The "Office of the CISO": A New Structure for Cybersecurity Governance

When it comes to cybersecurity governance and management, there is no “one size fits all” approach. Today’s CISOs have a far wider range of responsibilities than their predecessors as heads of IT security. The CISO role is no longer purely technical, focused on hardware and endpoint protection and on operations within the organisational perimeter. Today’s CISO is as likely to be involved with software security, cloud applications, security awareness, and user training.

What Is Governance, Risk, and Compliance?

The phrase “governance, risk, and compliance” (GRC) was first introduced in the early 2000s by the Open Compliance and Ethics Group (OCEG). Since then, the concept has fundamentally changed how businesses operate. Although GRC is not a revolutionary idea by any means, it is integral to assuring that organizations can achieve, and maintain, optimal business continuity.

The 5 Reasons Private Equity Firms Use Egnyte

Private equity firms understand the threat of cyberattacks all too well, but they don’t always know the best way to proactively address this growing problem. According to a recent report by global consulting firm Deloitte, worldwide private equity assets under management (AUM) are anticipated to reach $5.8 trillion by 2025.

Top Findings and Insights from Egnyte's New Data Governance Trends Report

Learn about the latest research on cloud security, data governance, and how IT leaders are preparing for the future of digital work. The Egnyte Data Governance Trends Report is based on responses from 400 CIOs and CISOs regarding the state of their data governance programs and the threats that keep them up at night. We'll dissect some of the most surprising and revealing findings, and share real-world examples that underscore their implications for IT teams of all sizes.

Twitch Data Loss Shows the Time for Data Governance is NOW

We have all probably heard about the recent news on the Twitch data breach. Yes, it is a huge deal, and the hack has received a ton of press. But I am amazed that the thing people are focusing on most is how much money the top streamers are making on a monthly or yearly basis.

Focus on Data Governance This Cybersecurity Awareness Month

For 18 years, Cybersecurity Awareness Month has raised technology users’ awareness about the critical importance of cybersecurity and provided them with helpful resources to interact safely online. This year’s observance of Cybersecurity Awareness Month could not be more critical. It is estimated that more than 2,800 ransomware attacks take place each week—that adds up to more than 145,000 ransomware attacks per year.

Improve Data Governance for GxP-Compliant Repositories

The need to employ data governance over sprawling repositories is essential in any industry, but it is especially important for the life sciences. The amount and types of data produced are not easily reviewed and organized. The value and sensitivity of the data makes it a lucrative target for cyber attacks. Egnyte’s data governance features give you more control over your data integrity, data privacy, and data security policies across a multitude of public cloud repositories.

Empower Your Data Governance

Learn how Egnyte protects your organization’s sensitive content from vulnerabilities that can stifle your productivity, including Insider Threats, Ransomware and Data Breaches. You’ll also find out how Egnyte can help you to maximize your GDPR, CCPA, GxP and HIPAA compliance initiatives. To gain visibility into your sensitive content, sign up for Egnyte’s complimentary Data X-Ray today: