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CyberSecurity Sense is LBMC's monthly podcast that will provide insights and updates on such information security topics as: Penetration Testing, Ransomware events, Digital Forensic Analysis, Electronic Discovery and Litigation Support, Risk Assessments, Security Program Planning, Web Application Security, HIPAA Compliance, HITRUST Certifications, NIST 800-171 Certifications, PCI Data Security Standards, SOC Reporting and SOX Compliance.

Dec 5, 2017

A key observation that can be made within the information security industry today is that cybersecurity is not extremely difficult, it is just hard and requires long-term dedication, focus, and commitment. Considering this observation, a key question all cybersecurity professionals must ask is, “If you don’t know where you are, how do you know where you need to improve?” Knowing the answer to this question is essential for beginning or enhancing an organization’s cybersecurity program.

In this podcast, LBMC Information Security’s Bill Dean discusses some information security basics that many organizations are overlooking. Bill also walks through a series of basic questions that are good to ask when beginning or strengthening a cybersecurity program.

Listen, and discover these key takeaways:

  • Information about getting started and improving a cybersecurity program
  • Reasons that cybersecurity is not about the latest product, but rather about people, processes, and technology
  • Why products can’t help you avoid the hard work of cybersecurity basics