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The Security Current Podcast features CISO-led interviews with industry thought leaders about key challenges, best practices and innovative approaches to information security, risk and privacy.

Apr 30, 2015

The percentage of the IT budget allocated to security is increasing. In fact, it is growing at a faster rate than the overall IT budget. But what about staffing? Security departments have too many consoles to manage, and have too many false positives to consider. In this podcast recorded on one of the shuttle buses at...


Apr 29, 2015

Some 2.5 billion emails containing malware were sent in 2014. Malware URLs are on the rise. Phishing URLs are on the rise. And according to CYREN's 2015 Cyber Threats Yearbook it doesn't appear that attackers will be letting up any time soon.

The CYREN report, which analyzed 5 trillion Internet transactions, found that...


Apr 27, 2015

More than 90 percent of enterprise security problems are reportedly caused by malicious email.

The number of corporate spear phishing attacks is growing. It isn’t a matter of if an employee will click on a malicious email, voicemail, or efax etc. but a matter of when.

Blocking, detecting and responding to phishing,...


Apr 14, 2015

2015 has been dubbed the year of the security start-up and competition has never been greater. How do Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) who are responsible for the security of their enterprises identify cutting edge technologies?  And how do the start-ups rise above the tide? 

Security Current is launching its...


Apr 7, 2015

How big a market is Security Analytics? If you ask our guest, Gartner Research VP Dr. Anton Chuvakin you'll hear that there actually is no specific or defined market called Security Analytics. He says that while there are technology providers offering products or services so labeled they all do somewhat different things...