Sep 14 2016

The Role of Finance in Cybersecurity – Layer 8 Security Speaks at Treasury Summit in Boston


Boston, Massachusetts – Layer 8 Security’s Director of Security Service, Daniel Costantino, was a guest speaker at the Innovation Enterprise’s Treasury Management Summit at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston, MA on September 9th as part of the “Fraud & Cybersecurity – Treasury’s Role” panel session.

Treasury executives from CBS, Microsoft, TD Bank, Independence Blue Cross, and more from around the country gathered to learn cybersecurity strategy and risk management from the experts. Insights regarding emerging cybersecurity threats, ransomware, the sophistication of cyber criminals, and their motivation were discussed.

A major takeaway from the panel audience was the importance of having an information security program that appropriately fits your business’ risk profile and objectives. Mr. Costantino has years of experience taking companies through these waters.

“You don’t drown from falling in the water, you do from failing to get out,” says Mr. Costantino. “It’s essential to build an information security program that is resilient, but also one that exists to enable to business mission rather than create unnecessary roadblocks.

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Layer 8 Security focuses on the effective management of cybersecurity at the human layer where business processes and technology intersect various service such as compliance risk management, security risk assessments, penetration testing, training, and more. The Layer 8 Security team has extensive experience and training from operations serving in the National Security Agency, U.S. Cyber Command, DoD, Special Operations, and Private Industries. Layer 8 Security members have served at home and abroad, and many still serve today in the Reserve.

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