The Future of the Security Executive?

I was presented with a question this week that I thought was worth sharing. The question was “What you think information security executives will need to be focused on in the next 2 to 3 years in order for their organizations to be successful?” I responded with these tasks-concepts that security executives must embrace: Collaboration… Read More

Dichotomy

  As we approach retail’s favorite season, I have the unique perspective of being concerned about information security as both the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for a commerce software company and as a customer to a plethora of retailers — some who are clients and others who are not. In effect, I’m wearing two… Read More

Western Governors University – Alumni News

My alma mater, Western Governors University, included a very nice alumni profile of yours truly in their spring 2012 newsletter. I have been a huge fan of WGU because of their progressive programming, competency approach to education, accessibility to non-traditional students, and significantly lower cost of education especially when compared to the outrageously ever-increasing costs to… Read More

Macon State College – School of Information Technology

I had the pleasure of being invited to Macon State College for an information security presentation to a great group of students and professors. We had a lively discussion about the three facets of The Security Trifecta: Governance, Technology, and Vigilance. One of the things I enjoy most are the creative minds that represent the… Read More