Preparing Your Organization for Upcoming Cybersecurity Deadlines

May 22, 2024 at 10:04AM As the world becomes increasingly digitized, the rise in cyberattacks and data breaches necessitates urgent enhancement of cybersecurity measures. New mandates include SEC’s breach disclosure rules for smaller reporting companies by June 15, and federal agencies aiming to meet zero-trust goals by Sept. 30. An additional focus is requisite on … Read more

Licensed to Bill? Nations Mandate Certification & Licensure of Cybersecurity Pros

April 22, 2024 at 09:07PM Malaysia has passed the Cyber Security Bill 2024, requiring licensing for cybersecurity professionals and service providers. The law is structured as umbrella legislation, mandates licensing, and sets the framework for future government activity to secure critical infrastructure and improve national cybersecurity. This move aligns with similar requirements in countries like … Read more

What Do CISOs Have to Do to Meet New SEC Regulations?

December 18, 2023 at 06:11PM CISOs face increasing regulatory scrutiny amidst rising cyber threats. The SEC’s recent action against SolarWinds’ CISO signals heightened individual accountability. New reporting obligations for public firms compel CISOs to fortify security programs, potentially enhancing standing and investor appeal. However, clear guidelines from the SEC are beneficial, and adjusting operating procedures … Read more

Will you meet the directive?

October 16, 2023 at 11:11PM Upcoming changes to cyber security regulations in the US and Europe require organizations to focus on compliance. The SEC mandate in the US will enforce reporting of cyber incidents and the production of a Cyber Report by December 18. The DoD directive specifies that anyone working within the DoD must … Read more