Given the high cost of containing information security breaches, financial institutions have invested lots of time and money into developing incident response programs. But how do they know if their program is working properly?
Lessons learned from TJX and previous data breaches to improve data protection
Outline data protection regulations financial institutions face
What regulators expect financial institutions to have in place for data protection
Best practices in data protection from a regulator, banker and processor
The banking industry is one of the most highly regulated and closely supervised among those handling sensitive consumer information. Besides being subject to security breach disclosure laws at the state and federal levels, it must comply with industry-specific laws and regulations related to information security and...
The SANS Institute is the largest source for information security training and certification in the world. BankInfoSecurity.com recently interviewed Alan Paller, Director of Research for SANS and probed his views on information security and cyber threats facing financial institutions.
As Director of Research for...
During Howard Schmidt's remarkable career in public and corporate service, he has seen it all from the inside. He began his information security career in government in the U.S. Air Force and helped establish it's groundbreaking computer forensics lab. He then moved into law enforcement. Later he left public...