Blog: RSA Point of View

Uniquely linking business context with security incidents to help organizations manage risk & protect what matters most.

  • 4/23/2018 - Cybersecurity Silver Linings Cybersecurity must pay attention not just to the technology of defense, but the psychology of defense. The spirit of the defender matters as much as the shield she or he wields. For years we have motivated ourselves by the fear of what happens if we fail. Lets inspire ourselves with the glory of what we enable when we are successful.
  • 4/16/2018 - “Pain and Progress” in Managing Digital Risk Recently, RSA® commissioned the Cybersecurity and Business Risk Survey, executed by Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG), to learn more about the challenges and priorities of IT security and business risk professionals. “Pain and Progress: The RSA Cybersecurity and Business Risk Study” provides a glimpse into the minds of security and risk leaders.
  • 4/10/2018 - Here’s to FIDO Alliance: In Praise of Authentication Protocols How many types of authentication are enough? The simple answer is: as many as the organization needs to be sure users really are who they say they are. That’s what the relationship between RSA and the FIDO Alliance is all about.
  • 4/5/2018 - How RSA’s Acquisition of Fortscale Acts as a Force Multiplier for the SOC and IAM Teams For years, the industry has thought of the SOC and IAM as separate teams and capabilities, but they’re really two sides of the same coin. RSA’s acquisition of Fortscale enables customers to leverage UEBA capabilities as a force multiplier for both disciplines.
  • 3/1/2018 - Cybercrime Operations: Where Will Fraudsters Go Next? The recent takedowns of several major underground marketplaces have forced fraudsters to move their cybercriminal operations to new platforms. Some newly favored options include social media platforms, websites hosted on the blockchain, and perhaps even your refrigerator.
  • 2/27/2018 - What’s It Take To Be Tomorrow’s CISO? A new Security for Business Innovation Council (SBIC) report explores both the incremental and transformational skills required for current and future CISO success. Learn which fundamental technology and security capabilities matter most and which unexpected skills CISOs will need to acquire to drive business success.
  • 2/26/2018 - Bridging the Gap of Grief with Business-Driven Security A lack of coordination and alignment between security and business risk can cause a “Gap of Grief.” The solution is to combine visibility, insight, response and context to put security details into business context and protect what matters most. This white paper details the RSA® Business-Driven Security approach supporting the convergence of security and risk in the enterprise and elsewhere.
  • 2/15/2018 - Take The GDPR Benchmark Survey The Forrester GDPR Benchmark Survey, a companion piece to the Forrester leadership paper reporting on the survey results of U.S. and EU organizations GDPR readiness, is now available. The Forrester GDPR Benchmark Survey tool lets you know where you stand with your GDPR approach.
  • 2/15/2018 - Account Takeover Surge Results from Mass Data Breaches and Phishing Account takeover attacks are increasing due to mass data breaches and phishing attacks which have exposed billions of usernames, email addresses and passwords. Learn more about this growing threat and why automated attacks are so difficult to spot.
  • 2/6/2018 - EU GDPR Readiness Study Forrester Consulting conducted a recent study of the readiness of organizations in Europe and the United States to comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Based on the results of a large survey in both regions, Forrester provides details, not only about the level of readiness, but the steps organizations are taking to ready themselves.