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COVID 19 : Lessons Learnt (11 March 2020)

I have been involved in response to COVID19 which took the world by surprise & during last 2 months, I did several things at unprecedented speed.

I am putting together this article summarizing my lessons learnt & hope these will be useful for others. I would have liked to articulate more, but I am choosing to keep my sentences short & straightforward - exactly how you should communicate when you are dealing with infectious diseases

So here are the lessons…


Added by Siddharth Sharad Padbidri on March 11, 2020 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Sample Cyber Security Update For Management (COVID 19)

During the COVID 19 crisis many organizations had to shift to Work From Home in a very short notice. During this time it is very important to keep your management and team members informed. Here is a sample cyber security update for your management during the COVID 19 pandemic.

Sample Cyber Security Update For Management
I wanted to keep you all updated on the progress on cyber security posture of "Your Company" and…

Added by CISO Platform on April 17, 2020 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Work From Home Guidelines for Security (COVID19)

I hope all of you are doing well. As you are aware that as response to Coronavirus Crisis many of us had to transition to work from home.  
The bad news is that Work from home poses unique security threats and challenges. Hackers have already started exploiting the current situation. We must be very cautious. The world is in a crisis and we cannot afford to face another crisis in the cyber world.

Work From Home Guidelines for…

Added by CISO Platform on April 17, 2020 at 5:00pm — No Comments

The Corona Threat Intelligence

Its been all over the news, the Corona pandemic. Being a part of Threat Intelligence definitely helped me protect the infrastructure I work for. Whilst it all started with cyber attackers using a Fake Coronavirus campaign deploying Emotet, it slowly and steadily spread across different continents and Threat Actors(TA) to use this opportunity to deploy their malicious tools, intents.

While a little humane on TA would have been appreciated, It never was a problem for TA to lure users to…


Added by Alston Daril on March 20, 2020 at 5:30pm — No Comments

[Webinar] Upskilling Your Engineers in Cybersecurity while they WFH

Key points of Discussion 

1)- How attackers audit your products

  • What lessons can be learned from them

2)- Why evaluate your engineers via a CTF

  • You will understand the strengths and weaknesses of your team
  • Engineers will understand attack vectors, their ease or…

Added by Shital Singh on April 9, 2020 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Sample Email From CISO to the Board for Preparing for Black Swan Event

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to disrupt there is another threat that is rising by the day- the risk of cyberattacks. Work from home will suddenly change the security dynamics both from defense and offense perspective and the world is not prepared for it.

Here is a sample Email from a CISO to the Board:

Hello everybody,

I hope all of you and your family/friends…

Added by CISO Platform on April 17, 2020 at 5:30pm — No Comments

[Webinar] Collaborated Cyber Defense in Pandemic Times

Key Discussion Points -

- How cyber security teams should collaborate in pandemics

- Your remote employees are now your 3rd parties.

- Quickly achieve security by asking a CISO you know

- How to ask a peer without revealing internal information

- What information is useful to share

About Speakers : Akshat Jain | CoFounder at Cyware Labs…


Added by Shital Singh on April 30, 2020 at 12:08pm — No Comments

Cyber Security Considerations Regarding Telework or Remote Work Options in COVID 19

This blog is posted on behalf of Nilesh Gavali. As organizations prepare for possible impacts of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), many may consider alternate workplace options for their employees. Remote work options—or telework—require an enterprise virtual private network (VPN) solution to connect employees to an organization’s information…


Added by CISO Platform on April 8, 2020 at 4:01pm — No Comments

Check list for Work from Home Amidst COVID 19

This is posted on behalf of Ashish Khanna, Assistant Vice President - Corporate IT for EIH Limited (Oberoi Group).

Due to CORONA virus most of the organizations are allowing their employees to work form home.Here is a checklist for work from home amidst COVID-19.

Check list for Work from Home Amidst COVID…


Added by CISO Platform on April 8, 2020 at 3:30pm — No Comments

10 Best Practices for a Secure “Home WiFi” Network

This blog at CISO Platform is written on behalf of Archie Jackson, Senior Director and Head of IT & IS at Incedo Inc.

10 Best Practices for a Secure “Home WiFi” Network

  1. Default Router Password: Access your home WiFi router settings by typing into

    your web browser. Enter the username and password for the router. You may find it on the

    router label. Most of the home WiFi…

Added by CISO Platform on April 22, 2020 at 4:00pm — No Comments

COVID - 19 The Disrupter

[Posted on Behalf of Dennis Leber Cybersecurity Executive | CISO | Board Member | Educator | Speaker | Author |]

What have we learned from this Global event?

Here are some of my thoughts; we learned getting back to basics is paramount.

In the haste to move Millions of people to remote work; many organizations and "experts" published the same message, use a VPN, strong passwords, updated anti-malware/virus solutions, update operating system(s),…


Added by Shital Singh on May 29, 2020 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Covid-19 – Teleworking Guideline

By @NileshGavali, CISSP, Security+

Covid-19 – Teleworking Guideline

As You all…


Added by Nilesh Gavali on March 22, 2020 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Increase of the Phishing attacks in the COVID-19 situation

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Novel CoronaVirus is not only posing a grave danger in the real world, but it is also posing a threat to the cyberworld. Cybercriminals are exploiting the public fears about this deadly virus using phishing attacks.

Phishing is a technique used by cybercriminals to send genuine-looking emails and make the user take actions. These actions can be replying with personal information or clicking…


Added by Venkata Satish Guttula on April 30, 2020 at 4:45pm — No Comments

Information Security Tips when Working from Home (COVID 19)

These Information Security Tips when Working from Home are posted on behalf of Bhushan Deo, CISO for Thermax Limited

Connection & Access

  1. Avoid connecting to unsecured Wi-Fi / networks for internet.
  2. Use…

Added by CISO Platform on April 8, 2020 at 3:49pm — 2 Comments

3 Steps That CISOs Can Take to Turn Hard Times Into a Blueprint for Success

As the CEO of Zoom, Eric Yuan is certainly one of the beneficiaries of the dramatic shift to remote work that’s occurred in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. His video conferencing platform has become somewhat of a phenomenon virtually overnight, and Yuan has become one of the world’s richest men in the process. So why has April turned into the …


Added by Pete Thurston on April 16, 2020 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Work From Anywhere Is The New Normal: Challenges & Solutions

Trying times like these requires organization to put their best foot forward for the safety of their employees and to enable business continuity. Work from anywhere in view of lock down and work from home is new normal. While some organizations had remote work enabled  with defined technologies and polices for some years  and are now…


Added by Smita on April 28, 2020 at 8:30pm — No Comments

6 prong strategy from a CISO perspective: Learning from the cyber defense and combating COVID 19 Threat

Always thought of writing this blog, since the COVID-19 menace started literally scaring all of us. For me today is the 10th day of following social distancing, the need of the hour. The 1st week itself was very hectic from work perspective. Enabling people to work from home SECURELY. Easier said than done. Lots of trade-off. In any case Cyber security practice is essentially dealing with trade-offs.” Every one of us, every day of our lives make security trade-off” very aptly told by Bruce…


Added by Durga Prasad Dube on April 13, 2020 at 3:00pm — No Comments

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