Why do security awareness trainings fail to impact employee behavior, and how can nudging help? All too often, cybersecurity is perceived to be overwhelmingly technical in nature. However, Information Security professionals would be wise to keep in mind the words of security expert and cryptographer Bruce Schneier: “Only amateurs attack machines, professionals attack people”. Security […]
“Measurement is the first step that leads to control and eventually to improvement. If you can’t measure something, you can’t understand it. If you can’t understand it, you can’t control it. If you can’t control it, you can’t improve it.” H. James Harrington Velocity Overlooks Measurement In modern business, there has been an increase in […]
In 2012, online footwear company Zappos suffered a data breach impacting roughly 24 million consumers which resulted in a class action lawsuit. During the litigation, the District Court of Nevada dismissed certain claims for lack of Article III standing on the basis that the consumers merely alleged a risk of potential harm resulting from the […]
Keeping up with the Evolving Landscape The continued evolution of enterprise threats has made Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) consistently seek better opportunities and strategies to defend the perimeter and drive action given scarce resources. Pioneering CISOs capitalize on the opportunity to mitigate threats by optimizing their organizational structure in a manner where defensive and […]
DayBlink Ranked 2018’s 8th Fastest Growing Consulting Firm by Consulting Magazine Vienna, VA (October 26, 2018) – Consulting Magazine has honored DayBlink as one of the fastest growing consulting firms landing at 8th in 2018. DayBlink attributes this incredible growth to its dedicated team and commitment to building strong client relationships. Earning this ranking also […]
As large organizations grow and mature, they will often find themselves facing similar challenges in proactive risk management and remediation – particularly in the realm of cybersecurity. While information technology companies have historically been the most aware of cybersecurity risk, they remain exposed to threats to their products, services, network, systems, and data. These organizations […]
McLean, VA (April 13, 2018) – DayBlink Consulting has been named a Best Place to Work in Greater Washington Area by the Washington Business Journal, ranking #13 in the Large Company Category. This year there were over 400 nominees, and DayBlink is proud of its team whose dedication has helped make this award possible. DayBlink […]
DayBlink resources were contracted by a leading manufacturer to assess an internal audit process, optimize it, and develop an automation solution to improve the overall efficiency and communication within the internal audit organization. DayBlink was able to streamline the process, evenly distribute the responsibilities, and deliver an automation solution that not only saved time, but also reduced operational risk for the firm.