Implementing a Third-Party Vendor Risk Management Program

In today’s episode with CISOSHARE President and CEO Mike Gentile, we go over tips and lessons on implementing an effective third-party or vendor risk management program. We gathered insight from our own team, as well as lessons that other professionals have learned to give you a picture of what you should and shouldn’t do when you’re...

Security Trends in 2019 and into 2020

The discussion started with checking how we did with our predictions about regulatory fines and liability caps. In the wake of several large breaches, we’ve seen huge fines being collected, along with unlimited liability caps in new business relationships.  We’ve seen the diet pill mentality continue throughout 2019, namely through an over reliance on automation...

Automation Insight and Tips

Automation is a newer aspect of many organization’s cyber security programs. Companies are using technology and other solutions to try and make specific process areas of their security program policies more efficient, hopefully saving members of the team time and effort in certain areas.  Sounds simple, right? Find a solution that does what you want,...

Building a Cyber Security Framework

Cyber security frameworks. They form the foundation of your company’s security program, but they can easily feel overwhelming. This episode with CISOSHARE’s President and CEO Mike Gentile will hopefully demystify and explain what goes into a successful framework.  More than just cyber security best practices, the requirements included in your framework should be based on...

Choosing a Virtual CISO

In this episode of True Colors of Cyber Security, Mike Gentile walks us through what you need to know when you’re searching for a virtual CISO.  Whether this is the first time you’ve heard about virtual CISOs or they’ve been on your radar for a while, we go over some of the key points that...

10 Mistakes People Make in Cyber Security

In the latest episode, we’re sitting down with CISOSHARE’s President and CEO Mike Gentile to talk about 10 mistakes people make in cyber security.  We go over 5 mistakes made by newcomers to the cyber security discipline, as well as 5 pitfalls that established veterans fall into. We cover a few of the following topics:  Lack of confidence...

Veterans in Cyber Security

Veterans in Cyber Security In this episode, we’re looking into the human element of cyber security to talk about the veteran experience. Mike Gentile talks to us a little bit about why hiring veterans is an important part of CISOSHARE’s culture and business. We’ve opened up the conversation to Adam Couch, CISOSHARE’s Vice President of...

Women in Cyber Security

Women in Cyber Security In this episode of True Colors of Cyber Security, we’re joined by some of the talented women in CISOSHARE. We’re joined by Savannah Daugherty, Miad Moussawi, Malia Mason, and Amanda Nieznanski to share their experiences in entering the cyber security space, what it’s been like working in the industry so far,...

ISO Certifications with Juliana Wood from CIRQ

ISO Certification Tips and Experience with Juliana Wood, Director of Certifications, CIRQ In this episode, we’re talking about ISO — certifications, compliance, and how to determine whether your organization needs a full certification, compliance, or something in between. Join us along with Mike Gentile and our first guest! Calling in from Baltimore, we’re excited to...

Cyber Security Trends

In the first episode of True Colors of Cyber Security, Mike Gentile, President and CEO of CISOSHARE offers his thoughts on the coming trends in the information security space this year. The past few years in cyber security will have an impact on the way businesses will approach cyber security moving forward. Regulations like HIPAA,...