March 2021 - Ascent Conference March 2021 - Ascent Conference

Jason Loomis on cyber risks with startups, M&A, and SolarWinds

For those of you who don’t know Jason Loomis, here’s a quick rundown. Jason has been in the information security industry for 20 years in a wide range of industries including TechStyle Fashion Group, ProKarma, and Mellon Capital Management. For the last three years, he has been mindbody’s CISO, a SaaS technology platform for the […]

Get The Lowdown on Supply Chain Risk Management With Lena Smart

The latest research shows that more than 80% of organizations have experienced a data breach as a result of security vulnerabilities in their supply chains.  It’s crucial that all companies understand the risks that can live inside their supply chain and foster a culture of organization-vendor cross-collaboration to be able to prevent and minimize the […]

Don’t be the next Solarwinds. A talk with Samantha Schwartz

December 2020 saw the exposure of the largest, most sophisticated, and stealth cyberattack seen to-date. SolarWinds was subjected to an attack that reportedly compromised 18,000 of its clients, including at least nine federal agencies. Alarmingly the hack went undetected for several months. Its sheer size and magnitude mean that it may take years to secure […]

Being Cyber Secure & Resilient for SaaS CISO Leaders

Today’s senior leaders in business and information technology continue to strive to remain cyber secure and resilient to stay several steps ahead of cybercriminals. Most Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) have come to terms with the fact that cyberattacks have become an inevitable and undeniable truth for all enterprises at every level, size, industry, and […]

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