Steve Durbin

Steve Durbin is Managing Director of the Information Security Forum (ISF). His main areas of focus include strategy, information technology, cybersecurity and the emerging security threat landscape across both the corporate and personal environments. Previously, he was Senior Vice President at Gartner.

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Organizations are under an ever-growing host of threats. We’re seldom as safe as we think. Information Security Forum’s Steve Durbin outlines some standard beliefs it’s time to call into question. While the internet is an essential business conduit for countless organizations, it also harbors many serious security threats. Cybercrime is positively thriving in the midst of a pandemic that has caused major...

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Steve Durbin, Managing Director of the Information Security Forum (ISF), discusses some of the key risks to organizations today and provides guidance on how to steer clear of them while becoming more resilient. Until recently, leading executives at organizations around the world received information and reports encouraging them to consider information and cybersecurity risk. Yet not all of them understood how to...

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3 Emerging Areas of Concern Information Security Forum recently released "Top Emerging Threats for 2019," an annual outlook on the top global security threats businesses may face in the coming year. ISF’s Steve Durbin provides insight into some of the most pressing threats organizations should be aware of. It’s that time of year again – time for each and every one of...

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A Primer on the New Global Privacy Law For most organizations, the next year will be a critical time for their data protection regimes as they determine the applicability of the GDPR and the controls and capabilities they will need to manage their compliance and risk obligations. The GDPR has the potential to serve as a healthy, scalable, exportable regime that could...

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