Mike Tierney

VP of Customer Success at Netwrix. Mike is responsible for the overall customer experience. He has a diverse background built over 20 years in the software industry, having held CEO, COO, and VP Product Management titles at multiple companies focused on security, compliance, and increasing the productivity of IT teams.
Security & Compliance
March 3, 2021

NIST 800-53: A Guide to Compliance

The NIST 800-53 standard offers solid guidance for how organizations should select and maintain customized security and privacy controls for their information systems. NIST SP 800-53 Revision 5 is...
Security & Compliance
February 19, 2021

How to Perform a Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA)

Conducting a data protection impact assessment (DPIA) or privacy impact assessment (PIA) is a complex and challenging task. Nevertheless, it’s critical to do. Data privacy concerns have become a...
Security & Compliance
January 20, 2021

ISO 27001 Compliance: What You Need to Know

ISO/IEC 27001 is a set of international standards developed to guide information security. Its component standards, such as ISO/IEC 27001:2013, are designed to help organizations implement, maintain...
Security & Compliance
November 25, 2020

HIPAA Compliance Checklist

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), as amended by the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, is designed to keep individuals’...
Security & Compliance
October 13, 2020

Quantitative Risk Analysis: Annual Loss Expectancy

Risk assessment is an essential component of risk management. It enables you to determine potential hazards that may negatively affect specific projects or result from certain decisions. There are...
Security & Compliance
January 21, 2021

Data Security in Cloud Computing: Key Components

Businesses of all sizes are moving to the cloud to take advantage of the greater data availability, significant cost savings and data redundancy that cloud computing provides compared to a...
Security & Compliance
August 5, 2020

IT Security Audits: The Key to Success

An IT security audit is a comprehensive examination and assessment of your enterprise’s information security system. Conducting regular audits can help you identify weak spots and vulnerabilities...