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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 […]


Autopsy of the SolarWinds Hack Update

By Tanvee Dhir - Last updated: Monday, February 22, 2021

 A Timeline Update as of 02/22/21 An update to our Newest Employee’s FIRST Technical Article Another interim post-mortem review . . . . A Note About Updates: We have decided to leave the original article as it was originally posted and to update this post with any changes that have been made. You can see […]


Autopsy of the SolarWinds Hack

By Tanvee Dhir - Last updated: Monday, February 1, 2021

A Timeline as of 01/24/2021 Our Newest Employee’s FIRST Technical Article Another interim post-mortem review . . . . A Note About Updates: We are leaving this article as is, but for any updates to the timeline, check the Autopsy of the SolarWinds Hack Timeline Update article!      – Vigilize Introduction: As the managing […]


2020 IBA Cybersecurity Conference Insurance Review Checklist

By Vigilize - Last updated: Friday, October 2, 2020

Welcome 2020 IBA Cybercon Attendees! You can download a zip folder that includes our Simplified Insurance Review Boilerplate! Download Here Also, if you are interested in Insurance Review check out our video!    


Down ‘n Dirty Vendor Management Webinar Deliverables

By Vigilize - Last updated: Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Welcome Webinar Attendees! You can download a zip folder with all three of the deliverables for this month’s FREE infotex webinar. Use these documents to shore up or improve your Vendor Management Program! Download Here      


Zoom Security: No longer an Oxymoron

By Reynolds | Hadaway - Last updated: Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Lessons Learned from Zoom’s Rise… The only constant is change. An illustration of impermanence in information security. Zoom’s popularity is in a large part thanks to its ease of use and low cost. How can you go wrong with an application that is popular, cost effective, and easy to use? Good question, easy answer: security. […]


Down n’ Dirty Vendor Management Webinar Movie

By Vigilize - Last updated: Monday, July 6, 2020

A Webinar Back by popular demand! Based on what Dan is finding in reviews of several audits where Clients talked us into accepting shortcuts, Dan will review several shortcuts (that your auditor and/or examiner MAY agree with).  


The Network Support Provider Review Checklist

By Vigilize - Last updated: Monday, June 1, 2020

A Webinar Short Small banks who outsource network supports have a conundrum on their hands: How do we ensure proper due diligence on a critical vendor, with possession of information, that cannot afford the standard audit regime? This webinar short attempts to answer that.


KPMG Admits “Astonishing” Misconduct, Accepts Record Fine

By Vigilize - Last updated: Monday, July 1, 2019

The firm edited workpapers ahead of examinations, and had employees cheat on certification exams… An article review. We rely on accounting firms to provide us with accurate, unbiased information, but it appears that KPMG—one of the largest firms in the world—has been engaging in misconduct that the SEC has called “astonishing,” according to an article […]