Former Federal Reserve Bank Regulator David Cass Named President of CISOs Connect, an International Cybersecurity Organization

Cass Brings an unparalleled background in cryptocurrency compliance, strategic cybersecurity planning, and peer mentoring and advocacy to this role   New York, NY, April 21, 2022 – Today, CISOs Connect, an exclusive community of cybersecurity leaders, appointed David Cass as President. In this role, Cass will lead the company’s peer engagement efforts, ensuring that the…

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Arm and a Leg – and Eyeball – IRS/SSA Mandate Biometric Authentication

The IRS, the Social Security Administration and other government agencies had a problem when dealing with the public. Scammers — often organized criminal groups or even state sponsors — impersonate genuine beneficiaries of entitlement programs (e.g. unemployment insurance, tax refunds or tax credits, social security retirement or disability benefits) and claim these benefits to themselves.…

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AR vs VR – A Meta World Fight

A battle is brewing for your heart and soul — and your eyes.  In one corner is Augmented Reality — AR. In the other, Virtual Reality – VR. My money is on AR, but I have been wrong before (see predictions on crypto). Let’s understand the difference in hardware, software and philosophy between AR and…

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Top 10 Security Challenges for 2022

Traditionally, this time of year one either looks back at the previous year, or looks forward to the year ahead. While there have been great advances over the years with respect to informations security tools, technologies, training and awareness, significant challenges  remain. What follows is my estimation of the top information security challenges for 2022.…

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Ransomware in Focus

Ransomware in Focus, new CISO research on ransomware attacks, uncovers the financial impacts, buying decisions and business processes that have been driven by these attacks. The study was conducted by CISOs Connect, AimPoint Group and W2 Communications. To request the report complete the form below.

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Security Current Announces Winners of CISO Choice Awards

Distinguished CISO Board of Judges Select Winners Based on Real-world Experience New York – CISOs Connect today announced the winners of the 2021 CISO Choice Awards, a first of its kind vendor recognition by a Board of Judges – leading CISOs across industries – who selected the winning solutions and providers based on their real-world…

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