Is compliance hurting more than it’s helping?

Is compliance hurting more than it’s helping?

COMPLIANCE IS OFTEN IN THE WAY OF WHAT WE ACTUALLY WANT AND UNDERMINES PROTECTION OF WHAT MATTERS MOST. Why do so many security experts lament when their leadership choose a compliance first security strategy? Because they know from experience that evidence of...
Why evidence of security is not prove of protection

Why evidence of security is not prove of protection

WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SECURITY AND PROTECTION? At Pharos, we often point out that “evidence of security is not proof of protection”. What do we mean? The BIG GAP between security and business leadership It’s no secret that CISO’s and security programs often...
6 Questions every CISO must answer

6 Questions every CISO must answer

THE PROTECTION PROBLEM SPACE VS. THE SECURITY PROBLEM SPACE When a corporate Board invests in security, they expect results. Usually, this means, “Keep us from having a headline making breach.” The threat landscape, the implications for the firm’s risk profile and the...