fbpx

Category: IT Policies and Controls

Judge makes a ruling on an IP infringement case.

Intellectual Property Protections

Protecting intellectual property should be one of your top priorities to ensure competitive advantage.

3D printer creating a manufacturing component

3D Printing in U.S. Manufacturing

3D printing or additive manufacturing has become popular in recent years, and many security experts have begun to express their concerns.

Digital hand reaches out from a compromised laptop.

What is Social Engineering?

Given the financial losses due to the volume of social engineering attacks annually, you should know how useful your security training is and the key to modifying human behavior and critical to improving training effectiveness.

Business leader conducts a red team exercise.

What Are Red Teams and Why Conduct Exercises?

Valuable and objective insights about the existence of vulnerabilities, efficacy of defenses, and mitigating controls for the U.S. manufacturing industry. Click here to learn more about Red teams.

Supply chain professional creates a flow map.

How Third-Party Risks Impact the Supply Chain

A systematic approach to third-party risk management is needed for more effective supply chain management. Click here to learn more about third-party risk.

Supply chain professional interacts with a digital display.

15 Misconceptions About Supply Chain Cybersecurity

Comments or concerns regarding cybersecurity can often be myths or misconceptions. This helps explain why inaccurate conclusions and misconceptions about cybersecurity are common contributors to disruption within supply chains.

Capital building.

Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (aka CMMC)

CMMC aims to become a verification mechanism for protecting Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) and establishing cybersecurity controls on Defense Industrial Base (DIB).

Visual representation of online phishing scams.

Why Should Executives Care About Phishing?

This well-defined cybercrime process efficiently focuses criminal efforts toward high payoff activities. These tactics are not limited to those inside the company, as board members, accounting firms, and law firms also store and transmit sensitive business data and are also susceptible to targeted attacks.

Visualization of an ongoing penetration test.

Why Is Penetration Testing Important?

The documented frequency of cyber attacks against the U.S. manufacturing industry continues to increase year over year, as do the financial losses from the successful breaches. Click here to learn more about avoidance.