CISO 2014, Fortifying for the future

CISO_cloud_shieldSecurity Greetings: Gifts from the 2014 IBM CISO Assessment

While December ushers in festive moods and the spirit of giving, there are some things that companies don’t want to be on the receiving end for, namely a security breach. Luckily, the IBM Center for Applied Insights and IBM Security have gift-wrapped something much better: their annual CISO Assessment, with this year’s edition focusing on how security leaders can prepare for an uncertain future.  

Fortifying for the future:  Insights from the 2014 IBM Chief Information Security Officer Assessment:

  • Acknowledges the continuing issues for security leaders
  • Details their expectations for the future
  • Conveys direct advice through case studies
  • Provides recommendations to manage security uncertainty

The study first takes a snapshot of the 2014 security leader—his emerging role, her concerns, and areas of focus within their businesses. The findings are consistent with previous iterations of the study – as the role of security leaders continues to evolve, they are gaining more influence within their organizations…but also face growing challenges.

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