Modern Workplace

Data backup: an underappreciated key to a company’s survival

Mar 29, 2023
CISO's Gambit Ep. 24

For many organizations, data backups are not treated as something that may ultimately determine the survivability of the company. Avoid making this mistake, listen to W. Curtis Preston’s (a.k.a. “Mr Backup”) sobering stories of businesses destroyed in a single day due to poor data resiliency practices and how the 3-2-1 backup rule can help fend out off the fallout of ransomware and other catastrophic events.

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The CISO's Gambit podcast is a pragmatic cyber risk dialogue between cyber security leaders from leading organizations, like Zscaler. Topics span technical and non-technical aspects of cyber risk, cybersecurity, privacy, transformational change management, and the evolving role of the CISO as a thought leader and change agent. The podcast covers current risks, what's on horizon, and how CISOs can help deliver business value that lowers risks, flattens the total cost of controls, and reduces security friction on user experience and business velocity. You can subscribe to the podcast feed on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.