We are now four months into a global health crisis that continues to evolve at a rapid pace, creating worldwide uncertainty at an international, business and personal level.
For cyber professionals and risk management leaders, as with other business functions, a significant challenge lies ahead. Not only do security professionals have to join the organisational fight against the consequences of the coronavirus, they must adapt to a complex, volatile and unpredictable environment, possibly with limited resources.
The ISF COVID-19 Resource Pack has been put together to help cyber professionals adapt to the challenges ahead and manage the surrounding risks. The pack includes the below:
ISF CISO Briefing: COVID-19 Response
Viewing the COVID-19 crisis from the perspective of the CISO and other risk management leaders, this ISF CISO Briefing explores important factors that affect an organisations’ risk profile and introduces a set of response recommendations while combatting the effects of COVID-19 on businesses worldwide.
Top Tips for the CISO: Beyond COVID-19
To stay relevant, organisations need to reinvent themselves and adapt to a hybrid environment that places greater dependence on remote workers and external parties.
This has security implications for today and tomorrow. These tips provide key considerations for the CISO during and beyond the current crisis.
Top Tips for Using Cloud Services Securely in the COVID-19 Era
Reliance on cloud services has become a critical lifeline for organisations. Many are increasing their cloud workloads, while others are fast-forwarding their move to the cloud.
Top Tips for Human-Centred Security in the Home Working Environment
Mass remote working increases the potential for human error due to a range of factors, including uncertainty, workload and heightened levels of stress. It also provides the opportunity for attackers to successfully manipulate human behaviour to compromise information security.
Top Tips for Supply Chain Security During the COVID-19 Outbreak
The COVID-19 pandemic has placed immense pressure on the supply chain. With resources stretched and stability of the chain weakened, a primary concern for organisations is the availability of services.
Top Tips to Prepare for Cyber Threats in the COVID-19 Era
The ISF Threat Radar is a visual aid created to accompany the Threat Horizon reports that can be leveraged by organisations to assess the impact of COVID-19 on the threat landscape. These ISF tips can help you to make the best use of the ISF Threat Radar.
Top 10 Cybersecurity Tips for Homeworking
The COVID-19 outbreak has turned many regular office goers and commuters into home workers. They have been thrust into an environment that is both familiar and strange that can pose novel risks for both staff and their employers. These Information Security Forum top tips can make your experience more safe and secure.