6 Facts you need to know about CISO’s – Free Guide

What is a CISO ? A CISO, or Chief Information Security Officer, is primarily responsible for an organization’s cyber security initiatives. CISOs are technologists, who can participate in high-level initiatives as business strategists. CISO’s ensure that IT systems comply with security and regulatory requirements. In summary a C(I)SO is the…

Speaking at GISEC 2021

Like in the past many years this year I am happy to announce that I will be speaking at GISEC again. GISEC is the Middle East Africa’s biggest cybersecurity conference with 150+ exhibiting brands, 180 speakers from our 30 countries. THE WORLD LEADERS IN CYBERSECURITY MEET TO DISCUSS THE FUTURE….…

GISEC spotlights critical infrastructure, cybersecurity automation

By Mark Ferranti : https://www.cio.com/article/3620284/gisec-spotlights-critical-infrastructure-cybersecurity-automation.html A massive move to remote work and rising geopolitical tensions that threaten critical infrastructure have caused many a sleepless night for CIOs and CSOs in the Middle East over the past year. They are also giving technology leaders gathering this week in Dubai at GISEC,…

Thank you Standard Chartered Bank

This week is my last week at Standard Chartered Bank ; while I am excited to join one of the worlds biggest Cybersecurity firms as CSO and Chief Cybersecurity Strategist , I am thankful for the tremendous experience SCB given me in the Financial sector . Thank you Bill Winters , Sunil Kaushal for being a…

HR Strategies to Drive Cybersecurity Culture in the New Normal

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced businesses across all industries to revise their working processes and requirements. From shifting overnight to a remote working model, furloughing staff and operating in a challenging economic climate, many businesses were unprepared for these transitions. However, these changes highlight the important role of Human Resource…

World Cybersecurity Summit

I will be speaking at the World Cyber Security Summit which is a thought-leadership driven, business-focused initiative that provides a platform for CISOs who are looking to explore new-age threats and the technologies/strategies to mitigate them. The show is virtually hosting CISOs across industry sectors from the MENA region who…

Cybersecurity in Banking Free Webinar

Join us where industry leaders bring their experience and perspective to discuss Cybersecurity in Banking ; Trends, challenges, regulations, & technologies Don’t miss out on RaCEWebinar, a 2-Day Cybersecurity webinar to be held on 3-4 February. 👉 FREE Registration:  Events | HIMAYA Protecting Data in an Era of Increased Cyber…

The Top Cybersecurity Certifications in 2021

What are the Most Valued Cybersecurity Certifications in 2021? This is an important question for employers, recruiters, seasoned security professionals, and especially for those planning a cybersecurity career. The Information Security Careers Network (ISCN) recently surveyed its LinkedIn community of over 90,000 members about the 50 leading cybersecurity industry certifications and courses. The…