Lessons Learned, New Beginnings

This month, as graduates move the tassel from one side of the cap to the other, I’m reminded of my undergraduate education in history and English at the University of Maryland (go Terps!). I became fascinated by the new beginnings that emerge after devastating tragedies. For example, the bubonic plague – known as the “Black…

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Building a Security Operations Program

We recently sat down with Adam Hirsch, senior vice president of information security at PVH Corp., to discuss how he built his security program. When he started at PVH Corp. seven years ago, there were no formal security operations or risk functions. He had a five person security administration team spread across the U.S. and…

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Announcing Theresa Payton as a 2020 RH-ISAC Summit Keynote Speaker

The RH-ISAC is proud to announce that Theresa Payton, the first female White House chief information officer and a leading cybersecurity expert, will be a keynote speaker at the 2020 RH-ISAC Cyber Intelligence Summit on September 15-16, 2020, at the Lansdowne Resort and Spa in Leesburg, VA.   You may recognize Theresa as one of…

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Workforce Awareness During COVID-19

As the world scrambles to respond to the outbreak, more and more workers around the globe are working remotely in an effort to contain and mitigate the pandemic. This has opened new avenues for hackers, as in many cases the companies may not have the infrastructure or policies in place to support secure remote working,…

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Discussing the PCI Software Security Framework: What Merchants Need to Know

Payment acceptance begins with confidence in the security of transmitting data.  As technology advances and new platforms emerge, the security of the software that supports those transactions becomes increasingly critical to safeguarding payment information. Modern software development requires objective-focused security to support more nimble development and update cycles than traditional software development practices. This issue…

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