Category Archives: Security Management

Survey of ISO certifications, results for 2015

ISO is having surveys about number of ISO certifications, it is worth to have a look The table below is taken from the executive summary. There are also excel files available for each ISO standard that shows certifications per country … Continue reading

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Process reference model (PRM) for ISMS (ISO 27001)

ISO TS 33052:2016 “Process reference model (PRM) for information security management” is in interesting document which can be useful when evaluating the possible ways to implement the information security management system (ISMS) processes (see ISO 27001 ISMS requirements). This Technical … Continue reading

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Recommended Book: The Complete Book of Data Anonymization

I was getting started to search for information about data anonymization and preparing to took a time to do “yet another internet search” for information sources; until I happened to find this book. I was positively surprised that it did … Continue reading

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Cloud Security Spotlight Report (survey)

Yet another survey results are available in the “2016 Cloud Security Spotlight Report” and is interesting reading. slides webinar Example Applications Q: Which of the following cloud applications are deployed or will be deployed in your organization? Example Authentication Q: … Continue reading

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Android 6 and new privacy related settings

Android version 6, Marshmellow, has adopted a new run-time permission system that is available to the users. Permissions are divided into permission groups and users can modify permissions per application. It is possible to see how many applications are allowed … Continue reading

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Insider Threat Report, 2015 by Vormetric

Vormetric has published a set of documents as part of the Vormetric 2015 Insider Threat Report. The research has been conducted by Harris Poll and analyzed by Ovum. Some short extracts are shown below. Worth to have a look. The … Continue reading

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2015 Cost of Data Breach Study, reports conducted by Ponemon and sponsored by IBM

From IBM X-Force Research page IBM is proud to sponsor the tenth annual Cost of Data Breach Study, the industry’s gold-standard benchmark research independently conducted by Ponemon Institute. This is another interesting source of information when comparing your organization to … Continue reading

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