KnowBe4’s New Vishing Module Takes a Bite Out of Automated Attacks

KnowBe4 has announced the release of its automated Voicemail Phishing Security Test module, the first of its kind, giving IT Managers the ability to test users on social engineering via the phone. As criminals have expanded their repertoire, moving into new territory with automated voicemail phishing (vishing) attacks, KnowBe4 has countered with a new module loaded with five Kevin ...


Convercent Unveils New Risk-Based Global Compliance Solution

Convercent today announced the launch of its Risk Management solution, a significant product enhancement that weaves risk throughout the Convercent platform to better prioritize compliance and risk management efforts. Convercent offers a single software solution for compliance tools and data to work together to address an organization’s most pressing risks, enabling compliance professionals to design a risk-based program, implement ...


Convercent Appoints Three Senior Executives, Strengthening Management Team of Fast-Growth GRC Leader

Convercent today announced three new key appointments to its executive team, with Joe LeBas joining as Chief Strategy Officer, Chris Nixon hired as the company's Executive Vice President of Marketing and Rachel Gerace as Vice President of Professional Services. All of the newly placed executives will help steer the evolution of Convercent's integrated global compliance solutions -- modernizing the ...


KnowBe4 Says Employee PC Wreaks Havoc in JPMorgan Hack

The Wall Street Journal reported today that JPMorgan was hacked and suffered a cyberheist called "a significant breach of corporate computer security." Bloomberg reported that the FBI, the U.S. Secret Service and even the NSA are investigating the incident that seems to have occurred in mid-August.


2015 World’s Most Ethical Companies® Recognition Program Opens September 15

The Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, announced today the launch of the 2015 World’s Most Ethical Companies® recognition program. Ethisphere will host a webcast on Friday, September 12, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. ET for those interested in learning more about the process, changes to the Ethics Quotient (EQ™) questionnaire ...

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Conselium Completes Search on Behalf of Alcon

Conselium, an executive search firm, has completed a search on behalf of Alcon Labs a division of Novartis. Mr. Carlo Calamia began his role of Director Global Compliance Training on 4-7-14 in their office in Fort Worth, Texas.


Managing the Shadow Cloud

The gap between the business and IT is widening. With ever increasing pressure to perform, business units, frustrated by rigid organizational structures, are circumventing the CIO organization to get their own IT solutions. This is known as "shadow IT." Shadow IT is not a new concept, but its recent increase has been dramatic.


Ethisphere Delivers First Issue of World’s Most Ethical Companies® Executive Briefing

The Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, this week released the premier issue of “The World’s Most Ethical Companies® Executive Briefing.” This quarterly publication, created by and for senior-level executives and Boards, is designed to drive conversations in the C-suite about the important role ethics plays in driving high business ...