information security

Calculating the Value of Essential, Yet Intangible, Data Challenges
Insuranceciooutlook >> cioviewpoint

Scott Gilbert, Chief Information Officer, Marsh & McLennan Companies

The analysis and use of data have transformed industries across the economic spectrum: technology, transportation, lodging, retail, media, and finance, to name a few. The winners in the digital economy will be companies that can best collect data,...

Accountability in the Cloud
Insuranceciooutlook >> cxoinsights

Michael Stoeckert, CTO, ProAssurance

I am consistently surprised when cloud service providers do not require Service Level Agreements (SLAs) with financial penalties in their contracts. Privately held cloud vendors seem to have a pattern of not including mutual indemnification,...

Cybersecurity Risks, Regulations and Frameworks
Insuranceciooutlook >> cioviewpoint

Doug Cretsinger, Former CIO, GuideOne Insurance

Across the country, board members at different organizations are raising concerns about cybersecurity risks they face. Regulators are outlining new requirements to address these emerging risks. New frameworks are being used to ensure a...

Compliance-Not Only For Banks
Insuranceciooutlook >> cxoinsights

Bassam Alousi, Director-Technology, White Clarke Group

Due to the global finance market regulations, Banks and Financial Institutions are forced to comply with several regulatory requirements. In the past, these regulatory requirements were specific to the Banking and Financing Organizations. In...

The Goldilocks Theory for Risk Management
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Patricia Titus, CISO & CPO (Chief Privacy Officer), Markel Corporation

Companies need the f lexibility to transform the way they do business in order to meet the market demands and security needs to transform its thinking. We know that technology hasn’t stopped evolving therefore adoption continues to grow...

Information Security is More than Information Technology
Insuranceciooutlook >> cioviewpoint

Nick Coussoule, SVP & CIO, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee

Training. Education. Role play. More training. These are the key ingredients of a secure organization, because at its core, information security is about people. Generally they are the weakest link in the security chain, yet they are also...

Understanding Insurance Security
Insuranceciooutlook >> cxoinsights

Sean Murphy, VP & CISO, Premera Blue Cross

Traditionally, the healthcare industry has been reluctant to embrace the cloud. In many cases, for good reason. There were unclear supplier obligations under HIPAA along with sketchy access and data control provisions that really slowed adoption....

Maneuvering IT Strategies Through Cybersecurity Regulations
Insuranceciooutlook >> cxoinsights

Steve Bridges, SVP, Cyber/E&O Practice, JLT Specialty USA

Cyber threats to a company’s networks, systems, and data have long been among the chief concerns of CIOs and others responsible for leading an organization’s IT strategy. Enterprise decisions around information technology require a...

Steady Rise in Cloud Adoption in Financial Institutions: Report
Insuranceciooutlook >> news

FREMONT, CA: There is a steady increase in cloud adoption by financial institutions, recent surveys reveal.  The exponential growth of Big Data continues to alter the way banking industry addresses customer issues, notes Penny Crosman for...

To Improve ROI on Digital Transformation: Doctrines of Successful Implementation
Insuranceciooutlook >> cxoinsights

Sathyanarayanan Sethuraman, Principal, HCL

In this age of customer activism, success of business hinges on satisfying customers’ needs to retain and grow the mind and wallet share. It is very clear that customers want more for less. More of experience - ease, relevance and...

Helix Security: Integrating Security into the Core of the Organization
Insuranceciooutlook >> vendor

Dr. Kevin Streff, Founder & Director

Provider of cyber security solutions for protecting insurance data and network from spam, viruses, malware.

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