Reacting to a big breach

Big security breaches have become disturbingly frequent in recent years. And with every headline announcing a security failure comes the anger and blame-storming, a lot of it from security professionals. Understandable, but how useful is it?

Rather than face-palming all over Twitter, enumerating all the things they did wrong, and why they deserve getting hacked, there is a more useful response. As Rahm Emanuel said, “You never want to let a serious crisis go to waste.” A big public breach is a teachable moment for both you and your organization.

Read how you can use a big security breach to reassess your defensive capability in the face of known threat on Help Net Security.

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