Javvad Malik

9 Ways I’ve Seen Companies Respond to a Breach

Breaches aren’t easy to deal with, especially if you are of the opinion that companies are people, too. Having seen, been part of, and lent a shoulder to many a breach, Javvad Malik, Security Advocate at AlienVault, offers nine of the common (but not best!) ways that companies respond to breaches.

What If We Are Protecting The Wrong Things?

Too often, companies' security strategies revolve around minimizing reputational damage and achieving compliance. Javvad Malik, an award-winning information security consultant and security advocate at AlienVault, suggests that businesses need to take a more granular approach to focus on protecting employee and customer data instead.

If We Simplify IT Security, Maybe People Will Use It

The growing complexity of the cybersecurity industry is undeniable. Through personal examples, Expert Javvad Malik explains why complex problems don't always require complex solutions, pointing to examples such as hybrid cars, which are extremely complex technically, but seamless to use for a consumer.