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July 21, 2017 | Encryption, Digital Signatures, Certificates, Tokenization
By Aaron Turner, IANS Faculty

 Full Disk Encryption: Some Keys to Success

Full disk encryption is the best way to protect data at rest, but not all implementations are equally secure. In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Aaron Turner highlights key regulatory and technology issues to consider, and provides tips for getting the deployment right.

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July 20, 2017 | AppDev Frameworks
By Dave Shackleford, IANS Faculty

 Container Security Best Practices

Ensuring containers like Docker remain secure is critical, because any missed issues may end up propagating throughout an environment. In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Dave Shackleford offers some tips and best practices for deploying containers securely. 

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July 18, 2017 | AppDev Frameworks
By Jason Gillam, IANS Faculty

 Agile, DevOps and Security: A Primer

As more organizations adopt DevOps and Agile development methodologies, security needs to both understand and participate in the transition. In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Jason Gillam provides an overview of Agile and DevOps, as well as tips for ensuring security is seamlessly integrated and aligned in the process going forward.

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July 17, 2017 | Incident Response Planning
By Marcus Ranum, IANS Faculty

 Best Practices for Dynamic Business Unit Isolation

When malware strikes, many companies rush to isolate their critical business units from potentially infected corporate resources, but what are the best ways to go about this? In this Ask-an-Expert live interaction, IANS Faculty Marcus Ranum suggests scaling the separation level to match the threat, and pre-positioning key tools to ease after-separation monitoring and response.

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July 13, 2017 | Cloud Access Security Brokers
By George Gerchow, IANS Faculty

 Tips for Choosing, Deploying a CASB

Finding the right CASB for a global organization with critical use cases around shadow IT, DLP, encryption and more can be challenging. In this Ask-an-Expert live interaction, IANS Faculty George Gerchow helps weigh the options and offers tips for avoiding common deployment, staffing and vendor management issues.

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July 11, 2017 | Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
By Jason Gillam, IANS Faculty

 Get Up to Speed on the Agile SDLC

Shifting from Waterfall to Agile can be frustrating for security teams that aren't well versed in Agile's nuances. In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Jason Gillam explains the philosophy behind Agile, details the SDLC and shows how it can be used to improve software security over time. 

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July 5, 2017 | Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
By Josh More, IANS Faculty

 Tips for Protecting IP When Offshoring to China

Is it possible to offshore manufacturing processes to China while fully protecting corporate intellectual property (IP)? In this Ask-an-Expert live interaction, IANS Faculty Josh More recommends some key contractual, business process and security control changes to put in place to improve the odds.

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