Ok, the results are in!

Deborah Kish Data breach, Data security, Privacy Leave a Comment

Thanks to all of you who responded to my last blog post regarding unstructured data security and privacy topics you’d like to hear more about. Here’s a sampling: Why do so many data loss prevention projects either stall or de-scope? Why with significant industry expenditures in the space do we continue to experience record-breaking instances of data breaches and exfiltration? …

What’s Next from Deborah’s Desk

Deborah Kish Cybersecurity, Data security, Insider threat, Print security, Privacy Leave a Comment

So, in my last post, I mentioned a series of webinars and thought this would be a good opportunity to provide a little preview into some of the topics we’re planning on discussing. Unstructured data, of course!  But what about it?  I’ll be discussing the challenges… kind of a “What I heard from you as a Gartner data security analyst” …

What’s New at Fasoo?

Deborah Kish Cybersecurity, Data breach, Data security, Insider threat, Privacy Leave a Comment

Me! After over 20 years with leading IT consultancy, Gartner, I am excited to announce that I have recently joined data security vendor Fasoo. At Gartner, my focus on enterprise data security and compliance challenges, products and technologies led me to really understand the significance of the “Wild Wild West” nature of unstructured data. On average, I advised 30 CISOs …

Don’t Complicate Data Discovery and Classification

Ron Arden Data breach, Data security, Privacy

Data discovery and classification is an important first step to protect your confidential data and comply with privacy regulations.  You need to identify the location of your data and its value to your organization before determining how to protect it.  Done right, this leads to a data-centric security and compliance program that is critical to your corporate brand and competitive …

Stop Wealth Management Data Breaches

Ron Arden Cybersecurity, Data breach, Data security, Insider threat

The financial services industry is a frequent target of hackers, but a larger threat may be trusted insiders since they have access to a lot of sensitive customer data.  Advisers within wealth management practices regularly share data with other advisers, staff members, a counterparty or a trusted third-party service provider. They may inadvertently or deliberately share that data with unauthorized …

Fasoo Presents Incident Response Solution

Ron Arden Cybersecurity, Data breach, Data security, Insider threat

Fasoo sponsored and presented at an event in Columbus, OH on November 13, 2018 entitled “Incident Detection, Response and Recovery” highlighting how to prepare and manage an incident response plan for cybersecurity and data protection.  Presented and cosponsored by Catalyst Solutions, IBM and Huntington Insurance, the event brought together experts in legal, insurance, law enforcement, government, accounting and security disciplines …

Fasoo Highlights Unstructured Data Security at RSA 2018

Ron Arden Cybersecurity, Data security

Fasoo’s message of finding, protecting and controlling unstructured data definitely made an impact on attendees at the 2018 RSA Conference in San Francisco.  With new regulations like the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming on quickly and the general feeling that businesses need to do more than just track file access, companies are looking for a more comprehensive and practical …

Can An Oops Data Breach Make You Scramble?

Ron Arden Cybersecurity, Data breach, Data security Leave a Comment

Most of the data breaches you hear about in the news are from external hackers infiltrating a network and stealing credit cards, personal data or intellectual property.  You don’t always hear about the oops or mistake that caused the same problem from a trusted insider.  This past week Heathrow Airport and London’s Metropolitan Police were scrambling to find out how …

Fasoo Shows Wrapsody Productivity and Security Platform at Gartner Symposium 2017

bcarambio Cybersecurity, Data security, Secure collaboration Leave a Comment

Fasoo demonstrated the latest version of the Wrapsody productivity and security platform at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2017 from October 2 – 5, 2017 in Orlando, FL.  There was a lot of interest from CIOs, other executives and security professionals as many are struggling with how to secure sensitive information while also providing enhanced productivity for documents or unstructured data. This …

Is Encryption Really That Hard?

Ron Arden Cybersecurity, Data breach, Data security, Insider threat Leave a Comment

The problem today is sensitive information is leaking from organizations like a dripping faucet.  The recent Equifax data breach is just the latest example of a constant barrage of leaks in the news.  All the experts say the best way to stop data leaks is by encrypting sensitive data. So why isn’t everyone doing it?   What’s the problem?  New …