Cybersecurity on a Budget

What to do when money is tight

Helen Patton
7 min readAug 21, 2022

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I haven’t met a Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) yet, who hasn’t had to deal with tight budgets. It’s a normal state of affairs for security leaders. Even in industries that seem to throw a lot of money at cybersecurity, there are limits to how much money is available to spend, and no limit to the cybersecurity needs of an organization.

A stack of US twenty dollar bills

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Helen Patton

Cyber Security, Technology Ethics, and Humanity. What else? I can be found at CISOHelen.com or on Twitter @CisoHelen or on Mastodon @cisohelen@infosec.exchange