THE BALBIX BLOG

Musings on predictive cyber risk and resilience.

 

When CISOs Lose Their Jobs...

In his recent CSO Online article, 7 Security Incidents That Cost CISOs Their Jobs, writer Dan Swinhoe looks at some of the...

Winning at Cybersecurity Whac-A-Mole

The dictionary defines a “cliché” as a word of phrase that is overused, but have you ever considered that it gets overused...

Reflections on an Amazing 2019 at Balbix

Balbix accomplished many milestones in 2019. We grew our revenue more than 4x, closed several multi-million-dollar...

Maximizing Return on InfoSec Efforts

In most organizations, when an urgent and/or high severity vulnerability needs to be addressed, all assets tend to be...

The Exploding Enterprise Attack Surface

When Jerry and David’s Guide to the World Wide Web was launched in 1994, there were roughly 2,500 websites in the directory...

The Evolution of Threat Hunting

Wikipedia defines cyber threat hunting as “the process of proactively and iteratively searching through networks to detect...

An open conversation about cyber-risk reporting to the BOD

A few days ago, I had the privilege of moderating a boardroom discussion of CISOs at the Evanta Dallas CISO Summit on the...

50 Shades of Gray in Cybersecurity

Nearly 90% of data breaches happen because of poor cybersecurity posture. Unfortunately, a strong cybersecurity posture is...