November 29, 2016
What's it like to be the CFO at an industry-disrupting startup? The CFOs at Blue Apron and Redfin shed light on the startup mindset at the 14th annual MIT Sloan CFO Summit.
November 24, 2015
As senior IT leaders sought to adapt IT strategies to a rapidly changing, digitally connected marketplace, one thing that didn't change in 2015 was their pay.
April 23, 2015
Executives now listen to their security managers but experts speaking at the RSA Conference 2015 say infosec leaders must learn business security skills and think long term.
December 10, 2014
Among the new details uncovered this week, Sony executives received extortion emails just days before troves of the company's data were released online as part of a massive breach.
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The 2014 Sony Pictures hack highlights the importance of responding appropriately to email extortion. Learn what steps executives should take to best manage the situation. Continue Reading
Executives don’t have time for formalized security risk training, so the onus is on the security team to become involved with core business processes. Continue Reading
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