

We’ve found that some companies resist utilizing a CISO as a Service because they ultimately aren’t sure what to expect. They’ve heard that hiring a CISO could save them from paying a few high-dollar IT staff salaries, but they aren’t clear on the

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CISO, vCISO

5 Signs It's Time to Start Using a CISO as a Service

You’re busy at work, focused on meeting daily deadlines and on achieving your overall mission. But while you’re laser-focused on your day-to-day tasks and long-term goals, who’s worrying about your cybersecurity? Maybe it’s a small in-house IT team

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CISO, vCISO

5 Ways vCISO Can Turbocharge Your Sales Team

Sales are complicated. You’re not just articulating the facts about your product or service, you are also navigating emotions and perception to get the deal closed. In a tech setting, that’s about building trust and confidence. The faster that trust

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CISO, vCISO

How to Get the Most Out of a CISO as a Service

You’ve been weighing the advantages of hiring a CISO as a Service or vCISO over hiring an internal team and finally decided that a professional vendor was the right option. Your next step is to pick your security partners, but finding a company

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CISO, Security Program

Social Engineering in the Retail Industry

The retail industry is one of the most crucial pillars propping up the United States’ economy. Without it, approximately 42 million Americans—a quarter of the entire US workforce—would be unemployed. Not to mention the fact that its demise would

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PCI DSS, SOC2, CISO, vCISO, HIPAA, CIS Controls, Security Program

7 Advantages of using a "virtual CISO" (vCISO)

A growing trend in the world of Cyber Security is companies outsourcing of some or all of their Information Security teams. This can be just a small part, like vulnerability management, vendor risk management, or responding to

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