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Technology Overload? Why Just Buying New Tools Is Not the Way to Better Security

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Amar Singh, CISO, News International
Can you stand in front of your CEO or Board and guarantee them that all the investments they have signed off for Information Security will protect them from the APTs or Hackers or the latest Malware? Can you? Have you invested in all the best tools, software, systems & devices AND are still not really confident if they all work together to find that one piece of malware that you know may cost your company millions of dollars in reputation and fines?

Don't spend a penny (or dollar) more on any new technology until you hear Amar's take on why all the tools, systems, devices are pretty much useless unless you have, as they say, "all your ducks in a row"

Breaking the mold of the typical CISO, Amar Singh is making a mark in the global InfoSec community as a leading, innovative, and benchmark-setting Information Security C-Level Executive. Amar brings a unique fusion of pragmatism, practicality, with a healthy dose of proportionate paranoia to his work and is commanding the Information Security and assurance space with his inspiring approach to Information Security Governance, Risk & Compliance.

Amar is also known for offering cutting-edge Solutions for all aspects of IT Security & Information Assurance development, from design and planning to creation of overall infrastructure and processes. Amar is a long time CISSP (33055), holds UK Security Clearance, and has several Industry certifications including ISACA's CRISC, Management of Risk Practitioner, ITIL, Certified Ethical Hacker and many others.
Aug 9 2012
45 mins
Technology Overload? Why Just Buying New Tools Is Not the Way to Better Security
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