Tag Archives: CISO

The CISO Guide to API Security: Enabling Innovation Without Enabling Attacks and Data Breaches

Reported by | Updated: November 13, 2019

Manjunath Bhat, Sr Director Analyst, Gartner at Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2019 in Mumbai. Earlier it used to be said that there is an app for anything. Now there is an API for anything. APIs are viewed by many CEOs as the next source for revenue. Many companies have reached the limit of […]

CISOs believe cyber attacks will increase

Reported by | Updated: August 30, 2019

A recent survey of CISOs has found that 84% of them believe the risks of cyber attacks will increase and almost a quarter believe the capabilities of attackers are outpacing their ability to defend their organization. This is compounded with limited resources, including lack of sufficient budget and skilled professionals as well as a threat […]

Common Sense Security measures for banks

Reported by | Updated: December 3, 2018

Three CISOs have diverse views. Vivek Gupta, CISO at Allahabad Bank, feels uses of dual authentication in internal environment without exceptions, use of remote access of sensitive servers from less secured and controlled environment, use of emails or USBs in privileged systems, common user set in help desk/ service support systems which run in shifts, […]

FIDO is preferred standard for banking transactions

Reported by | Updated: November 22, 2018

Security specification FIDO, or Fast ID Online, can be a preferred authentication standard for banking transactions, feels Vivek Gupta, CISO at Allahabad Bank, stating it can be integrated internally, where a USB token is used, and some other standards can be internally set up in internal servers. Gupta has been quoted by Banking Frontiers for […]