ProcessBolt
From the Winter 2016 Issue

DFARS Implementation and Compliance: The New Interim Rule

Author(s):

Christine Kinyenje, Founder and Principal Consultant, CKSecurity Solutions

In response to recent Executive orders and mounting pressure after high-profile government data breaches, the Department of Defense (DoD) approved an interim rule Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement: Network Penetration Reporting and Contracting for Cloud Services for the Defense Federal Acquisition System (DFARS Case 2013–D018), taking immediate effect. The rule, which will affect many government … Read more

From the Summer 2015 Issue

Strategizing for Data Breach Risk Management

Author(s):

Christine Kinyenje, Founder and Principal Consultant, CKSecurity Solutions

Organizations are struggling to handle data breaches, as their frequency in the news indicates. According to the Ponemon Institute and IBM’s 2014 report on corporate data loss prevention, the average cost of a data breach to a company was $3.5 million – 15 percent more than what it cost in 2013.1  It is evident from the … Read more