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Robert Herjavec to Host Security Current Signature Event Security Shark Tank® in San Francisco

Posted on: 15 Nov 2016

Security Current today announced that Robert Herjavec, dynamic IT entrepreneur, Founder and CEO of leading global MSSP Herjavec Group, will serve as the host and moderator for Security Current’s signature event, the Security Shark Tank. The event will take place February 14, 2017 in San Francisco during the week of RSA Conference 2017. Security Shark…

Chief Information Security Officers Select Triumfant as Winner of Security Current’s Security Shark Tank NYC

Posted on: 01 Jun 2016

Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) Select Endpoint Security Provider Triumfant for Its Innovation and Importance to the Business Security Current, the premier information and collaboration community by CISOs for CISOs, named Triumfant the winner of its Security Shark Tank NYC competition. Held at the City Winery in Manhattan, the event brought security solutions providers face-to-face…

Security Current Names Exabeam Winner of the 2016 Security Shark Tank California

Posted on: 08 Mar 2016

Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) Select User Behavior Analytics Provider Exabeam for Its Innovation and Importance to the Business Security Current, the premier information and collaboration community by CISOs for CISOs, named Exabeam the winner of its Security Shark Tank California competition. The event was held in San Francisco during the week of RSA Conference…

CISOs Offer Tips, Share Experiences for Navigating the RSA Conference Week

Posted on: 25 Feb 2016

RSA Conference week can be overwhelming from a scheduling standpoint. Between conference sessions, vendor meetings and unlimited networking opportunities, a CISO’s time is in short supply and high demand. Below, seasoned CISOs share their personal best practices for managing time, maximizing value and making the most of the RSA Conference experience. For more in-depth insight, read…

10 CISOs Say Cyber Insurance is Growing and Evolving, but Adoption Comes with Caveats

Posted on: 18 Feb 2016

Ten CISOs from across industries share insight on the future of cyber insurance and tips for success. Most CISOs agree the market for cyber insurance is growing and evolving. However, the adoption of cyber insurance comes with a number of caveats, making it imperative for CISOs to take an active role in procuring policies. Read…

10 CISOs Say Passwords are Failing and Must be Augmented or Supplanted

Posted on: 27 Jan 2016

Ten CISOs from across industries weigh in on the effectiveness of passwords, with most predicting that the days are numbered for the password as the sole authentication method. They see enterprises moving to augment or supplant the traditional password with advanced technologies, such as biometrics. Read their insights here: Frank Bradshaw Valley Health CISO The days…

25 CISOs Identify the Biggest Security Challenges as They Enter 2016

Posted on: 20 Dec 2015

As the year winds to a close, CISOs across industries assess the past year and plan for the security challenges they will face as they head into 2016. Security Current heard from several key CISOs about what they think will be the most important issues in cybersecurity in 2016. Read their insights here: Joe Adornetto…

Security Current’s Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) Name Dtex Systems Winner of Its Security Shark Tank Competition

Posted on: 11 Aug 2015

Security Current, an information and collaboration company by CISOs for CISOs, today named Dtex Systems the winner of its Security Shark Tank competition.  The event was held during the Black Hat Conference in Las Vegas and brought technology providers face-to-face with security experts. Six cutting edge security vendors were given 15 minutes each to get the attention…

The Rise in the Demand for CISOs

Posted on: 30 Jul 2015

It was disclosed just last month that the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) was hacked and we now know the personal information of over 20 million people was jeopardized. The New York Times reported that internal auditors knew prior to the attack that the OPM’s network security system was vulnerable. They reportedly were not adhering…

Data Management Startup Immuta Secures $1.5M in Seed Funding

Posted on: 17 Jul 2015

Immuta, a Maryland-based startup that works to help companies secure and access big data, has announced that it has raised $1.5 million in its seed funding round, according to lead investor Sequoia Apps.  Blu Venture Investors LLC also led the round with additional angel investors in Washington DC and New York taking part. Founded by…