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The Magnificent Seven 2023
By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, January 9, 2023

Seven Trends . . . …that small bank Information Security Officers face in 2023 Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Welcome to the Magnificent Seven, my annual predictive article about the seven trends in technology that will impact the Information Security Officers of […]


The Four Basic Truths of System Security
By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Sunday, January 1, 2023

System Security and Cybersecurity are not the same thing. . . Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Regarding “information security,” the last thirty years have seen an evolution of frameworks, laws, and assessment approaches which intimidate the management team with their complexity.  […]


A Tale of Two Titles
By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, December 5, 2022

Dan’s Semi-Retirement . . . Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . If you follow my blog, you may have already surmised that I am starting to get ready for retirement.  This is actually a result of a long process we have been […]


T7: The Trend of Trends 2022
By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Thursday, July 28, 2022

Top 7 Trend Articles of 2022. . .  . . .For ISOs of Small Financial Institutions. Welcome to our annual T7 article:  a list of our favorite trend articles from the past year.  Our intent: help you organize your thoughts as you work through your strategic planning process.  We hope reviewing these articles will help […]


Why Local?
By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, June 27, 2022

Awareness is 9/11’s of the battle, if we use it! Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . One of my old college buddies hates banks.  He was turned down for a loan a long time ago and just can’t let go.  I actually […]


Russian Residuals
By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Friday, March 11, 2022

Dan’s response to incoming questions. . . Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . It’s about residual risk. A lot of people lately have been asking me if the world is on fire now that Russia is trying to attack us from a […]


My Take on the 36 Hour Rule
By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Wednesday, March 9, 2022

It doesn’t cover us. . . . . . but we’ll agree to it anyway. Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . I thought I’d write a quick DNL about the new 36 hour rule.  It’s due in May, so I am not […]


The Magnificent Seven 2022
By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, January 24, 2022

Seven Trends . . . that small bank Information Security Officers face in 2022 Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Welcome to the Magnificent Seven, my annual predictive article about the seven trends in technology that will impact the Information Security Officers of […]


Truth in Disasters, Part Two
By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, November 29, 2021

Ransomware is not a threat.  The threat is the APT.  Ransomware is simply one of the many tools available to the APT. Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Our article about truth in disasters garnered a lot more initial views than we’re […]


Truth In Disasters
By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, October 25, 2021

How Do We Know What We Know? Making Sure You Can Understand What Happened in an Incident. Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Until I reclined on my front yard, looking at the sky, following the instructions on how not to look […]


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