About Us | Contact Us
View Cart
Archive for 'Dan’s New Leaf' Category

Our Blog Policy

By Vigilize - Last updated: Thursday, July 1, 2021

While we’re not a news service, we often use current events to comment on trends and our services. This blog is intended to get people thinking about topics and trends in Technology Risk Management, through our article reviews, as well as through original blog articles about current events and our MSSP services (such as our […]


Risk-Based Authentication Practices

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, June 21, 2021

A follow-up on Dan’s 2008 Password Manifesto On the NIST Publication on Digital Identity Guidelines Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . In June 2017, NIST released a special publication on digital identity, NIST SP 800-63, that is starting to get the attention […]


The Risk of AI Risk

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, May 24, 2021

Or, the risk of email hypnosis . . . And the other implications of complacency! Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Now that the pandemic is coming to an end, most of us are returning to our daily commutes.  Are you finding […]


Sometimes Say Sometimes

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, March 22, 2021

Another Manifesto A supply-chain manifesto by the author of Never Say Never: A Password Manifesto! Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . [Sssshh.  Turn out the lights.  Let’s lower our inner voices, as I have something to propose that might be a bit […]


T7: The Trend of Trends 2021

By Vigilize - Last updated: Monday, January 25, 2021

Top 7 Trend Articles of 2021. . .  . . .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 your work through your strategic planning process.  We hope reviewing these articles will help you […]


The One Test

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Friday, January 8, 2021

The One Test… …Is there a Test that Covers 9/11’s of the Battle? Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Twenty years ago two geek-friends and I debated the following question:  “Is there an Audit Test that covers 9/11’s of the battle?” This […]


The Magnificent Seven 2021

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, December 21, 2020

Seven Trends . . . that small bank Information Security Officers face in 2021 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 […]


R7-2021

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, December 21, 2020

Top Seven Risks . . . that small bank Information Security Officers face in 2021 Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Once again, I compile this list in preparation for updating our normal board of directors awareness training PowerPoints and movies and such. […]


Incident Response on Steroids!

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Turning Letters into Lemonade . . . Could Marketing Messages be Pre-Planned Into Response? Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Something I just noticed: I now know what Yandex is. And I would not have known about this interesting browser had it […]


P-7 The Top Seven Awareness Posters 2020

By Vigilize - Last updated: Wednesday, December 9, 2020

Social Engineering Awareness is BIG! Here are the top seven posters as of the last twelve months! Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Given what a hit the posters we did during the year were, we decided to run some reports to see […]