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Threat Modelling and Threat Actors

As security professionals working with software components it is not always easy to prioritise what security raising actions should be prioritised. According to most security standards (such as ISO27000) require a risk based security approach. Regardless if we are building our own applications, or we are installing third party software in our network we need to understand what threats there are to our environment. After understanding what threats there are, we prioritise them and thereby also prioritise what actions we should take to minimise the risk....

July 2, 2023 · 3 min · Oskar Edbro

Decision-Making in Security

As in all fields there are lots of decisions that has to be taken in Cyber Security. But how can we maximise our chances to take the correct decisions? This question has many answers, but from my experience many of them boil down to information. To make the correct decision one needs to make an informed decision. But what information is it that is needed, and how can we gather it efficiently?...

February 19, 2022 · 3 min · Oskar Edbro