This episode of Trustero’s Everything Compliance podcast features Richard Stiennon, Chief Research Analyst at “data-driven” cybersecurity industry analysis firm IT-Harvest. He is also a former Gartner Vice President of Research and security auditor for PriceWaterhouseCoopers (now PwC). His popular Security Yearbook: A History and Directory of the IT Security Industry, tracks more than 2,800 companies. He is also the author of several books, including There Will Be Cyberwar and Secure Cloud Transformation: The CIO’s Journey.
In a wide-ranging and informative conversation with Trustero’s Kimberly Rose, Richard describes how the pursuit of SOC 2 compliance can improve cybersecurity. He also offers views on some of the cybersecurity challenges facing SMBs and emerging enterprises, and how to address them.