Businesses Go Passwordless into Cloud Security

Infosecurity Magazine | March 07, 2019

Businesses Go Passwordless into Cloud Security
Security and risk management leaders are looking to better understand the link between risk and business goals, according to Gartner. In its newly released list of the top seven security and risk management trends for 2019, Gartner identified the ongoing strategic shifts in the security ecosystem that, given their potential for disruption, are expected to have a significant impact on the industry. The number one trend, "risk appetite statements are becoming linked to business outcomes," is indicative of the industry’s shifting focus on issues related to IT strategies. According to Peter Firstbrook, research vice president at Gartner, linking business goals to risk appetite statements “leaves no room for business leaders to be confused as to why security leaders were even present at strategic meetings.” Additionally, continued investments in threat detection and prevention have created a need for more investment in security operations centers (SOCs). “Detection and response capabilities are a major security gap that’s important and urgent for many organizations to still address as the ability to know if one is compromised is fundamental to effective risk management,” said Matt Walmsley, EMEA director at Vectra.

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Hobsons developed this Information Security Program to protect Personal Information, as that term is defined below, found on records and in systems owned by Hobsons. This Program is intended as a comprehensive set of guidelines and policies that have been implemented in compliance with regulations issued by the Information Commissioners Office (ICO). This Program will be periodically reviewed and amended as necessary to protect Personal Information.