Business

Incentives Drive Results

The Challenges of Misaligned Incentives in Cybersecurity Cybercriminals are encouraged by their results, stealing money, breaking services, or gaining notoriety, and can quickly change tactics that are ineffective. But what encourages a cybersecurity team to do their best? Maybe more important, what discourages them? To understand more about this, we surveyed 800 cybersecurity professionals from …

Cloud Security

It’s a Quarter-past Cloud, Do You Know Where Your Data Is?

Cloud adoption is not something in our future—it’s today’s reality. Recently, McAfee, like many other enterprise organizations, implemented a “cloud first” policy. That is, we prioritize on cloud-focused architectures for our solution development and business to ensure we meet the scalability and agility requirements of both the public cloud and private cloud data centers. And …

Executive Perspectives

Cybersecurity and Me

I keep the things people care about safe. Their bank accounts, their private data, their social media accounts, their children, spouses, grandparents, employees and their company secrets. I didn’t set out to work in cybersecurity. But given what I’ve learned about the business, its people and their sense of mission, and our growing criticality to …