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Content by Marc Wilczek

Marc Wilczek
Member Since: April 25, 2017
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How Much Downtime Can Your Company Handle?
Commentary  |  3/31/2020  | 
Why every business needs cyber resilience and quick recovery times.
Cyber Resilience Benchmarks 2020
Commentary  |  3/19/2020  | 
Here are four things that separate the leaders from the laggards when fighting cyber threats.
The Cybercrime Pandemic Keeps Spreading
Commentary  |  3/3/2020  | 
The World Economic Forum says cyberattacks will be one of the top global business risks over the next 10 years.
Comment: Re: Cyber Risk - Marc Wilczek - 12/27/2019
DDoS: An Underestimated Threat
Commentary  |  11/26/2019  | 
Distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks have become more common, more powerful, and more useful to attackers. Here's how to fight back.
Comment: Re: But of course - Marc Wilczek - 11/12/2019
Why Cyber-Risk Is a C-Suite Issue
Commentary  |  11/12/2019  | 
Organizations realize the scale of cyber-risk but lack counter-actions to build resilience.
Cybercrime: AI's Growing Threat
Commentary  |  10/4/2019  | 
Cyberecurity incidents expected to rise by nearly 70% and cost $5 trillion annually by 2024.
Most Organizations Lack Cyber Resilience
Commentary  |  7/11/2019  | 
Despite increasing threats, many organizations continue to run with only token cybersecurity and resilience.
Financial Sector Under Siege
Commentary  |  5/20/2019  | 
The old take-the-money-and-run approach has been replaced by siege tactics such as DDOS attacks and land-and-expand campaigns with multiple points of persistence and increased dwell time.
FBI: Cybercrime Losses Doubled in 2018
Commentary  |  5/8/2019  | 
The world has embraced digital technology, but cybercrime is putting a serious dent in corporate finances, the FBI finds.
Digital Transformation Exposes Operational Technology & Critical Infrastructure
Commentary  |  5/1/2019  | 
The convergence of OT and IP-based IT networks makes society more vulnerable, requiring CISOs to rethink defense.
Benefiting from Data Privacy Investments
Commentary  |  4/16/2019  | 
GDPR-ready companies experience lower overall costs associated with data breaches, research finds.
Under Attack: Over Half of SMBs Breached Last Year
Commentary  |  3/26/2019  | 
Many small and midsize businesses work faster and harder than large enterprises, but they're just as vulnerable to cybercrime.
Why Cyberattacks Are the No. 1 Risk
Commentary  |  1/15/2019  | 
The paradigm shift toward always-on IT requires business leaders to rethink their defense strategy.
Data Breach Threats Bigger Than Ever
Commentary  |  11/28/2018  | 
A quarter of IT and security leaders expect a major data breach in the next year.
95% of Organizations Have Cultural Issues Around Cybersecurity
Commentary  |  11/16/2018  | 
Very few organizations have yet baked cybersecurity into their corporate DNA, research finds.
Tackling Cybersecurity from the Inside Out
Commentary  |  11/2/2018  | 
New online threats require new solutions.
Cybercrime-as-a-Service: No End in Sight
Commentary  |  10/17/2018  | 
Cybercrime is easy and rewarding, making it a perfect arena for criminals everywhere.
Time to Yank Cybercrime into the Light
Commentary  |  7/16/2018  | 
Too many organizations are still operating blindfolded, research finds.
Modern Cybersecurity Demands a Different Corporate Mindset
Commentary  |  6/15/2018  | 
Very few organizations have fully incorporated all relevant risks and threats into their current digital strategy, research finds.
Cybercrime Is Skyrocketing as the World Goes Digital
Commentary  |  6/1/2018  | 
If cybercrime were a country, it would have the 13th highest GDP in the world.
Despite Risks, Nearly Half of IT Execs Don't Rethink Cybersecurity after an Attack
Commentary  |  4/25/2018  | 
A recent survey reveals a troubling degree of security inertia lurking among scores of organizations. But there are a few bright spots.
Federal Agency Data Under Siege
Commentary  |  4/13/2018  | 
Seventy-one percent of IT security professionals in US federal agencies have reported breaches in their organizations.
Mastering Security in the Zettabyte Era
Commentary  |  2/5/2018  | 
Many businesses are ill-equipped to deal with potential risks posed by billions of connected devices, exponential data growth, and an unprecedented number of cyber threats. Here's how to prepare.
The Disconnect Between Cybersecurity & the C-Suite
Commentary  |  12/28/2017  | 
Most corporate boards are not taking tangible actions to shape their companies' security strategies or investment plans, a PwC study shows.
Ransomware Grabs Headlines but BEC May Be a Bigger Threat
Commentary  |  10/12/2017  | 
With social media, gathering information has never been easier, making Business Email Compromise the land of milk and honey for cybercriminals.
7 Deadly Sins to Avoid When Mitigating Cyberthreats
Commentary  |  7/14/2017  | 
How digitally savvy organizations can take cyber resilience to a whole new dimension.
By the Numbers: Parsing the Cybersecurity Challenge
Commentary  |  6/14/2017  | 
Why your CEO should rethink company security priorities in the drive for digital business growth.
Comment: Re: #4 - Marc Wilczek - 5/3/2017
Comment: Re: #4 - Marc Wilczek - 4/30/2017
10 Cybercrime Myths that Could Cost You Millions
Commentary  |  4/29/2017  | 
Dont let a cybersecurity fantasy stop you from building the effective countermeasures you need to protect your organization from attack.


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