Auditors vs. Managers: Finding Common Ground with CISA and CISM Certs If the CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor) certification is for InfoSec auditors assuring information security controls and the CISM (Certified Information Security Manager) certification is for cybersecurity managers, what do we make of the rare breed of practitioners that earn both certifications? Or are […]
QTNA: Incident Response In CyberVista’s Questions That Need Answers (QTNA) video series, we tackle some of the most testable and important cybersecurity questions on a weekly basis. This week we’re focused on Incident Response.
Cyber Exercises Your Executives Should be Doing (But They’re Not) Joe Kerfuffle, CEO of the large enterprise Widgets Inc., arrives at the office at 9am. He sits down at his desk and turns on his computer. To log in to the organization’s network, Kerfuffle types in his password – “12345.” Best to keep my password […]
RSA Conference 2018: The View from Booth 2240 The CyberVista team is in San Francisco for the RSA Conference 2018 this week. This annual pilgrimage lands us among over 45,000 of the brightest professionals in the InfoSec community and provides us with an opportunity to gain new insights into the needs of our current and […]
QTNA: RSA from RSAC 2018 In CyberVista’s Questions That Need Answers (QTNA) video series, we tackle some of the most testable and important cybersecurity questions on a weekly basis. This week we’re active at RSA Conference 2018. If you’re at RSAC, stop on by Booth 2240 South and enter to win a free training course. […]
Facebook’s Privacy Problem(s) Privacy Infringement, Russian Influence Operations, and Congressional Hearings – Oh My! Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his social networking empire have had much to answer for in recent years, with events most recently culminating to Zuckerberg’s two-day public scolding from both sides of the aisle on Capitol Hill. Zuckerberg’s reluctant visit and […]
“Cheap” Self-Studying Options Get Expensive Self-studying for your next cybersecurity certification is full of hidden expenses that quickly add up – especially if they don’t help you to pass. It’s a point that many cybersecurity practitioners pursuing certifications don’t know or choose to ignore: a large percentage of test-takers fail the exams on the first, […]
QTNA: Aggregation vs. Inference In CyberVista’s Questions That Need Answers (QTNA) video series, we tackle some of the most testable and important cybersecurity questions on a weekly basis. This week we’re covering the comparison between two concepts: aggregation versus inference.
Russian Threats to U.S. Critical Infrastructure Russian hackers aren’t just trying to tamper with U.S. elections, they’re going after the U.S. critical infrastructure. The Department of Homeland Security and the FBI have recently accused Moscow of orchestrating a series of cyberattacks targeting key public utilities.
CISM vs. CISSP: What’s the Difference? Visit this page to download the CISSP vs. CISM: Head-to-Head Comparison. CISM vs. CISSP Two of the most in-demand certifications in the cybersecurity industry are the Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) from ISACA, previously known as the Information Systems Audit and Control Association and the Certified Information Systems Security […]