CIO, Paul Heltzel (76.5K): Top 9 challenges IT leaders will face in 2020, January 6, 2020 (US)

  • Yet another concerning security challenge for next year is combatting the rise of ransomware. Ken Galvin, senior product manager at Quest Software, suggests some organizations will need to create a new role for security pros dedicated to countering the malicious software. — Ken Galvin


Forbes, Gil Press (13M):  141 Cybersecurity Predictions For 2020, December 3, 2019 (US)

  • “One of the most significant challenges that IT professionals continue to face is maintaining the environments they are responsible for and ensuring that those environments consistently deliver the business-critical solutions that their organization requires. Customers no longer tolerate downtime, let alone data breaches. In 2020, we’ll see more organizations using AI and predictive proactive management to better anticipate, safeguard and prevent potential threat vectors ahead of time.”— Ken Galvin


Information Security Buzz, Staff (17k) : 2020 Cybersecurity Predictions – Experts Comments, November 1, 2019 (UK)

  • “To develop a proactive approach to security, there are many systems and devices that must work in tandem. Disciplined scanning, consistent patching, least privilege management enforcement, as well as the enforcement of disposable policies (including lifecycle asset management) is the responsibility of IT teams. It’s a tall order. We’ll see automation start to play a key role in managing all these elements.”  — Ken Galvin
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